Honours for a lifetime pursuit of mathematics
17 October 2018
Distinguished Professor Marston Conder of the University of Auckland has been awarded the Jones Medal from the Royal Society Te Apārangi to recognise his lifetime achievement in in mathematics.
Scientific knowledge is not 'left' or 'right'
16 October 2018
Opinion: the validity of scientific knowledge does not depend on the political leanings of researchers, so it is a nonsense to call for a left-right spread in Universities, writes Professor Natasha Hamilton-Hart (New Zealand Asia Institute).
Nothing artificial about the intelligence of kiwi students
11 October 2018
Three University of Auckland students have had their advice for the New Zealand Government on artificial intelligence (AI) published in The New York Times international edition.
Ones to watch - 40 outstanding young graduates named
10 October 2018
A hip hop artist, a teacher, and several global entrepreneurs are among the exceptional young graduates recognised by the University of Auckland in its annual 40 Under 40 list.
Northern Star gains degree
5 October 2018
Graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Geography and Anthropology was extra special for Fa’amu Ioane, who has balanced her study with premiership-level netball.
Black Sticks and children’s rights advocate among University Blues
4 October 2018
Some of the world’s top athletes were among the winners of the University of Auckland Blues Awards for 2018.
Professor Cindy Kiro: new Pro Vice-Chancellor (Māori)
2 October 2018
Professor Cindy Kiro has been appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor (Māori) at the University of Auckland.
NZ funding model means ongoing rankings fall likely
1 October 2018
While the performance of the University of Auckland continues to improve in most areas, it has fallen from the world’s top 200 Universities according to the Times Higher Education (THE) results announced today (Wednesday 26 September GMT).
Nothing rained on their parade
26 September 2018
Dodging the occasional rain shower, more than 2,000 graduands received their qualifications in the University of Auckland Spring graduation on Tuesday.
New admissions test for healthcare students
24 September 2018
A group of leading universities in Australia and New Zealand, including the University of Otago and the University of Auckland, are embarking on an exciting new collaboration with similar universities in the United Kingdom.
Inspirational keynote at Women of Influence Forum
20 September 2018
Dame Anne Salmond was the keynote speaker at the Women of Influence Forum 2018.
Women in science – a celebration of NZ pioneers
19 September 2018
Pioneering women scientists who helped pave the way for others are being honoured as part of Women’s Suffrage 125 celebrations by having the University’s science departments and schools named after them for the week.