Otago Daily Times:

Hazardous building costs varsity

Hazardous building costs varsity

A guilty plea by the University of Otago in a health and safety case has led to $60,000 reparation for a woman left permanently disabled, and a promise to fix a building the Dunedin District Court heard had caused serious injury.

University of Otago has key role in obesity genes study

University of Otago has key role in obesity genes study

The University of Otago will play a critical role in a new study which aims to identify genes that predispose New Zealanders to obesity and type 2 diabetes.

'Blown away' to win award

'Blown away' to win award

Dietitian Dr Winsome Parnell says she was ''blown away'' to receive the award of excellence this year from Dietitians New Zealand.

Skirmishing with the law

Skirmishing with the law

Dunedin has hosted the next tranche of New Zealand's top legal minds, who locked horns in a series of competitions over the past week.

University mural done

University mural done

The first mural to be painted on the University of Otago's campus has been finished.

Money woes could mean fewer students

Money woes could mean fewer students

Aysha Willis has a lot on her plate.

No design school decision

No design school decision

The University of Otago has not made a decision on the fate of its design school more than a month after the end of consultation on its proposed closure.

Graduates defend facility

More graduates have criticised the University of Otago and its proposal to stop offering its design programme.

Foodie fundraiser effective

Foodie fundraiser effective

University of Otago postdoctoral student Dr Htin Lin Aung is happy after a coconut noodle soup and cupcake fundraiser yesterday raised $1988.60 for flood victims in Burma (Myanmar).

The icing on the cake

The icing on the cake

Otago University Students' Association queer support co-ordinator Hahna Briggs had a busy day yesterday.

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