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30 September 2016
NZ school rugby teaching lacks character, values

New research reveals that rugby in New Zealand secondary schools has no clear educative or social intention, focusing on building technical skills rather than character.

29 September 2016
Lectures focus on Māori experience of trauma

The UC Ngāi Tahu Research Centre is hosting a lecture series, He Kokonga Whare - Māori and the Transmission of Historical Trauma.

27 September 2016
UC student explores native crayfish sustainability

A UC student will discuss her research into central Canterbury's native freshwater crayfish in an upcoming free seminar.

27 September 2016
Schools students test quake resilient design at UC

High school students will be able to use UC's Structural Engineering Laboratory to test the quake resilience of their mini-house prototypes these school holidays.

26 September 2016
UC researchers awarded $5 million for smart ideas

UC researchers have been the most successful in New Zealand in the MBIE Smart Ideas investment process with five new projects awarded $5 million in funding.

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