Matthew Schep, co-leader of Students for Environmental Action, helps collect rubbish in Castle St on the final day of the student-organised Enviroweek.
Attending the Otago Polytechnic Cancer Society Spring Ball are (from left) Shayne and Michael Milne, and Tom West and Ashley Braam.
Many high-profile lawyers and New Zealand’s first female Maori law professor, Jacinta Ruru, took part in celebrations yesterday marking the 25th anniversary of the University of Otago Maori...
Dunedin and the University of Otago have successfully bid for the 2022 World Leisure Congress, which will bring between 500 and 1000 international delegates to the city.
Preventing new retail outlets from selling tobacco would be a "crucial step" in achieving the Government's 2025 smokefree goal, new University of Otago research suggests.
A novel University of Otago study has highlighted the value of sleep as a ``promising'' way to counter an epidemic of overweight and obesity among New Zealand children.
University of Otago students have concerns over an inquiry into the controversial law camps, as the initial interviews only focused on alcohol consumption and sexualised behaviour.
An eight-to-10 hour swim in the notoriously rough waters of Foveaux Strait would deter most people — but not 20-year-old student Hannah Morgan.
A University of Otago survey of young student drinkers highlights the need to "tackle the underlying culture" and peer group pressures that promote excessive drinking, Dr Kirsten Robertson says.
The university’s inaugural Enviro-Week, encouraging sustainable living and the protection of the environment, starts next week — and people are encouraged to walk on the wild side at a...
Insights into the "crazy" 7000km journeys of the world's third-rarest penguin show more than just one country should be responsible for their conservation, a University of Otago researcher says.
Tawaki - or Fiordland crested penguins - can cover up to 7000km in eight weeks while they fatten up for moulting season, new research reveals.
Working with gang members on a study into liver health was not without its challenges, but getting in touch with the high-risk population was worth it, an academic says.
Māori students studying medicine at the University of Otago say they are fed up with the ignorance they face over the way they are selected into their second year of study. 🔊AUDIO
The University of Otago Faculty of Dentistry dean is confident the school's new clinical services building in Dunedin will be ready for handover in December.
The University of Otago is expanding its dentistry offerings into Auckland but says Dunedin will remain the home of dental education in New Zealand.
The University of Otago Faculty of Dentistry is expanding, building a new teaching facility in South Auckland.
The head of the Otago Polytechnic School of Art is saddened but not surprised by a proposal to cut the art history programme from the University of Otago.
It would be good to see the incorporation of Maori ideas and principles become more widespread in property design, a University of Otago graduate says after researching Ngai Tahu residential...