Science & Engineering News
A University of Waikato science graduate is in the Middle East working to reduce the environmental impacts of a major sea port project.
Will Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) change the face of tertiary education in the future and what can Digital Cities - locally focussed online networks - mean for the local economy?
University of Waikato Earth Scientist Dr Shaun Barker has been awarded the Werner F Giggenbach Prize which names him as the young geochemist of the year for New Zealand.
In 2014, more than $174,000 in scholarships was awarded to Māori Science and Engineering students from the University of Waikato.
Two postgraduate students from the University of Waikato's Faculty of Science and Engineering have been awarded Dick and Mary Earle Scholarships in Technology for 2015.
The University of Waikato Formula SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) team was placed 12th of 26 teams at the Formula SAE- Australasia competition in Melbourne last month.
A field guide for New Zealand native plants was launched last week by University of Waikato ecologist Catherine Kirby, with support from the Environmental Research Institute.
University of Waikato glassblower Steve Newcombe has won the award for the best scientific piece at the 11th Biannual Scientific Glassblowing Symposium in Canberra.
Thirty-four school-leavers from across the Waikato have been awarded a share of $200,000 to pay for their first year of tertiary education at the University of Waikato or Wintec.
A group of students took a leap back in time last week to explore the science and engineering marvels on show at Ruakuri Cave.
Staff and graduates of the University of Waikato's School of Science earth sciences programme featured prominently in the awards presented at the New Zealand Society of Soil Science (NZSSS) national conference held in Hamilton in early December.
Tara Fernandez-Ritchie has her own key to the Cathedral of the Blessed Virgin in Grey Street. That's so she can go and practise the organ almost any time of day.
The New Zealand Society of Soil Science Conference got underway at the University of Waikato on Monday.
Kelsey Ferris plans to do big things in the science world, and now has a scholarship from the University of Waikato to back her studies.
University of Waikato engineering graduate Jim Bier is feeling enlightened, following a recent trip to Japan to attend the 2014 Cheiron School.