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New campus policeman in it for the long haul

New campus policeman in it for the long haul

After more than 20 years on the front line, Senior Constable John Woodhouse is going to university.

Student attacks uni porn ban

Student attacks uni porn ban

The University of Otago's ban on pornography in residential colleges is being slammed as an attack on student freedom.

Student association to seek relevance

Student association to seek relevance

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 Hunt.

Putting cancer in its place

Putting cancer in its place

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.

Student voters shift right

Student voters shift right

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 says.

Twenty college positions may go

Twenty college positions may go

Almost one-third of jobs at the College of Education are set to be slashed if proposed changes go ahead.

Uni's building project cost-controls queried

Uni's building project cost-controls queried

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.

Uni to help iwi manage fisheries

University of Otago scientists have been given $180,000 to help Ngai Tahu manage fisheries.

Cannabis, cancer linked in study

Cannabis, cancer linked in study

Heavy users of cannabis might be at higher risk of getting lung cancer, according to a study contributed to by University of Otago researchers.

Lots of stories to be told at hall's centenary

Lots of stories to be told at hall's centenary

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.

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