The University of Otago's Faculty of Dentistry is helping young sportspeople protect their pearly whites, donating 150 mouthguards to schools around New Zealand.
Pigeons are by no means birdbrained and could be as smart as primates - and a new $50,000 grant will progress a research project into their faculties.
Changes to post-study work rights are to blame for a drop in international student numbers at Otago Polytechnic's Auckland campus, the polytechnic says.
Otago Polytechnic is gearing up to host secondary schoolgirls from Dunedin and South Otago, as an annual ShadowTech day returns this week.
The University of Otago is expected to spend about $750,000 on its 150th celebrations.
Emergency services have been called to the North Taieri area after a car was set ablaze on Silverstream Valley Rd, near the Waiora Scout Camp, tonight.
The Christchurch mosque shootings earlier this year do not appear to have had any effect on the number of international students choosing to come to Dunedin, Enterprise Dunedin says.
From free curtains to clothing repairs, an inaugural event in July should help university students deal with biting winter weather, organisers say.
George St retailers are passionate, but divided, when it comes to plans to make part of the city's main drag one-way.
A researcher from Victoria University of Wellington says creating an environment where people's experiences are believed is vital to encourage reports of sexual violence.
New automotive courses offered by Otago Polytechnic should help address a nationwide dearth of both drivers and repair technicians, the polytechnic and industry representatives say.
The University of Otago has crossed swords with broadcaster TVNZ after Sunday aired the stories of three women who said they had been sexually assaulted or raped while at the university.
A zoologist has joined the chorus of voices opposing the proposal to mine Foulden Maar, near Middlemarch, describing it as "obscene".
Students have called for a safer crossing on Albany St in the latest Otago University Students' Association referendum.
A Dunedin academic who unexpectedly discovered a new species of stonefly says it ranks "right up there" as a defining moment of his career.
A University of Otago academic shortlisted for a prestigious UK crime-writing award is "gobsmacked" to have his work recognised.
The University of Otago academic leading research into life in the mysterious Loch Ness lake says there will be "surprises aplenty" when eDNA tests from the water are released.
He is known for witty rebuttals on social media - but a University of Otago law professor and Twitter warrior has announced he is throwing in the towel.
The University of Otago academic leading a study of life in the mysterious Loch Ness lake says there will be "surprises aplenty'' when eDNA tests from the water are released.
The Dunedin City Council has postponed hearings for proposed university parking changes after receiving a deluge of submissions from the public.