From the Vice-Chancellor
Welcome to this edition of the Alumni & Friends E-Newsletter. This issue continues with the theme of celebration as we congratulate our Fulbright Award winners, share alumni success stories, and look forward to upcoming anniversary events. Read more
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Cafe Scientifique, Tauranga
Cafe Scientifique welcomes members of the community to come along and hear the latest news in science and technology in a relaxed and informal setting. 4 August: learn about how we can protect the kiwifruit industry from biosecurity risks. Find out more.
Free Excellence in Practice Series, 8 August
Mark Powell, CEO of The Warehouse: "The Warehouse Story: Its Rise and Fall and Strategy to Rise Again." 1-2pm, MB.1.01.
Inaugural Professorial Lectures 2014
This lecture series introduces the University's newest professors to the community. Come along and find out how our people are having an impact on the world around us.
9 September: Professor Brendan Hicks, Faculty of Science and Engineering.
14 October: Professor Robert Hannah, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.
Harkness Henry Lecture, 10 September
Former Prime Minister Sir Geoffrey Palmer will present 'Law Making in New Zealand: Is There a Better Way?' at the Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts.
Introduction to the World of Risk Management, 11 September
This Waikato Management School Short Course focuses on unravelling aspects of risk and how individuals, organisations and communities can manage risk effectively. Discounted rates are available for alumni.
Important changes to student loan repayments for overseas-based borrowers
The Government has changed the rules relating to paying your student loan to those living overseas for more than six months. To view these changes to see how they might affect you, click here.
Tell us your stories!
In celebrating our 50th anniversary, we're also celebrating you - our alumni. So tell us what you've been up to since graduating, and you could be part of our Jubilee Profiles.
Help us reconnect
Lost Alumni are graduates we have lost touch with, and we want to be in touch with as many 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.