News archive 2015

Antarctic orcas are South Pacific commuters

26 June 2015

University of Canterbury (UC) scientists and Antarctic researchers from Italy have struck "research gold" by uncovering the commuting secrets of Antarctic killer whales.

Can nutrients treat mental illness?

22 June 2015

Nutrients may be able to treat ADHD, bipolar disorder, anxiety, stress and PTSD according to UC Professor Julia Rucklidge, who will speak at a public lecture in this week.

UC researcher takes top prize at KiwiNet Awards

18 June 2015

UC civil engineer Professor Andy Buchanan has won three awards at the annual KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards.

New head of School of Māori and Indigenous Studies

18 June 2015

UC has appointed Sacha McMeeking (Ngāi Tahu) as the new Head of School of Aotahi: Māori and Indigenous Studies.

UC living-learning adventure for Auckland students

17 June 2015

The University of Canterbury (UC) has announced a "Go Canterbury" living-learning experience to encourage Auckland students to study at UC in Christchurch in 2016.

Potential boost for high performance sport

15 June 2015

The preliminary research findings of UC PhD student Megan Blakely have the potential to improve sporting performance, as well as health and safety in occupations.

University announces partnership with CSM

12 June 2015

The University of Canterbury has today announced a key partnership with the Christchurch School of Music (CSM).

Shooting for excellence

11 June 2015

When they're not training hard as part of the Tactix netball squad, UC students Hayley Saunders, Chloe Williamson and Nicola Mackle are studying hard.

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09 June 2015

Five of seven technology start-ups set to receive funding from Callaghan Innovation have connections to the University of Canterbury (UC).

How long ago was the ancestor of everyone?

08 June 2015

UC's Distinguished Professor Mike Steel will explore evolution from a mathematician's perspective at UC's free public lecture at 7pm on Wednesday 10 June.

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