An Octagon bar which closed on Sunday could reopen depending on the result of discussions with the Dunedin District Licensing Committee.
The University of Otago is set to spend almost $2 million upgrading its campus to prevent people from falling after a series of injuries last year.
An increase in international students almost offset declining domestic numbers as the University of Otago faces a trough in the number of school leavers.
The relief was palpable as nine people were rescued after 45 minutes stuck in a broken lift in Dunedin's Burns House this afternoon.
A relieved woman embraced one of her rescuers as she stepped out of a malfunctioning lift in which nine people had been trapped.
Morale is at rock bottom among general staff at the University of Otago amid fears a review could result in the loss of hundreds of jobs.
Computer games are not usually associated with getting people off the sofa, but University of Otago researchers hope they can be used to help patients with knee osteoarthritis.
The focus on keeping costs under control which has led to job cuts at the University of Otago is not new, acting vice-chancellor Prof Vernon Squire says.
An Auckland family is ''absolutely devastated'' after their 17-year-old son was found dead in a University of Otago residential college.
Students at a University of Otago residential college will get a chance to farewell one of their own at a private ceremony today.
The confrontation between North Korea and United States could spiral out of control quickly, a University of Otago professor says.
The Government is stepping in as Dunedin social service agencies say the lack of affordable rental properties in the city is reaching crisis point.
Life has been a struggle for Ki’anie Pikia and her three children since the lease on her Dunedin home was not renewed in December.
A lot has changed since Jan Prestidge started nursing for the University of Otago's Student Health 30 years ago.
Dunedin's Syrian refugees are about to welcome some new arrivals of their own as the city marks a year since they first resettled here.