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20 December 2013

A UC geography student, who graduated this week, has provided management options to authorities to minimise the impacts of beach users on shellfish resources.

Business and law staff return to a permanent base

19 December 2013

For the first time since the 2011 earthquake, University of Canterbury business and law staff have begun returning to a permanent base in the former Law building.

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18 December 2013

A UC doctoral student who graduates this week says there is a need for principals and senior teachers to seek a better understanding of Pasifika people and Pasifika education.

Climate change impacts on small insect interaction

16 December 2013

A University of Canterbury (UC) postgraduate scholarship-winning student is studying climate change impacts on small insects and their predator-prey interactions.

Conservation allowed survival of the not-so-fit

12 December 2013

University of Canterbury (UC) researchers have found that conservation efforts in the 1980s to save a critically endangered New Zealand bird inadvertently risked the species.

UC student app on Apple and android

11 December 2013

A University of Canterbury (UC) commerce and law student has produced an app which is available on Apple and android phones to help businesses.

Research challenge tests young financial analysts

11 December 2013

A team of finance students from UC recently assumed the role of research analysts and took second place in the 2013 Chartered Finance Analyst Institute Research Challenge.

Underachievement bringing down NZ's rating

10 December 2013

University of Canterbury's (UC) Professor Garry Hornby says he is not surprised by the latest findings on New Zealand's educational achievement released by the OECD.

You can have your cake and eat it too

06 December 2013

Feeling guilty about eating chocolate cake rather than enjoying it as a celebratory treat could add pounds, according to UC research.

Record growth in gross domestic product

03 December 2013

The 2013 economic highlight for New Zealand is the record growth in gross domestic product, driven largely by the Canterbury rebuild and housing demand in Auckland.

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