Auckland University Press has great night at Ockhams
19 May 2023
It was a successful night for our book publisher Auckland University Press at the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards on 17 May, with two AUP books taking out top awards, as well as two University alumni winning major prizes.
Thesis in Samoan only second in the world
5 May 2023
University of Auckland PhD graduate Muliagatele Vavaō Fetui has successfully completed only the second doctoral thesis ever written in Samoan and the first awarded by a university outside Samoa.
Carolina Panico: How we discuss nuclear weapons really matters
1 May 2023
Opinion: Carolina Panico says everyone should pay attention to how we use language to describe any potential use of nuclear weapons.
Life on Mars? PhD student to help NASA find out
15 March 2023
Postgraduate student Michaela Dobson wins a scholarship to NASA.
Doctoral graduate launches one-of-a-kind kindergarten in Vietnam
10 February 2023
Inspired by her PhD research and experiences in New Zealand, Hoa Pham launched AKO, the first kindergarten in Vietnam following the New Zealand educational approach.
PMA Knowledge Hub Scholarships open for applications
25 January 2023
The Pasifika Medical Association (PMA) have partnered with the University of Auckland to establish postgraduate scholarships, supported by the Office of the Associate Dean Pacific and the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.
Te Kapua O’Connor inspired by Māori ancestors
31 October 2022
PhD student Te Kapua O’Connor worked with mentors to transform his research on Māori ancestors into an accessible book.
Bernard Sama researching the many challenges asylum seekers face
31 October 2022
Cameroon-born PhD student Bernard Sama talks to Judy Wilford about how to treat people claiming refugee status. He knows: he has walked a mile in their shoes.
Mussel man wins Asia-Pacific 3MT Final
21 October 2022
University of Auckland doctoral candidate Trevyn Toone won first place the Three Minute Thesis Asia-Pacific Final with his research on mussel restoration.
SGS Research Showcase winners announced
19 October 2022
A mussel restoration project, a nostalgic image, and an exploration of artificial corneal technology took out the top prizes in the SGS Research Showcase 2022.
Making art from sound, Tongan style
30 September 2022
The practice of Doctor of Fine Arts graduate, Sione Faletau, has shifted and evolved over the years of his studies, and across myriad media, but it has always been grounded in Tongan culture and concepts.
Mussels, mitochondria and the mind – 3MT winners announced
9 August 2022
Fourteen postgraduate students captivated a sold-out audience at the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Final on Friday, with Trevyn Toone taking out the ultimate title: doctoral winner.