The University of Otago's ban on pornography in residential
colleges is being slammed as an attack on student freedom.
Fighting to preserve Dunedin's unique student culture and
increasing the Otago University Students' Association's
relevance are among the aims of newly-elected president Paul
Young New Zealanders will grow up in a world in which cancer
is much less life-threatening than it is today, University of
Otago researcher Prof Parry Guilford believes.
The National Party's clean sweep of polling booths around the
University of Otago appears to be a ''significant shift'' in
the student voting base, political lecturer Dr Bryce Edwards
Almost one-third of jobs at the College of Education are set
to be slashed if proposed changes go ahead.
As a major University of Otago building boom draws near,
questions are being asked about the robustness of university
management systems, after cost overruns or pressures
involving several smaller projects.
University of Otago scientists have been given $180,000 to
help Ngai Tahu manage fisheries.
Heavy users of cannabis might be at higher risk of getting
lung cancer, according to a study contributed to by
University of Otago researchers.
Allen Hall Theatre has seen plenty of drama over the past 100
years and its history as the University of Otago's home of
theatre will be celebrated this weekend.
After out-lasting all of its New Zealand counterparts,
University of Otago's Department of Botany is celebrating its
90th anniversary this week.
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