Recent Articles

Engineering the future

Engineering the future

Research at the University’s Newmarket Campus gives a glimpse into a changing world. Helen Borne joined a group of Engineering alumni on a tour behind the scenes. Places on a special tour of the state-of-the-art Engineering facility at Newmarket were snapped up within hours. And in spite of stormy weather on the day it was […]

40 under 40

40 under 40

This month we launch the University’s inaugural 40 under 40 to recognise alumni who have made significant contributions by that age.

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.

Night of the Dames

Night of the Dames

This was a first for the University and quite possibly a record event for New Zealand: a gathering of 20 Kiwi Dames to celebrate the achievements of the Liggins Institute.

Ethics of Pest Control

Ethics of Pest Control

Philosopher Dr Emily Parke from the Faculty of Arts is one of two University of Auckland academics who will be convening the first bioethics panel in New Zealand dealing with the ethical and social challenges involved in eradicating invasive predators. The other is biologist and statistician, Dr James Russell. The two are co-leading the panel […]