Otago Polytechnic's Auckland campus would disappear if a proposal in a draft Cabinet paper obtained by the National Party went ahead, the polytechnic's chief executive says.
University of Otago researchers seem likely to gain more than $5million from four Antarctic research projects, funded through the national Antarctic Research Platform.
The University of Otago has issued more than 100 trespass notices in the past three years and has noted and moved 27 people on, while police have dealt with about 15 breaches.
Otago Polytechnic's Phil Ker says the education minister cannot remain silent on the future of the country's polytechnics and ITOs after a "damaging" draft Cabinet paper was leaked.
King’s High School pupil Nick Bryan (17) puts the final touches to the dish that won him first place at the Otago final of the National Secondary Schools Culinary Competition, held at Otago...
A cancer researcher from the University of Otago has received a major funding boost for his work into the detection of the illness.
The first national award for student volunteer group Silverline is a great motivator to keep going, one of the group's leaders says.
Otago has dropped a place but remains the country's second-ranked university in a major international league table, the QS World University Rankings.
Pigeons are by no means birdbrained and could be as smart as primates - and a new $50,000 grant will progress a research project into their faculties.
A stroke of luck has resulted in a pair of University of Otago researchers spending two months together on a ship extracting climate insights from below the seabed of the southern Pacific Ocean.
Former navy diver Rob Hewitt, who once survived 75 hours alone at sea, last week strongly endorsed a University of Otago research programme which aims to cut drowning deaths.
Otago Polytechnic is gearing up to host secondary schoolgirls from Dunedin and South Otago, as an annual ShadowTech day returns this week.
Changes to post-study work rights are to blame for a drop in international student numbers at Otago Polytechnic's Auckland campus, the polytechnic says.
Ideas gleaned from an international study can help New Zealand counter the adverse health impact of sugary drinks, a Dunedin academic says.
Henry Benson-Pope is among seven University of Otago graduates who have gained Fulbright graduate awards to undertake further study in the United States.
From free curtains to clothing repairs, an inaugural event in July should help university students deal with biting winter weather, organisers say.
Spending more than $1billion to buy five new Super Hercules aircraft reflects the price of New Zealand having an independent foreign policy, Prof Robert Patman says.
The University of Otago's new Dental Clinical Services building was officially opened in Dunedin today.