Obituaries

Farewell to Sir John Graham

Farewell to Sir John Graham

It was with sadness that the University community farewelled Sir John Graham (KNZM CBE), who died on 2 August.

An Illuminated Alumnus

An Illuminated Alumnus

Barry Brickell OBE – 1935 – 2016

Ranginui Walker 1932 – 2016

Ranginui Walker 1932 – 2016

On 29 February 2016 Emeritus Professor Ranginui Walker passed away at the age of 83.

Sir John Buchanan: 9 June, 1943 – 13 July, 2015

Sir John Buchanan: 9 June, 1943 – 13 July, 2015

On 13 July, 2015, the University and New Zealand lost a great alumnus, advocate, benefactor and above all, friend, Sir John Buchanan. As a result of his outstanding career abroad, Sir John received glowing tributes in the major UK papers, including the Times, the Financial Times and the Daily Telegraph. They are all very much […]

Sir Ian Athfield

Sir Ian Athfield

With the death of Distinguished Alumnus Sir Ian Athfield in January, New Zealand lost one of its greatest architects.