From the Vice-Chancellor
Welcome to this first Alumni and Friends E-Newsletter for 2014. This year we celebrate 50 years of teaching and research excellence, and 50 years since we first opened our doors to students. Read more
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Waikato alumni honoured
The University is extremely proud to congratulate a number of alumni who featured in the 2014 New Year Honours List.
Campus Fun Run and Walk Series 17 February - 7 April
Join us on campus every Monday evening from 17 February to take part in a 5km run or walk around our beautiful campus. Entry is $5, click here to find out more.
Balloons over Waikato ASB Nightglow 29 March
The University is proud to be a major partner of this iconic event where balloons from all over the world gather for the annual nightglow on the Uni's fields.
Data mining with Weka - another MOOC
The University is offering its data mining with Weka MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) for a second time. The open source Weka software was developed at Waikato and is widely used around the world. The MOOC starts in March and runs for five weeks. Click here for more info.
Community and Alumni Open Day 17 May
As part of the University's 50th celebrations this year, we are hosting a community open day - welcoming alumni and the wider community onto campus to share in the celebrations. Keep an eye on the 50th website for information on this year's events.
Tell us your stories
In celebrating our 50th anniversary, we're also celebrating the achievements of our alumni. Get in touch and tell us your story and you could be part of our Jubilee profiles.
Enrol for world class postgraduate study
If you've been thinking about enhancing your career options with a postgraduate qualification at a University ranked in the top 2% in the world, sieze the moment.
Alumni prize winners
Waikato-based alumni were given the opportunity to win double passes to the Hamilton Garden Arts Festival - of which the University is a major sponsor. 13 lucky winners were drawn, attending a variety of performances.
Help us reconnect
Lost alumni are graduates we have lost touch with, and we want to connect with as many alumni as possible. Check the lost alumni list to see if you or someone you know is there.
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Keep up to date with alumni news, information and events here.