The University of Otago is continuing to experience a rise in student numbers, as enrolments for this semester climb by 166 equivalent full-time students from this time last year.
Academia might seem a fairly stable environment to work in but it is not without risk.
From vintage machinery to children's rides, tug-of-war contests, barrel-riding and wheelbarrow races, the Blueskin Country Fair A&P show proved popular yesterday afternoon - drawing well over...
After two weeks of sadness, a recent volunteer week held for University of Otago students was a welcome chance to do something positive for the wider community, organisers say.
Plenty of families, groups of friends and colourful canines flocked to Woodhaugh Gardens in North Dunedin yesterday, for a Dunedin Pride picnic and a "dress up your dog" day.
Police were called after a car crashed into a rock wall on the Lawrence-Waitahuna Highway today.
A 65-year-old man is due to appear in court on Tuesday after he was arrested for a burglary in the Cargill St area, near the Octagon, this weekend.
Four people have minor injuries after their car rolled in South Otago this morning.
Sexist culture or isolated incidents at Knox College? Elena McPhee talks to former students and college master Dr Graham Redding.
It is worlds away from her old life in India, but when New Delhi-based HR professional Suman Singh decided she wanted a change of career, she knew New Zealand was the place she wanted to go.
While a submarine built in Dunedin in 1873 will probably never be seaworthy, funding has kick-started a project to make it more presentable.
A faulty heating system was behind the closure of clinics at Dunedin's dental school 10 times this year.
A vehicle was left in the middle of an intersection on Dunedin's one-way street system tonight.
Emergency services were called to a crash at Saddle Hill, near Dunedin, tonight.
The University of Otago's Campus Watch were called after a group of ''drunk and rowdy'' men, including one who could hardly stand, disrupted a first-year law lecture last month, the university has...
A deprivation index is shining the spotlight on Otago's problems - and revealing Dunedin city is lagging behind other parts of the region when it comes to health, employment and income.
Testers from the NZ Drug Foundation and KnowYourStuff will be returning to the University of Otago ahead of the Hyde St Party, the Otago University Students' Association says.
Campus Watch had to intervene when a group of drunk men, including one who could hardly stand, disrupted a first-year law lecture last month, Otago University has revealed.
A cancer genetics and biology specialist at the University of Otago has received a $150,000 grant to investigate a device to detect early stage cancer - a development which could be a world first.
A long-planned Muslim chaplaincy service for the University of Otago will be officially launched today.