The first student to graduate with a PhD from the University of Otago’s Centre for International Health has taken up a top position in Botswana.
When Salote Makasini graduates from the University of Otago today she will carry across the Dunedin Town Hall stage a photograph of her Tongan cousin Rima Sikei, who was fatally stabbed...
Newly-released figures from the University of Otago show its health sciences division is leading the way in terms of senior-level academics, with six times as many professors as the division of...
University of Otago human resources director Kevin Seales and university vice-chancellor Harlene Hayne hold the university’s new certificate from the Rainbow Tick programme, an independently...
More than 730 graduands will graduate in person from Otago Polytechnic in two ceremonies this afternoon after marching down the main street with friends and family earlier today.
Once only a heartbeat away from disaster, Kathy Howard has plenty to celebrate when she graduates from Otago Polytechnic today.
More than 620 graduands and their families took to Dunedin's main street to march in the parade before two University of Otago graduation ceremonies today.
University of Otago students are being urged to get immunised against meningococcal disease over the summer break as the number of cases of the disease continues to rise.
The Otago University Students' Association has bought one of the last remaining bars near the Dunedin campus.
James Bond, the secret agent with a licence to swill, drank his way to a severe alcohol use disorder, according to University of Otago researchers.
The stars aligned for both Dunedin and visitors when the peak day of the cruise ship season coincided with the start of the city’s record December graduation ceremonies.
Univiersity of Otago graduates should celebrate and maintain the "bonds of love" and their "links with all humanity and all life"on the planet, Prof Peter Crampton says.
After fitting thousands of University of Otago graduates with their pre-graduation mortar boards, Rebecca Harding will wear one herself today when she graduates from the university.
The latest graduating University of Otago medical students will this morning recite for the first time an updated oath which includes an undertaking they will attend to their own health as well as that of their patients.
Scarfies are getting drunk less often, but they are still drinking to intoxication more than students at other universities, a new study suggests.
A $10 million donation to the University of Otago by New Zealand’s richest man will help the institution open a new $28.2 million dental teaching facility in South Auckland.
A record-setting surge of about 2850 Dunedin tertiary students will graduate this month, generating "fantastic" benefits by sparking higher demand for hotel beds and restaurants, and boosting the economy.
Many people might feel out of their depth if they encountered someone with facial injuries, but University of Otago graduate Rob Mane loves helping to make a life-changing difference for such patients.