The University of Otago will open up public consultation this
week on changes to its council membership, a university
The University of Otago contributed $829 million to the local
economy last year, a yearly report evaluating its economic
impact has found.
More than 380 people will graduate in person from the
University of Otago, mainly with qualifications in commerce
and law, in a ceremony at the Dunedin Town Hall at 4pm today.
More than 70 other people will graduate in absentia.
Our level of knowledge ultimately makes humans ''the most
powerful and successful creature'' on Earth but we need to
think critically to overcome the ''downside'' of our reliance
Around 500 University of Otago graduands parade down Great
King Street on the way to the Dunedin Town Hall ahead of two
graduation ceremonies on Saturday.
The University of Otago will have to examine its reputation
as a ''party school'' if it wants the student drinking
culture to change, the national student association union
A national television programme about Dunedin student
drinking culture was criticised at a University of Otago
council meeting yesterday.
Be bold and make the most of life - but don't forget to be
a scene from The Lord of the Rings, University of
Otago students formed two battle lines and charged head-on
into each other yesterday in a zorb ball showdown.
Identical twins Hannah and Nyssa Payne-Harker will have two
reasons to celebrate when they graduate from the University
of Otago today.
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