Hungry gourmands staving off the winter chill flocked to the university's twice-yearly International Food Festival at the weekend, to sample hot fare from more than 20 countries.
A fire investigator will today examine the scene of a suspected arson in Oamaru last night.
Otago University has defended sending a communications specialist to Loch Ness to accompany a scientist searching for the mythical monster there.
Record label Flying Nun Records has given its collection of master tapes to the Alexander Turnbull Library, to mark the start of the library’s centenary period.
The fire service was called out to a home in Mosgiel tonight, after a malfunctioning pellet fire led to heavy smoke throughout the house.
The Otago scientist behind the latest quest to find the Loch Ness monster says he feels honoured to receive international recognition after working in the genetics field for nearly three decades.
After teaching theatre for more than 37 years director Lisa Warrington - who gave Allen Hall its famous red door - has officially left her position at the university.
Otago Polytechnic is still bucking the trend of declining enrolments in the sector, with nearly 400 students more than expected enrolled for the second semester - but is waiting to hear whether its...
The University of Otago's finances are in good shape due to extra enrolments in the first semester and delays to building work, its latest financial report says.
The number of staff taking voluntary redundancies as part of a University of Otago support services review has reached 149.
Sport can be a "double-edged sword'' - and making physical education enjoyable to children who are not natural athletes is one of the aims of an intensive conference that has drawn teachers from...
Dunedin's getting ready to welcome back uni students next week, but organisers are aiming for a quiet start to the semester rather than boozy celebrations.
After overseeing more than $300 million of capital projects at the University of Otago, the director of its property services is headed for a "sea change".
A Californian student on an indigenous exchange to the University of Otago says applying for the programme gave her more insight into her own Cherokee heritage.
There is an open invitation to the public to attend a colourful cultural festival at the University of Otago, where about 16 groups from different countries will perform.
Encouraging more parents to let their daughters try after-school activities such as computer coding could be one of the ways to fix the gender imbalance in the tech industry, Dunedin professionals...
An Otago biomedical scientist says she was "thrilled" to receive $25,000 through a national symposium to find a better way of delivering medicine to patients with hearing problems caused by acute...
A postgraduate university student passionate about saving energy was delighted to win one of 15 energy conservation scholarships given out nationwide this year.
In a change from the ''homey'' bulk cooking they are used to, inventive chefs from Toroa College have secured the University of Otago residential chef of the year title for the second successive year.
The area surrounding the University of Otago in Dunedin recorded its highest number of reported crimes for four years in March, a police report says.