Alumni

Around the globe

Around the globe

Three international alumni tell us a little of what they’re up to.

Ways of giving

Ways of giving

At 78, Jennie Oakley is living a life of service and satisfaction – as a wife, mother and hands-on grandmother, a liturgist at her church, a volunteer at the Auckland Museum, a Friend of the Auckland Philharmonic Orchestra, a life member of the University’s Staff Common Room and a highly-valued committee member of the University of Auckland Society.

The fabulous Hunter brothers

The fabulous Hunter brothers

Ian and Peter Hunter talk with Margo White. Professor Ian Hunter identifies his first invention as a device he called the ‘smell-o-meter’, constructed when he was six from an old meter thrown out by his father. He opened it up, wrote “nice” at one end and “smelly” at the other. He’d hold the device in […]

Digital doctor in the house

Digital doctor in the house

Far North GP and public health champion, Lance O’Sullivan, talks with Julianne Evans.

Alive to change

Alive to change

Sally Nicholas, who is just completing her PhD in Linguistics/Māori Studies, says her ground-breaking work describing Cook Islands Māori is “preposterous” – but she does so with a smile. Julie Middleton finds out why.