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ChCh dining outlets flat-out

10 December 2012

A University of Canterbury marketing lecturer says Christchurch restaurants, bars and cafes are flat-out after two years of upheaval.


UC academic appointed to Marsden Fund Council

07 December 2012

A second University of Canterbury academic has been appointed to the Marsden Fund Council which allocates millions of dollars of research funding every year.


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07 December 2012

University of Canterbury researchers are developing a liquid flow measurement technique that is so blisteringly fast it opens up new applications for industry.


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06 December 2012

The University of Canterbury has sold its equity stake in high-tech company Arcactive Ltd to a group of existing shareholders for an undisclosed sum.


Work of emerging artists added to UC collection

06 December 2012

Three University of Canterbury fine arts students have had their works selected for UC's large permanent art collection.


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06 December 2012

In light of the Canterbury earthquakes, the importance of robust communication systems has become very clear.


Difference between Christchurch and Washington DC

05 December 2012

A University of Canterbury law intern Seamus Woods who is on a trip of a lifetime working on Capitol Hill, in Washington DC, says there is one significant difference


UC captures CBD aerial images for CERA

05 December 2012

The University of Canterbury has been helping the Christchurch Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) in Christchurch by providing aerial images of the central business district


Cycling, bouldering should be included in rebuild

04 December 2012

Physical activity in the rebuild of Christchurch may be even more important than has been previously realised, a University of Canterbury sports science expert said.


Google flying teachers from all over NZ to UC

04 December 2012

Many of the people who teach computer science to thousands of New Zealand high school students will attend a Google-funded workshop at the University of Canterbury campus.