Psychologist Emeritus Prof Michael Corballis warns that science is "in some trouble these days" but strongly defends real science, "spiced with curiosity and imagination".
The high levels of loneliness among frail elderly people revealed in a world-first study reflect "increasing fragmentation" in society.
More than 270 people graduated in person from the University of Otago at a ceremony at Dunedin Town Hall today.
The University of Otago faces more job losses after its governing council yesterday voted to close the Centre for Materials Science and Technology.
University of Otago student Tom Mottershead will today become the first person to graduate from university with a new bachelor of arts and science degree.
New Zealand's richest man Graeme Hart will receive an honorary doctor of commerce degree from the University of Otago.
The University of Otago Council has today voted to close the Centre for Materials Science and Technology.
The University of Otago has spent $3.3 million on its controversial support services review.
A prominent textile scientist is questioning a University of Otago proposal to close its textiles centre, saying it plays a unique industry role.
Innovative University of Otago research into inflammatory signalling mechanisms could help improve the effectiveness of new immunotherapies against melanoma and other cancers.
Non-profit fundraising specialist Shelagh Murray has been appointed as the next director of the University of Otago’s development and alumni relations office.
The University of Otago’s Hocken Collections has secured a rare individual portrait of a Maori chief after spending $158,000 to bring it home.
Graduating from the University of Otago with medical degrees yesterday was a special occasion for married couple Alastair and Natalie Cadzow and their friends and family.
A study of University of Otago students’ experiences of sexual violence should provide valuable information about how to prevent crimes and provide help for people who experience them, a researcher...
The annual Christmas party is not the time to "liquor up and take up a grudge with management or that annoying colleague", a university researcher warns.
Dunedin's tertiary precinct could be in for an upgrade of up to $20 million designed to establish the area as a destination rather than a through route.
A University of Otago study showed that although most people experienced no significant problems from alcohol availability at work events, there were still some common pitfalls.
The University of Otago hosts a law conference with a difference this week.
Don't sign a blank bond form. That's the advice from the Otago University Students' Association to students hoping to get their bonds back.
From keeping an eye on parties and driving students home, to helping install smoke alarms and offering medical assistance, the team at Campus Watch has seen it all this year.