News archive 2016
11 March 2016
UC students have been working to preserve historic architectural drawings by renowned architect Cecil Wood in a Macmillan Brown Library project.
10 March 2016
A rare appearance by Arnoux beaked whales at Scott Base has University of Canterbury (UC) Gateway Antarctica scientist Dr Regina Eisert excited about research possibilities.
08 March 2016
The 2016 UC Education Sports Coach of the Year has been awarded to Canterbury Rugby Coach Scott Robertson
07 March 2016
A new book reveals the obscured historic connections forged between Australia and New Zealand during the gold rush period.
04 March 2016
The first Human-Robot Interaction Conference in the Southern Hemisphere is being held in collaboration with the University of Canterbury in Christchurch next week.
04 March 2016
It is with sadness that the University of Canterbury acknowledges the passing of the New Zealand academic and powerful advocate for Māori, Professor Ranginui Walker.
03 March 2016
A new book aims to educate social work students on how policy is influenced, examining political ideologies and media framing.
01 March 2016
UC Senior Lecturer in Music Education Dr Patrick Shepherd discusses why music education is vital for our young people to thrive.
29 February 2016
Gravitational waves have been directly captured for the first time - Physics Professor David Wiltshire explains how this opens a new era of astronomy in his UC public lecture.
24 February 2016
The University of Canterbury Ngāi Tahu Research Centre is hosting an international conference this week on what is needed to create a tribal economy.