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Andrew Wallace-Hadrill

21 April 2017

Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill, Director of Research in the Faculty of Classics at the University of Cambridge, will present the Inaugural Graham Zanker Lecture in The Great Hall at The Arts Centre of Christchurch on 16th May. The title of the talk is Herculaneum: new discoveries from old excavations.


Polly Hoskins

26 January 2017

Congratulations to Polly Hoskins, the winner of the Howard McNaughton Prize in Cultural Studies for 2016.


Jen-Bowmast Poetics of Space

26 January 2017

Jen Bowmast, a Masters student at UC School of Fine Arts has had her work "Poetics of Space" accepted as one of the finalists for the Arte Laguna Prize.


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26 January 2017

To mark the six-year anniversary of the February 22 earthquake, the University of Canterbury's CEISMIC Digital Archive project team have created an online challenge which asks users to guess the location of a given photograph from the archive.


Criminal Justice_Prisons and Corrections field trip

16 January 2017

A University of Canterbury academic’s latest book examines recent crime trends and the social, political, and legal changes in New Zealand from the end of the 20th century to the present – the first book of its type published in New Zealand.


UC Journalisim Graduates at 2016 Canon Media Awards

16 January 2017

Congratulations to the UC journalism graduates who were honoured at the 2016 Canon Media Awards and New Zealand Radio Awards.


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16 January 2017

On Monday, 9 August Dr Patrick O’Sullivan was interviewed by Susie Ferguson on Morning Report to discuss the use of 3D printing for the Classics Department’s collection of ancient Mediterranean artefacts which feature in many courses offered by the department.


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16 January 2017

University of Canterbury Professor in Linguistics Dr Jennifer Hay has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand.


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03 November 2016

This year Martha Hardy-Ward's popular summer school paper, ‘Creative Writing for the Screen’ returns to UC.


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02 November 2016

We are pleased to announce that Professor Daniel Bernardi will be joining us as a Canterbury Fellow in Semester One, 2017.


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