Three University of Otago academics with a passion for
teaching, Dr Rhiannon Braund, Associate Prof Steve Dawson and
Associate Prof Anthony Robins, have gained the university's
latest annual teaching excellence awards.
The social exclusion of many young people, including from
work and tertiary education, contributed strongly to the
London riots last year, visiting Prof Derek Bolton said
The discovery of a new subatomic particle that could be the
elusive Higgs boson highlights the value of the world's
biggest atom-smasher, University of Otago physicist Dr Craig
Taking medication is not the best answer to all forms of
sadness, the Rev Dr Lynne Baab believes.
Felix Marx is a grateful man with a whale of a mission.
Cats may have nine lives but now they have also won a
"people's choice" photographic award.
Hosting a major international philosophy and psychiatry
conference this week is a "feather in the cap" for the
University of Otago and Dunedin, organisers say.
An internationally-respected diabetes and nutrition
researcher, University of Otago Prof Jim Mann, has been given
a prestigious international award at a recent conference in
ACC is taking steps to overcome "administrative errors" in
handling a much-delayed Official Information Act request,
after signing an high-level agreement requiring full
compliance with the Act.
About 3500 people, including many school pupils, attended a
two-day science expo which ended at the University of Otago
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