From the Vice-Chancellor
Welcome to the latest edition of the Alumni & Friends E-Newsletter. April was graduation month here at the University of Waikato, where we celebrated the outstanding achievements of more than 1,600 graduands in ceremonies at Tauranga's Holy Trinity Events Centre, Claudelands Arena in Hamilton and on campus at Te Kohinga Marama Marae. Graduation is always a highlight for us here at the University, and I offer my congratulations to all of our graduates and wish you every success for the future. Read more
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Check out the latest issue of re:think, Waikato's latest research and innovation publication.
Inaugural Professorial Lectures 2013 This lecture series introduces the University of Waikato's newest professors to the community. Come along to find out what our people are doing, and how their work is having a real impact on the world around us. All lectures are free and open to the public. 21 May: Prof Louis Schipper, Faculty of Science and Engineering, will discuss how working with soil microbes could help overcome problems caused by human acceleration of the nitrogen cycle.
Waikato Management School Excellence in Practice Series these free seminars feature industry leaders from New Zealand and overseas talking about their experiences and how they have navigated through the ever-changing business landscape. 28 June: Lain Jager, CEO, Zespri International Ltd, discussing differentiating kiwifruit in the global market.
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Help us reconnect Lost Alumni are former students and graduates of the University of Waikato who we have lost touch with. We want to be in touch with as many of our alumni as possible - and you can help us. Check out the Lost Alumni website to see if you or someone you know is there.
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