Science & Engineering News
A first-year University of Waikato student is preparing for the internship of a lifetime; travelling to Antarctica in February as part of the Antarctic Youth Ambassador programme.
University of Waikato's Dr Karsten Zegwaard has won the Donald MacLaren Jr Academic Award for Professional Achievement in Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education.
Old fishing methods are providing the raw data that modern techniques can't match in the Rotorua Lakes.
Bridgette Farnworth is unashamedly nerdy and a self-confessed tree-hugger. She's also the recipient of a University of Waikato Research Institute doctoral scholarship.
With more than 20 years' experience working in the Waikato environment, biological sciences Professor Brendan Hicks has covered a bit of ground.
The University of Waikato has received nearly $10 million in new funding from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. The funding was announced by Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce.
A significant gift from the Glenice and John Gallagher Foundation will be used to establish a new chair in engineering at the University of Waikato.
Two University of Waikato technicians - Dudley Bell and Aaron Wall - have been selected as finalists in the 2015 KuDos Hamilton Science Excellence Awards.
When the new and enlarged Suez Canal opens on Saturday, two University of Waikato academics will not be cheering quite as loudly as the population of Egypt.
Mangroves could play a critical role in preventing rising sea levels from eating away at vulnerable parts of the coast, according to a study by Kiwi and UK scientists being published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society A in August.
A University of Waikato doctoral student has been awarded a top national scholarship to do research in Antarctica.
Humans have greatly influenced the distribution of marine species worldwide which has had significant effects.
After completing a Master of Science in biological sciences (with first class honours) at the University of Waikato, Alice Chibnall made the move south from Hamilton to Wellington.
The New Zealand Association for Gifted Children held its 40th anniversary conference at the University from 3-5 July.
A Fulbright Science and Innovation Graduate Award has paved the way for Ben Simons to research persistently active volcanic systems.