graduation_2019_NWS

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.


UC Motorsport_NWS

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.


Balinese_concert_NWS

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.


gradfest summer 2019

18 October 2019

Summer GradFest is coming


Lawrence Patchett talk 2019

15 October 2019

Come and hear Lawrence Patchett's korero about his new book 'The Burning River'


Upcycling jewellery 2019

14 October 2019

After an easy and fun craft activity to finish off the final day of lectures?


Natalie_Looyer_NWS

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.


JMB-Russo-Jap-war 2019

08 October 2019

Final days to view the exhibition. Now extended until October 18.


sing_sing_sing_NWS

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.


Wake up climate change

16 September 2019

Join us for a conversation about...climate change action at UC


James_Gardner_NWS

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.


LAPQ_NWS

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.


Greek_NWS

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.


te wiki o te reo 2019

09 September 2019

Hīkina te mānuka! Take up the challenge and use te reo Māori


WILB_NWS

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.


Research futures symposium

12 August 2019

Join us at the inaugural UC research futures symposium


Gradfest winter 2019

03 June 2019

Winter GradFest is here


Salon session image

08 April 2019

Our open lunch time discussions continue, with the Salon Series 2019


gradfest spring 2018

12 October 2018

Attention all postgrads


Te wiki 2018

04 September 2018

Hīkina te mānuka! Take up the challenge and use te reo Māori.


Caprice_NWS_block

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.


SAGE Publishing Young Writer's Award

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


seagera

04 August 2017

Exhibition now on at the Matariki Gallery, ground floor, until 4 September.

Open 9am–5pm, Monday to Friday