Award-winning designer receives University of Waikato Award
Singaporean criminologist-turned-designer Edmund Wee will receive a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Waikato this month. Mr Wee is the Managing and Creative Director of Singapore-based design company Epigram, and Publisher and CEO of Epigram Books.
University of Waikato award for Maori Land Court Judge
Māori Land Court Judge and Deputy Chair of the Waitangi Tribunal, Stephanie Milroy, will be presented with a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Waikato this month. Judge Milroy received a Master of Laws from Waikato University in 1997.
Distinguished Professor receives University of Waikato Award
Distinguished Professor of Mathematics Marston Conder will receive a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Waikato this month. Professor Conder completed a Masters in Social Sciences, with First Class Honours in mathematics at the University of Waikato in 1977.
Alumni and Friends connect at home and abroad
The University of Waikato reached out to alumni and friends at home and abroad in June and July, with local events in Wellington and Auckland, and overseas in Beijing and Shanghai.
University of Waikato ranked in top 50 worldwide
In less than 50 years the University of Waikato has grown into a world leading institution with the potential to become a future global leader. That's the view of Phil Baty, the editor of the Times Higher Education university ranking publication.
Waikato welcomes new Dean of Arts and Social Sciences
Waikato University has welcomed Professor Robert Hannah as the new Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. Professor Hannah joins Waikato from the University of Otago where he was Dean of the School of Language, Literature and Performing Arts.
Secrecy ends for University of Waikato alumnus with Xbox One unveil
Computing alumnus Mark Staveley was recently able to tell his friends and family what he had been working on for the last year and a half - the new Xbox One gaming console.
Alumna recognised for achievement in communication
A young University of Waikato graduate who initiated a significant project involving Tauranga youth is the winner of the Professor Ted Zorn Waikato Alumni Award in Management Communication for 2012.
University confers Honorary Doctorates
The University of Waikato conferred three Honorary Doctorates on high-profile Waikato and Bay of Plenty identities at graduation ceremonies in April.
Major donation supports Music at University of Waikato
Former University of Waikato Dean Emeritus Professor Ian and his wife, Agi, have donated $500,000 to support the University of Waikato's Music programme.