Following last year’s detailed consultation with University of Otago students, 26 new cameras are being added to the closed circuit television network (CCTV) in and around the campus.
Many have argued today’s students are far more unruly than their predecessors.
Scientists alone cannot defeat tuberculosis, and wider international partnerships are needed to help combat the world's top infectious disease killer.
University of Otago researchers will use the teeth of bottlenose dolphins to better understand coastal contamination.
"Outdoor maths" is how a Dunedin surveyor describes his profession, but practitioners say surveying can encompass everything from laser scanning buildings to mapping the seafloor.
Childhood predictors of becoming overweight or obese as adults in New Zealand include being male, born into a single-parent family, having parents with larger body size and limited or no breast...
The University of Otago Central Library has made a list of the best libraries in the world, coming in at No13 and beating some historic and state-of-the-art buildings.
Takaraha, the little yellow-eyed penguin who has been tracked 950km up country from South Otago, has gone missing.
The University of Otago has released a schedule for its 150th anniversary celebrations next year, which will include a street parade, picnics, a play, dinner and a regatta.
The University of Otago will be relieved at the jump in student enrolments this year.
The University of Otago's Maori Development Office and Maori Centre are delighted with an increase in Maori students enrolled at the university this year, numbers due to hit 12% of the domestic roll.
A young Otago yellow-eyed penguin's amazing odyssey has continued as the bird, dubbed Takaraha, reached the Cook Strait last night.
Speaking in front of an audience containing Professor Stephen Hawking was one of the most nerve-racking experience's of an Otago academic's life.
The University of Otago is considering a restructure of its division of humanities for 2019, saying money would be saved by grouping the division's 16 departments into seven schools.
Otago researchers say standardised packaging for cigarettes is a good move, but more needs to be done in the fight against tobacco.
Student numbers at University of Otago are set to grow by the largest amount since 2010, but the university is unsure how much Labour's free tertiary education policy is behind the increase.
University of Otago research into low oxygen conditions in ancient times has also highlighted a "huge" future threat to oceans, including near New Zealand, from global warming.
A new co-director of a University of Otago research unit, Louise Marsh, says her own experience of receiving a cancer diagnosis has given her cancer-related research work "extra impetus".
University of Otago researchers are helping lead an $18 million international project to clarify the main causes of fever in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia and determine how they should be treated.
University of Otago students angered over the cancellation of a law camp have launched a petition calling for the camp to be reinstated.