Latest University of Canterbury News

Kiwi scientists develop method to disinfect PPE for potential reuse in pandemic
Extinct megafauna prone to ‘hunger games’
University Tupuānuku hall of residence wins Asia-Pacific excellence award
University of Canterbury timber wall innovation leap forward for safety, construction and environment
Percussionist scores in arts funding round
Young New Zealanders recognised for building better Aotearoa
Hot flushes and brain fog – menopause at work project wins award
Five top projects win 2021 Teaching Development Scholarships
Young women in rugby join Canterbury concussion study
Covid modellers win University of Canterbury research medal
Counting cost – pioneer of environmental accounting recognised
New home for rare kākāriki in Brook Sanctuary
Researcher linking earthquakes to volcanoes wins Hatherton Award
High-flying cLoud Collective attracts finest composers
How public safety warnings have little impact on drug sales volumes or company share prices
Co-led research priorities first for autism research in Aotearoa
Joining forces for clean energy and education
Matatū squad with University of Canterbury connections revealed
Canterbury joins race to zero
Prize money helps propel University of Canterbury innovation
Research into spiders that can count among Marsden-funded University of Canterbury projects
Canterbury youth mentoring researcher wins national award
Research into decarbonising Antarctic science
University of Canterbury to be carbon neutral sooner with $2.16m funding boost
Clean energy upgrade for public sector
Researchers join public health talks
‘If you want summer, get vaccinated’ – Jacinda Ardern sets target for re-opening New Zealand
Reflections of volcanologist as science organisation faces charges in wake of 2019 Whakaari eruption
Marine heatwaves don’t just endanger ecosystems – they have significant socioeconomic impacts
NZ study finds airborne microplastics directly impact climate change
Microplastics are in air we breathe and in Earth’s atmosphere, and they affect climate
University of Canterbury offers first internationally accredited BSc Biology major
University of Canterbury has backs of new South Island Women’s rugby team
Wound gel shows promise for horses – humans
University of Canterbury charity Lads Without Labels raising awareness for men’s mental health
Judge and Associate Judge of High Court appointed
University of Canterbury’s pop-up Covid vaccination clinic extended due to demand
Researchers and citizen scientists complete world’s first Weddell seal count
Reaching out to young Māori ākonga
Musical siblings in harmony for NZSO award
Mayor takes virtual tour at University of Canterbury
Canterbury health research projects win funding boost
Smart tech tools to help monitor food safety remotely
Kiwi adults know more te reo than they realise, University of Canterbury study reveals
Scholar who created a world-class music school
How to keep COVID-19 at bay during summer holidays – and help make travel bubbles a reality in 2021
University of Canterbury equips environmental scientists to make a difference
Kate Sheppard House of “plots and schemes” opens as a public museum