Massive effort to rehome furniture
27 May 2020
Nearly 80 tonnes of surplus furniture, the equivalent of 13 elephants, was rehomed by the University of Auckland just prior to lockdown.
Sustainable response to the pandemic begins locally
15 May 2020
Working with Māori with a focus on the UN Sustainable Development Goals is crucial to Aotearoa's recovery from Covid-19 write Jim Metson and Cate Gribble.
Ralph Cooney: 'We can pause long enough to reconsider our climate priorities'
6 May 2020
Opinion: People and governments have the chance to learn from Covid-19, and build a new sustainable climate future with a watchful eye on our Sustainable Development Goals, writes Professor Ralph Cooney.
University of Auckland launches te reo Māori app to support language revitalisation
6 May 2020
The University of Auckland is supporting the Crown's Māori language strategy, Maihi Karauna, with the launch of Te Kūaha, a new interactive mobile app for staff and students to understand more about te ao Māori in their work and study.
Global rankings top spot for sustainability research
30 April 2020
Opinion: Our students and researchers have been ranked No.1 in the world once again in the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings, writes Simon Thrush.
The future of food
25 November 2019
Gilbert Wong looks at the forces shaping the future of food and how the University’s research is contributing to what’s likely to be on our plates in 2030.
Five University of Auckland researchers among most highly cited in the world
20 November 2019
Five University scientists have been recognised in the Web of Science Group 2019 list of the most Highly Cited Researchers in the world, released on 19 November.
Tuning Science sees power savings
16 October 2019
Over the last nine months, Property Services’ technical staff have been altering and assessing systems like lighting and ventilation to ensure the building is operating at maximum efficiency.
Paperless classrooms a winning initiative
29 May 2019
A project to make a course paperless won the 2019 University of Auckland’s Environmental Sustainability Award at the recent Professional Staff Excellence Awards.
Sustainable events guide
17 April 2019
The world is in a buzz about green and sustainable business practices, and the University of Auckland is implementing practical steps to help us meet our responsibilities.
Staff cycling helps keep University on a more sustainable road
20 February 2019
Staff have been trying e-bikes during the Aotearoa Bike Challenge.
Change in printing to reduce waste and improve efficiency
27 November 2018
From March 2019 all printing at the University of Auckland will be activated by Campus Card identity and access cards.