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.
Colourful themes ranging from pirates to Avril Lavigne and "Crouching Tiger Hyding Dragons" will appear at the Hyde St party in the university quarter.
Looking after the Otago Helicopter Rescue Trust for the past 22 years has not always been easy for Ross Black - but he could not be prouder of what the trust has achieved.
A mountain biker was airlifted from Arrowtown to Dunedin Hospital with serious injuries this afternoon.
One person has been taken to Dunedin Hospital by ambulance following a crash between a car and a Lime e-scooter at the intersection of Cumberland St and St Andrew St this evening.
Police are investigating after a woman reported an indecent assault in North East Valley this afternoon.
Breaking down the barriers between domestic and international students at the University of Otago, and making people feel less isolated, is what a peer-support group hopes to achieve after securing funding.
The University of Otago is aiming to reduce the amount of waste it sends to landfill through a contract with a major waste company.
Prosecutions for possessing banned materials are rare - but they do happen and could be brought against people who have a copy of a document purportedly written by the Christchurch mosque shooter,...
The tension between a life centred on capitalism and one based on art takes centre stage in one-man show The Unfolding of Benjamin's Misery partly based on the author's struggles to make ends meet...
An "amazing'' reception during their first US tour for more than 20 years was music to the ears of veteran rock group The Chills.
Taking to the stage as punk rockers is still a relatively new experience for Discharge - but the all-female comedy collective say returning to Dunedin to perform is like a homecoming.
City councillors will decide today whether to formally back Otago Polytechnic's bid to keep New Zealand's polytechnics largely autonomous.
A diesel spill from a truck crash forced a lane of Dunedin's northern motorway to be closed this afternoon.
A crash on the roundabout joining Andersons Bay Rd, Portobello Rd and Musselburgh Rise in Dunedin has temporarily closed one lane of traffic this afternoon.
Police had to abandon a high-speed pursuit in the Waikouaiti area this morning after a motorcyclist failed to stop.
From microchipping and desexing stray dogs in the Cook Islands to organising flea and worm treatment for them, an Otago Polytechnic vet lecturer says she values her 15-year connection to the...
The NZ Transport Agency has said Mosgiel road reconstruction work, which has caused frustration among local business owners, will now run into early April.