A well-known Christchurch family is offering a new scholarship to outstanding Canterbury University business students.
Respiratory illnesses are continuing to keep Christchurch pre-schoolers off sick, as health authorities forecast the number of RSV cases will keep rising.
Schoolgirl rugby is a growing force in Christchurch and is creating development and leadership opportunities for young women through sport.
Bring out the brollies and dust off the board games - as the rest of the first week of the school holidays is set to be wet and windy for most of the country.
A group of Christchurch young enterprise students didn't expect to be running a successful business in their final year of high school.
Head boys from Christchurch Boys' High and Riccarton High have spoken out about changing the culture among young men to address sexual harassment and assault.
Christchurch primary school principal Mike Molloy used to get a hard time from pupils about his old 'pizza delivery' car - but winning a new $80k ute from TVNZ’s Seven Sharp put a stop to that.
Former Black Caps coach Denis Aberhart is stepping down as principal of Our Lady of Victories School in Christchurch.
A detective says he expected a nationwide survey of schools would probably find similar results around sexual harassment to those at Christchurch Girls' High.
A bus driver dumped a 10-year-old girl in an unfamiliar suburb in the pouring rain, after failing to drop her at school.
The city's secondary school principals have spoken out after a Christchurch Girls' High School survey revealed more than 20 students claim they have been raped.
There are calls for a wider investigation after a survey of Christchurch Girls' High students uncovered widespread sexual harassment and several cases of rape.
Canterbury’s own native boulder copper butterfly will soon have a new home at Orana Wildlife Park, thanks to Burnside Primary pupils.
The Chinese embassy has hit back at claims spies are infiltrating universities in NZ, including Canterbury, calling the accusations groundless and "pure hearsay".
Police are concerned by the findings of a survey, commissioned by Christchurch Girls' High School, in which 20 students say they have been raped.
More than a quarter of Christchurch Girls' High School students say they've been sexually harassed more than 10 times - and more than 20 students say they have been raped.
Chinese Communist Party spies are infiltrating New Zealand universities, a Canterbury Uni lecturer suspects.