Teaching and Learning


FutureU

11 May 2020

People facing redundancy, suspension or significant reductions in work hours as a result of the economic impact of COVID-19 can now upskill or change careers with the help of a University of Canterbury Study Grant. Called FutureU, the UC initiative will provide grants of up to $7500 per person to subsidise tuition fees.


Ableism

06 March 2020

“A community that excludes even one member is no community at all.” In this upcoming free UC Connect public lecture, Ableism – Same Struggle, Different Differences, visiting American activists, authors and compelling storytellers Janice Fialka and Rich Feldman will share what it takes to create a journey of inclusion and community for all.


Magma Drillers

05 November 2019

Virtual field trips and a hi-tech game developed at the University of Canterbury (UC) are opening up new and inspiring horizons in science teaching. The projects have been shortlisted for a prestigious global competition in education innovation.


UCE Graham Dockrill speaking

19 December 2018

The excitement of becoming an entrepreneur can full you with enthusiasm. Focusing on the opportunities and creating your own business is incredibly fun! Like all things in life, this embryonic stage is the most crucial and mistakes made here can have serious ramifications as your business develops.


UCE EY Summer Startup speed mentoring with Jen Corbett from Programme Sponsor EY

06 December 2018

The second week of the UCE EY Summer Startup Programme saw the students receive quick-fire, expert advice in their first speed mentoring session.


Ōtautahi Challenge 2018

29 November 2018

Tuesday afternoon saw the final presentations of the Ōtautahi 2025 Challenge, a two-day event where a diverse range of students worked in teams to come up with future-focused solutions for Christchurch’s non-profit sector.


UCE Summer Startup Week 1

28 November 2018

Week one of the sixth UCE EY Summer Startup Programme launched last Monday 19 November over a special morning tea with the Programme sponsor, EY.


UCE Final Showcase 2018

08 November 2018

The UC Centre for Entrepreneurship (UCE) is excited to be kicking off their sixth annual Summer Startup Programme.


MYOB Hackdays 2018

06 November 2018

After receiving an award for the most feasible idea at the MYOB Hackdays Christchurch last month, we catch up UCE student, Palash Khandelwal, to hear about his team's great success.


SDS 2018 Dunedin

15 October 2018

As the UCE Deloitte Business Case Competition Programme wraps up, it’s time we reflect on some of the highlights and successes throughout the year.