News archive 2015
06 November 2015
UC researchers have been awarded more than $4 million in this year's Marsden Fund grants, which support New Zealand's best investigator-initiated research.
06 November 2015
UC will fly a native New Zealand falcon (kārearea) above its Ilam campus to naturally deter pest birds, the first time a University has adopted such a tactic.
05 November 2015
Education Minister, Hekia Parata, has congratulated the College of Education, Health and Human Development for being selected to deliver a new exemplary programme in 2016.
04 November 2015
During 2015 UC students have engaged in more than 80,000 hours of learning through academic experiences in community-based settings around Canterbury, New Zealand and abroad.
30 October 2015
Can people form emotional connections with robots?
29 October 2015
UC Associate Professor in Earthquake Engineering Brendon Bradley will receive the TC203 Young Researcher Award at the premier conference in his discipline, next month.
28 October 2015
Erskine Fellow, Prof Leyland Pitt of Vancouver, Canada, explores the ways that wearable technology is emerging as one of the key areas companies are investing in.
23 October 2015
University of Canterbury Professor in Linguistics Dr Jennifer Hay has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand.
21 October 2015
Two University of Canterbury students are among the national scholarship winners honoured at a ceremony in Wellington recently.
06 October 2015
UC mathematician Associate Professor Rick Beatson is to receive the Innovation Medal for his work improving artificial limbs and mining exploration.