An Otago University medical researcher has spoken out against workplace bullying and abuse in the legal profession, and sees some "reason to hope" from changing attitudes.
University of Otago graduate Dr Ricky Bell says "you don’t have to be Einstein" to realise that current approaches to countering obesity are "simply not working" in this country.
Michael Ligaliga is "relieved" to have completed his University of Otago PhD, and has become the first Pacific Island student to complete an Otago doctorate in peace and conflict studies.
For students separated from their pooch pals, a squad of local dogs are available for sessions of furry stress relief.
The University of Otago’s new $26m music, theatre and performing arts development will further boost Dunedin’s reputation as an "outstanding centre of culture and learning", Prof Tony Ballantyne says.
Award-winning Australian radio broadcaster Rachael Kohn remains optimistic that peace can be achieved in the Middle East and Korea, despite seemingly massive obstacles.
Researchers who developed a new predictive polling system focused on values are trying to drum up support within the media industry - and say their research could signal a move away from "mud...
Getting out of your chair and moving around for two minutes every half hour provides important health benefits, University of Otago research suggests.
Don Brash, who has nominated for New Zealander of the Year, would be welcome to speak at the University of Otago if he wanted to, the vice-chancellor says.
Otago Polytechnic will push ahead with a planned $50 million redevelopment involving three separate projects, after being granted a funding increase.
Thareni Luxmanan (left) and Shreya Das perform a traditional bharatanatyam dance at a cultural performance hosted by the University of Otago Sri Lankan Students’ Association.
Who said freedom of speech was being repressed because the world was becoming too politically correct?
The news that Scottish crime writer Val McDermid is to take up a visiting professor role at Otago University has been hailed as ''hugely exciting''.
A lecturer at the University of Otago's Wellington campus is ``absolutely delighted'' to receive more than $180,000 to investigate a new therapy for premature babies.
Celebrated Scottish novelist Val McDermid is travelling to the University of Otago to take up a three-year visiting professor role in the Division of Humanities.
Reintroducing bats, tuatara and native birds into NZ's cities is not beyond the realms of imagination, two University of Otago zoologists say - if cat owners become more aware of the benefits keeping their pet indoors.
Teaching young women from war-torn countries and hearing about their struggles puts a different perspective on higher education, a former Otago student says.