University of Otago cafes are teaching people to order their favourite snacks and caffeinated beverages in te reo - from a mowai (flat white) to a ratei tiai (chai latte).
Income from more enrolments and delays to construction work have again been highlighted as the main reasons the University of Otago's financial performance is better than expected.
The University of Otago's five arts fellows in literature, art, dance, and music have been selected for next year, and the prestigious Robert Burns Fellowship has gone to an award-winning local...
The audience was warned yesterday morning before cohorts of kindergarten pupils took to the stage: expect random outbursts in different languages and be ready to catch children jumping off the stage.
One of the original Polyfest performers from 1993 says it is "tear-jerking sometimes" to now see his children involved.
The Otago Early Childhood and Schools Maori and Pacific Island Festival (Polyfest) is preparing for its 25th event. Elena McPhee looks back over the history of the cultural festival.
A bronze statue celebrating 100 years of John McGlashan College depicts a pupil walking into the future, across 10 tiles each representing a decade of the Dunedin boys’ school’s history.
The university’s inaugural Enviro-Week, encouraging sustainable living and the protection of the environment, starts next week — and people are encouraged to walk on the wild side at a...
An eight-to-10 hour swim in the notoriously rough waters of Foveaux Strait would deter most people — but not 20-year-old student Hannah Morgan.
A fifth-year medical student who came from a Dunedin gang family "opened the door" for groundbreaking health research involving the Notorious Mongrel Mob.
The Otago University Medical Students' Association says students who criticise the university's Maori Entry Pathway have lost sight of the bigger picture, as some Maori students claim racism has...
Working with gang members on a study into liver health was not without its challenges, but getting in touch with the high-risk population was worth it, an academic says.
Favourite dishes from fire-damaged Dunedin restaurant No. 7 Balmac will be available at a three-month pop-up cafe in the Octagon, while the building is repaired.
Emergency services inspect a car which rolled near the Aramoana spit yesterday.
Dunedin property investors and real estate agents are watching with trepidation as the Government launches a raft of new proposals designed to make life easier for renters.
The University of Otago Faculty of Dentistry dean is confident the school's new clinical services building in Dunedin will be ready for handover in December.
Emergency services were called after a car was found burning beneath trees near the top of Signal Hill Rd, in Opoho, last night.
The head of the Otago Polytechnic School of Art is saddened but not surprised by a proposal to cut the art history programme from the University of Otago.
It would be good to see the incorporation of Maori ideas and principles become more widespread in property design, a University of Otago graduate says after researching Ngai Tahu residential...
A Polytechnic student with a green bent has been travelling around the country researching solutions to help Otago Polytechnic drastically reduce the amount of organic waste it produces.