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Scholarships make PhD possible 21st July 2014
Thanks to several scholarships, University of Waikato student Blaise Forrester-Gauntlett has her PhD underway.
Alumna wins Fulbright Science and Innovation Award 17th July 2014
University of Waikato alumna Emma Sherman has won a Fulbright Science and Innovation Graduate Award to research mouth feel properties of red wine using sensory and metabolomic techniques.
Lolly sorting a sweet challenge at Waikato Science and Engineering Open Days 14th July 2014
Sorting different sized lollies without touching them by hand was just one of the tasks encountered by school students at the University of Waikato’s Science & Engineering Open Days last week.
Waikato University supports Hamilton Science Excellence Awards 11th July 2014
The University of Waikato is again supporting the KuDos – Hamilton Science Excellence Awards – as a gold partner of the event.
PhD student wins Fulbright Travel Award 9th July 2014
University of Waikato second-year PhD student Monica Peters has won a $3000 Fulbright New Zealand Travel Award.
Waikato science grad making every drop count 7th July 2014
Monitoring water allocation in the Waikato is an important job, especially after the hot, dry summers of recent years.
First INTERCOAST law student receives PhD 4th July 2014
The first law and social science student to go through the INTERCOAST programme – a collaboration between the University of Waikato and Bremen University in Germany – has received her PhD.
Waikato engineering students win Beca Awards 26th June 2014
Three University of Waikato students have received Beca Awards for academic excellence and potential as a promising engineer.
‘A materials girl in a materials world’ 19th June 2014
A quip on a famous lyric from the queen of pop proved a good fit for Professor Kim Pickering during her Inaugural Professorial Lecture at the University of Waikato this week.
Record win for Hamilton Boys’ High at Waikato chemistry challenge 19th June 2014
Hamilton Boys’ High School teams were awarded first and second place at the annual NZIC Analytical Chemistry Competition yesterday.
Waikato student awarded Zespri fellowship for Psa research 16th June 2014
University of Waikato PhD candidate Rasika Subasinghe has been awarded a Zespri Innovation Fellowship for her research into the host cell wall degrading strategies of the Psa bacteria in kiwifruit.
Speedy victory for St John's at Waikato physics day 16th June 2014
A team of students from St John’s College, Hamilton were the winners of the Model Car Speed Competition at day one of the University of Waikato’s 28th annual Osborne Physics and Engineering (OsPEn) Days.
Multi-award success for Waikato engineering student 12th June 2014
Talented University of Waikato engineering student Lindi Engelbrecht is reaping the benefits of her hard work, winning two scholarships and two awards in recent months.

Café Scientifique to discuss lessons from the Canterbury Earthquake Sequence 12th June 2014
Tauranga’s June Café Scientifique will explore what scientists have learnt from the 2011 Canterbury earthquake sequence, the ramifications of which continue to be felt across the country today.
‘Wonder drugs’ popular topic at Waikato biology event 12th June 2014
A talk covering the ‘wonder drug’ effect attracted a packed lecture theatre yesterday, during the University of Waikato’s annual Waikato Experience Biology (WEB) Days.
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