News archive 2016
03 June 2016
As Germany recognises the Armenian genocide upsetting relations with Turkey, UC historian Dr David Monger is adding to knowledge of the WWI event and says there's Kiwi link.
02 June 2016
The 2016 New Zealand France Friendship Fund Excellence Scholarship has been awarded to Benjamin Wilson from the University of Canterbury.
31 May 2016
Five entrepreneurial University of Canterbury students will be flying to Niue to make a real difference to a community there, with help from their mentors.
31 May 2016
Being Samoan in Christchurch comes with its challenges however the support networks for Pasifika students at UC are making the journey easier.
30 May 2016
UC Foundation charity aims to bring back a piece of Christchurch's astronomical heritage by restoring the Townsend Teece Telescope to the city centre.
27 May 2016
UC Emeritus Professor Patrick Evans, who was instrumental in legitimising New Zealand literature, has retired following a significant career spanning over four decades.
25 May 2016
Founder of global company Sysdoc, University of Canterbury alumna Katherine Corich has been inducted to the Hi-Tech Hall of Fame at the annual Hi-Tech Awards Gala Dinner.
23 May 2016
LEGO toy products have become significantly more violent in recent years, according to newly published research from the University of Canterbury.
19 May 2016
The next UC Connect public lecture is on how new methods of understanding ground shaking in the Canterbury earthquakes are helping us prepare for the big one.
16 May 2016
Two University of Canterbury researchers are seeking participants for a study into the effectiveness of treatments for sleep disturbance in children with autism.