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Global survey finds young NZers more relaxed, confident and optimistic

28 April 2011

A global survey involving University of Canterbury political scientist Dr Bronwyn Hayward has found that young adult New Zealanders are more relaxed, confident and optimistic than their counterparts in other countries.


Researchers show religion and consumerism can go hand in hand

27 April 2011

New research to be published in the Journal of Marketing Management shows that some Christians are happy to ignore some of their beliefs if they feel it is justified.


UC researchers reveal amazing navigational precision of humpback whales

21 April 2011

Researchers based at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand have found that migrating humpback whales achieve navigational precision usually associated with jetliners or arrows.


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21 April 2011

This weekend the leader of the Student Volunteer Army (SVA) and a colleague will head to Japan to set up a Japanese version of the Student Volunteer Army.


Graduates gather for memorable marquee celebrations

21 April 2011

More than 600 University of Canterbury graduates celebrated their achievements in a very special celebration held on campus yesterday.


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29 March 2011

University of Canterbury computer science PhD candidate Stephen Fitchett has recently returned from a placement as UC's first Microsoft intern.


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17 February 2011

Creative solutions for a renewable energy system to power up the ultimate Kiwi bach have won six secondary school leavers scholarships to study engineering at the University of Canterbury.


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17 February 2011

A US academic visiting the University of Canterbury believes educators worldwide are struggling to adapt to the digital, global era in which we live.


Revolutionary timber technology launched at UC

16 February 2011

A revolutionary new timber construction technology was launched at the University of Canterbury recently.


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16 February 2011

Sixty-five of New Zealand's brightest young students took part in the second UC Emerging Leaders' Development Programme (ELDP) retreat last weekend and had a blast.


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