High Commissioner keen to see more Waikato grads in diplomatic service
New Zealand’s newly-appointed High Commissioner to Canada, Daniel Mellsop, is encouraging Waikato grads to consider a diplomatic career. “I’d love to see more of us out there representing New Zealand,” he says. “I think there’s a lot of great qualities a Waikato graduate can bring to the table."
Alumni Association AGM/SGM
Join fellow alumni at the 2016 Annual General Meeting of the University of Waikato Alumni Association on 22 March.
Getting to know Joshua Pietras
Introducing Joshua Pietras, our alumni representative in Wellington who's just started his career in law at Minter Ellison Rudd Watts.
Alumni survey: what you told us
Thank you to everyone who completed the 2015 alumni survey. The results are in, and here's what you told us.
Ko Te Tangata - discount for alumni
Alumni can now purchase 'Ko Te Tangata - a history of the University of Waikato', for the special price of $25 (normally $50).
Refugees, conservation and science
Andrea Dekrout's an Environment Officer for the United Nations' High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the UN agency tasked with ensuring respect for the rights of people fleeing war and persecution and finding lasting solutions to their plight.
Distinguished Alumni nominations open for 2016
University of Waikato students, alumni, staff (current and former) and members of the community are encouraged to nominate high-achieving Waikato graduates for a 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award.
Back home and raring to go
Waikato law alumnus Ashiq Hamid, back from studying in New York, has picked up a New Zealand Law Foundation Award.
Alumni survey 2015
The University of Waikato has more than 90,000 alumni around the world - and we'd like to know you all better. Take the 2015 Alumni Survey to have your say in future alumni activities.
Bestselling author honed her skills at Waikato
Waikato alumna and bestselling author Deborah Challinor has just finished a nationwide book tour in support of her new novel - A Tattooed Heart; the fourth in the Convict Girls series and her 16th published novel so far.