University of Otago
University of Otago
06/24/2017 at 02:00. Facebook
Professor Richie Poulton was among three Otago staff who were acknowledged in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours. In recognition of his incredible achievements, the leader of the internationally recognised Dunedin Study will give a free lecture showcasing his fascinating research journey and future plans.
Professor Richie Poulton was among three Otago staff who were acknowledged in

Special lecture by Professor Richie Poulton

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University of Otago
University of Otago
yesterday at 05:00. Facebook
Throwing it back to 1949 Pictured here are women physical educationalists training at the School of Physical Education. #FlashbackFriday
Throwing it back to 1949 Pictured here are women physical educationalists training
Nicola Russell
Sonia Gill
University of Otago
University of Otago
yesterday at 02:30. Facebook
'Playing God' in an attempt to save native species is not something DOC workers are keen on, according to research by Otago's Helen Taylor. The study surveyed 148 DOC staff over the use of both gene-editing to save endangered animal species and “de-extinction” to resurrect those already lost.
Playing God in an attempt to save native species is not something

DoC staff not keen to 'play God' with native species

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Christopher Menzies
Craig Sinclair
Kiwitanga Democratic Party
University of Otago
University of Otago
06/21/2017 at 06:00. Facebook
Semester One exams are done! We hope you're all feeling like post-exam Adele right now! ✨

Meme cred: Student Problems
Semester One exams are done We hope you're all feeling like postexam Adele right now ✨
Patrick Moore
Ruby Aquino Esguerra
Zivarna Orr
University of Otago
University of Otago
06/21/2017 at 02:30. Facebook
When Bailey Kennedy saw her father battle and overcome cancer, it sparked the motivation for a challenge of her own. The now Christchurch-based PhD student and cancer researcher, inspired by the experience, entered into a half-marathon, raising almost $3,000 for Bowel Cancer NZ. [ Bit.ly Link ]
When Bailey Kennedy saw her father battle and overcome cancer it sparked
Gregory Cook
University of Otago
University of Otago
06/20/2017 at 22:01. Facebook
Wanting to make changes to your course for second semester? Request them online now.
Wanting to make changes to your course for second semester Request them online now

Changing Your Course

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University of Otago
University of Otago
06/20/2017 at 02:05. Facebook
What impact does racism have on a person's health? This is the question Wellington-based Otago researchers will be examining over the next three years thanks to an $800,000 research grant.
What impact does racism have on a persons health This is the

Victims of racism to have health tracked in $800k study

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Leila Coppins - Puata
University of Otago
University of Otago
06/19/2017 at 22:00. Facebook
Finished first semester exams and wondering when your results will become available?

As soon as they become available, unofficial results can be viewed in Examinations and Results in eVision.
Finished first semester exams and wondering when your results will become available

eVision

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Rebecca Xu
Trevor Cokley
Amy McKeefry
University of Otago
University of Otago
06/19/2017 at 05:30. Facebook
Crisp views during the final days of exams for semester one! Can you guess which building this was taken from? ☀
Crisp views during the final days of exams for semester one Can
Ro Bocop
Katherine Neilson
Fisi'ilose Dolora Veatupu
University of Otago
University of Otago
06/18/2017 at 22:01. Facebook
Applications for the August Graduation ceremony are now open. Please apply via your eVision portal.
Applications close Monday 3 July.
Applications for the August Graduation ceremony are now open Please apply via
Kayli Taylor
Rebecca Dawson
University of Otago
University of Otago
06/17/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
Brilliant to see people mingling with the locals on campus. #BirdsOfOtago

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Brilliant to see people mingling with the locals on campus BirdsOfOtago
Jessie Ladbrook
Ricky Ly
Pests like mice & wasps may one day be eradicated using a new technique Otago scientists have proven in the lab

See the media release here: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Pests like mice wasps may one day be eradicated using a new

Gene technique could 'eradicate' New Zealand's pests

newshub.co.nz
Thinh Ly
Sam Butler
Michael Loveridge
Graduating on August 19?

Invitation emails have been sent out this week and applications open on Monday, 19 June and close Monday, 3 July.

If you haven’t received an invitation, but think you should have, please contact graduation@otago.ac.nz
Graduating on August 19 Invitation emails have been sent out this week
Otago Physicist Dr Harald Schwefel has scored $30,000 worth of laser equipment in the inaugural Bright Ideas Competition in California. He beat entrants from 23 different countries and credits his students and the Otago hosted Dodd-Walls centre for his success. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Otago Physicist Dr Harald Schwefel has scored 30000 worth of laser equipment
Sally Knox
Lydia Lim
Ayiasi Emmanuel Bush
Staff member Taichi Nakamura is an aurora chaser. The multi-talented Information Security Officer moved from Auckland to Dunedin so he can have his camera ready whenever an aurora is predicted. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Staff member Taichi Nakamura is an aurora chaser The multitalented Information Security
Campus lights by night ✨
Campus lights by night
Michael Por
Nick Harman
Sepehr Bazel
A brilliant write up about the life of Otago's very own Pat Langhorne, Antarctic sea-ice expert and all round legend! ❄ Check it out here:
A brilliant write up about the life of Otagos very own Pat

Science on ice

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Yineth Bermudez
Kat Leader
Geeny Moon
If this isn't a #DunnerStunner we don't know what is! Thanks for capturing this stunning pink sky over campus, Ellen Rykers!
If this isnt a DunnerStunner we dont know what is Thanks for
Sinéad Lee
Helen Jaquiery
Beverley Evans
If you've put off study this weekend, don't forget we have study spaces around the uni staying open late - so you'll have no excuses to ask yourself "Why am i like this?" [ Bit.ly Link ]
If youve put off study this weekend dont forget we have study
Andrew Boutillier
Elti Poliko-Sannyasi
Izzy Lomax-Sawyers
A casual stairwell conversation turned into a $60,000 idea for Microbiology and Immunology’s Associate Professor Alex McLellan and Dr Yoshio Nakatani. The pair were named University of Otago's Proof of Concept winners this week with their proposal for a new technique to make modern cancer treatments safer.
[ Bit.ly Link ]
A casual stairwell conversation turned into a 60000 idea for Microbiology and
Ayiasi Emmanuel Bush