16 December 2019
Hundreds of proud University of Canterbury (UC) students wearing academic regalia will parade through central Christchurch this week for the first time since before the 2011 earthquakes.
11 December 2019
The University of Canterbury Motorsport (UCM) team took home five trophies from the Formula Student competition in Victoria, Australia, in which students from across Australia, New Zealand, India and Japan took part in race events.
25 October 2019
Every Wednesday and Thursday night students and members of the community gather at the University of Canterbury (UC) and, under the direction of Balinese postgraduate student, Made Kartawan, they practice traditional Gamelan music and prepare for their big night.
18 October 2019
Summer GradFest is coming
15 October 2019
Come and hear Lawrence Patchett's korero about his new book 'The Burning River'
14 October 2019
After an easy and fun craft activity to finish off the final day of lectures?
10 October 2019
In the past 146 years, University of Canterbury (UC) students of many disciplines have benefited from some truly remarkable teachers of classics, whose influence continues to echo through the generations.
08 October 2019
Final days to view the exhibition. Now extended until October 18.
08 October 2019
The University of Canterbury (UC) School of Music and The Arts Centre Te Matatiki Toi Ora present Sing! Sing! Sing! on Sunday 13 October, featuring almost all UC’s performance music students on stage in The Great Hall at the same time.
16 September 2019
Join us for a conversation about...climate change action at UC
13 September 2019
Being commissioned to compose a new work for the visiting Los Angeles Percussion Quartet (LAPQ) and the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra (CSO) was a “huge honour” for composer, broadcaster, musician and lecturer, Adjunct Senior Fellow at University of Canterbury (UC), James Gardner.
10 September 2019
The sounds of over 60 percussion instruments from around the world, including drums, marimbas, conch shells, tin cans, cricket callers, wooden rulers and a lion’s roar (instrument), will fill the Great Hall at the Christchurch Arts Centre when the Grammy-nominated Los Angeles Percussion Quartet (LAPQ) takes to the stage on 23 September.
09 September 2019
The average party in 2019 would look rather tame alongside a Classical Greek symposium. What the Greeks got up to on these boozy social occasions is the subject of an illustrated talk at the Teece Museum of Classical Antiquities on 13 September.
09 September 2019
Hīkina te mānuka! Take up the challenge and use te reo Māori
29 August 2019
Canterbury’s emerging young women leaders gathered at University of Canterbury (UC) yesterday to learn from inspiring alumnae and discuss the opportunities available to women at UC.
12 August 2019
Join us at the inaugural UC research futures symposium
03 June 2019
Winter GradFest is here
08 April 2019
Our open lunch time discussions continue, with the Salon Series 2019
12 October 2018
Attention all postgrads
04 September 2018
Hīkina te mānuka! Take up the challenge and use te reo Māori.
04 September 2017
A new University of Canterbury exhibition, Caprice, explores the life and work of Chrystabel Aitken (1907-2005), a remarkably versatile and ambitious artist highly regarded for her depiction of animals, particularly horses.
11 August 2017
Hey PostGrads! Write and submit a paper of at least 2,500 words in ANY selected social science topic by September 15 2017 and be in to win NZ$2750
04 August 2017
Exhibition now on at the Matariki Gallery, ground floor, until 4 September.
Open 9am–5pm, Monday to Friday