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22 February 2018

On the seventh anniversary of the 22 February earthquake, the University of Canterbury dedicated the Unicycle pathway along University Drive as a commemorative pathway to acknowledge of the courage and contribution of the University community, and the losses and injuries sustained by students, staff, alumni and friends of the University in the 2010-2011 Canterbury earthquakes.

UCE Student Daniel Chan in Florida

19 February 2018

Read below to find out about Daniel Chan's experiences at the Heavener International Case Competition in Florida.

UCE Clubs Induction Day 2018

16 February 2018

Thursday 15 February saw all three of the UCE Club Executives gather for a day filled with workshops and sessions to prepare them for the year ahead.


12 February 2018

This year’s winning startup ventures created by keen young University of Canterbury student entrepreneurs have been chosen at the recent EY Summer Startup Annual Showcase.

UCE Summer Startup 2017/18 Students

09 February 2018

12 student entrepreneurs pitched to a panel of 5 external judges and an audience of over 200 last night at the UCE EY Summer Startup Annual Showcase.

UCE Chinese Student Workshop

05 February 2018

UCE supported more than 70 visiting Chinese students, hosting two one-day workshops, focusing on ideas to activate spaces in the Christchurch CBD.

UCE Summer Students + judges

02 February 2018

Announcing the top 12 students from the UCE EY Summer Startup Programme who will present at our final showcase on 8th February.

Graham Dockrill

01 February 2018

Pitching. This week’s focus has been pitching. All day, every day, pitching again and again. Tweaking, practising, memorising, taking 360 degree pivots, and pitching all over again.

Nic & Evie Taj Mahal

15 January 2018

"I realized the moment I stepped out of the airport that Delhi was going to be unlike any other city I’d spent time in!" Read more about Nic and Evie's experiences at the NZ-India Sustainability Challenge below.

Centre for Entrepreneurship visits EY

15 January 2018

After three weeks enjoying the sunshine, the Summer Startup Programme is back in full swing. Starting strong with Finance Week, students are beginning to identify their venture's costs, and were able to get out of the office spending a morning with Programme Sponsors EY.

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