News archive 2016
16 May 2016
Two University of Canterbury academics are shortlist finalists in the 2016 KiwiNet Awards that showcase the clever science driving business innovation in New Zealand.
12 May 2016
The 300 people who were quick enough to get tickets will see Martian scenery and learn about NASA rover Curiosity's most interesting discoveries from a senior NASA scientist.
12 May 2016
Leading the way in next-generation virtual reality and motion capture technology, the HIT Lab NZ at UC is a founding site for the Crytek VR First initiative.
11 May 2016
UC Professor Robert R. Jackson and his productive and successful career in arachnology is being honoured in a special edition of The New Zealand Journal of Zoology.
09 May 2016
New Zealand-Samoan artist Ioane Ioane has been appointed Artist in Residence for the Macmillan Brown Centre for Pacific Studies at UC.
06 May 2016
A UC student who is a practising pharmacist and self-confessed "public health fanatic" has been awarded the 2016 New Zealand Science Journalism Fellowship.
05 May 2016
In the next UC Connect public lecture, University of Canterbury alumnus Cameron Bagrie will discuss the state of the economy and its effects on Christchurch.
04 May 2016
A University of Canterbury student has identified that our shores have high concentrations of microplastics.
03 May 2016
Two University of Canterbury graduates have won more than $50,000 in prestigious William Georgetti scholarships to further their postgraduate studies.
02 May 2016
UC is the first university in Australasia to develop cutting edge training through unique access to cloud infrastructure to solve big-data analysis problems.