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KuDos Lifetime Achievement Award for Roy Daniel 10th October 2014
Emeritus Professor Roy Daniel has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s KuDos Science Awards. 
KuDos Award win for Waikato University technician 10th October 2014
The Hill Laboratories Laboratory Technician Award was last night presented to University of Waikato Advanced Technical Officer Chris McBride at the 2014 KuDos Science Excellence Awards.
Racing robots at Engineering Design Show 9th October 2014
Programming Lego robots to have a sense of direction has been the task for a class of University of Waikato engineering students this semester.
Lyon twins back from Greenland 8th October 2014
They say it was great to be away, but it’s even better to be home, back to warm, comfortable beds and plenty of food.
Antarctic researcher finalist in KuDos Science Excellence Awards 6th October 2014

An American academic whose main area of research is 5000km away in Antarctica is a finalist awards which recognise Hamilton science achievements.

Human replicant aids MRI research 6th October 2014
It may just look like a clear acrylic human-shaped box, but it is hoped this replicant – or phantom case - will play a vital role in the future of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanning.
Thin Ice on big screen 26th September 2014
The International Centre for Terrestrial Antarctic Research (ICTAR) and the Faculty of Science and Engineering at the University of Waikato are hosting a public screening of the award winning movie Thin Ice.
Tauranga's Café Scientifique hits record attendees of 150 26th September 2014
Tauranga’s September Café Scientifique hit a record with 150 people attending to hear guest speaker Dr Marcus Wilson, from Faculty of Science and Engineering at the University of Waikato.
MBIE funding for titanium brings lighter deep sea dive knife closer 23rd September 2014
The development of titanium products received a financial boost in the latest round of Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE) science research funding.
University of Waikato receives more than $35 million in MBIE research funding 12th September 2014
The University of Waikato has received more than $35 million in the 2014 round of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s new science research funding, claiming two of the top four amounts awarded.
Endangered bird may be more at home in lowland environment 11th September 2014

A native bird long thought to be most at home in Fiordland tussock may actually be more comfortable in wetlands and a Waikato University student has won a scholarship to find out where takahe prefer to live.

Fishing stories feature in inaugural lecture 10th September 2014
People go fishing to tell fish stories,” Brendan Hicks says, and he told a few during his inaugural professorial lecture on Tuesday night.
University experience for talented youngsters 8th September 2014
Creativity and futuristic thinking were the key skills shown by a team of Mount Maunganui Intermediate School students who were successful at the Future Problem Solving International Conference Finals, held in the USA last June.
Academic Achievers travel to Boston for Conference 8th September 2014
University of Waikato students, Timothy Ng and Laura Hines, had the opportunity to rub shoulders with some of the world’s brightest at the Golden Key International Summit at the beginning of August.
Tauranga's Cafe Scientifique unveils the electrical activity in the brain 8th September 2014
Tauranga’s Café Scientifique will see Dr Marcus Wilson, Faculty of Science and Engineering from the University of Waikato, explain how different patterns of electrical activity in the brain can be seen when someone is sleeping, thinking or under general anaesthetic.
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