Seabirds, social housing & stomach problems: SGS Research Showcase winners announced
20 October 2023
A seabird restoration poster, an image representing social housing, and an investigation into alternative methods for gastric ablation took out the top prizes at the SGS Research Showcase 2023.
Higher education pioneer given honorary doctorate
19 September 2023
Higher education trailblazer Kate Milligan Edger has been given a posthumous honorary doctorate from the University of Auckland as part of its 140th anniversary commemorations.
Gutsy win for tuatara researcher at 3MT
9 August 2023
Biological Sciences’ PhD candidate Cam Hoffbeck and her engaging talk on the microbiome of the tuatara took out the top prize at the Three Minute Thesis Final from a high quality field.
Researchers, check your bias on ethnicity data
14 June 2023
Researchers working with ethnicity data need to be aware of their own biases, according to new University of Auckland research.
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.
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.
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.