Researchers at the University of Otago have harnessed the power of crystals in creating a "really cool energy saving device'' which can replace a "whole rack'' of power-hungry lasers and revolutionise future internet communication.
As allegations of sexual assaults continue to surface from Knox College, a University of Otago campus-based group is working to combat attitudes that permit rape and violence.
Student leaders from the University of Otago's Knox College wrote a letter to hostel managers two years ago telling them sexual assault complaints were not being handled properly.
University of Otago vice chancellor Professor Hayne has invited all female residential assistants to a special hui today to discuss the safety of women in residential halls.
Otago postgraduate students rallied to "demand better" from the Government yesterday, the same day the New Zealand University Students' Association handed over a petition asking for the promised...
The shake-up of the University of Otago's division of humanities has almost finished and has gone smoothly, the division's head says.
The Otago University Students' Association is getting ready to rumble once more after announcing a second round of its Charity Fight Night.
The idea that misunderstanding causes sexual assault is a myth - and ''entitled'' attitudes need to be tackled, a University of Otago sexual assault researcher says.
All smiles at a welcome ceremony in Dunedin this week for the University of Otago's 2019 Arts Fellows are (from left) Caroline Plummer Fellow in Community Dance Antonio Ssebuuma, Robert Burns...
A former student who lived at an Otago University hostel claims she was raped in her room five years ago but didn't tell anyone because she believed her complaint would be dismissed.
An Israeli committee system which allows for a degree of choice over a future baby's sex has resulted in "stable'' outcomes, a visiting Israeli academic says.
It's now a waiting game for Southern polytechnics that have submitted proposals demanding changes to Government plans to reform the sector.
University of Otago research group Aspire 2025 has won an award from the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand for its ``exemplary efforts and achievements'' in the field of smoking...
After the Christchurch terrorist attacks, New Zealand must seize this "historic moment" to build peace, including through dialogue with groups considered to be extremist, Prof Kevin Clements says.
It is worlds away from her old life in India, but when New Delhi-based HR professional Suman Singh decided she wanted a change of career, she knew New Zealand was the place she wanted to go.
Testers from the NZ Drug Foundation and KnowYourStuff will be returning to the University of Otago ahead of the Hyde St Party, the Otago University Students' Association says.
Shaped stone blocks found at Tautuku in South Otago, the Catlins, and Stewart Island, support the theory early Maori settlers sailed direct from Tahiti over 4000km of open water.
A long-planned Muslim chaplaincy service for the University of Otago will be officially launched today.