Otago Polytechnic
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Starts: 2 December 2017

Join us to celebrate the milestone $1,000,000 raised by Otago Polytechnic’s annual Charity House initiative!02 December 2017, 6.30pm
The Hub, Otago Polyte...
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21 September 2017

Sonic communication is critical for whales and dolphins, both socially and in terms of echo-location - and there’s evidence the noises from shipping, underwa...
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20 September 2017

Design student Harvey Penfold is helping gather data about birds in North East Valley, Dunedin - and last night, his project won him first prize in the Audaciou...
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14 September 2017

Fancy some deliciously-toasted Cubano sandwiches stuffed with slow-cooked meats, cheese, pickles and a delectable sauce? Perhaps with some gourmet fries on the...
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11 September 2017

An award-winning anti-bullying campaigner was one of the speakers at the TEDxDunedin event, held at Otago Polytechnic's Hub on Sunday 10 September.OP Nursing s...
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Starts: 30 October 2017

Making a Better World: Research and TeachingOn Monday 30 October 2017 we are hosting the second joint symposium for Otago Polytechnic and Southern Institute of...
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Starts: 15 September 2017

15 SEP - 6 OCT, 20 ATKINSON STREET, SOUTH DUNEDIN
In 1971 artist and academics, Mariam Shapiro and Judy Chicago together with students, converted a disused h...
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4 September 2017

Kayla Green has created a career pathway that has been surprising even to herself! Kayla was a student at Cromwell College, and her interest in Home Economics a...
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4 September 2017

Otago Polytechnic Film and Television students will present a series of 20 short documentary films about Dunedin and Dunedinites this week.
 
They'll be...
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Starts: 16 September 2017

16-26 SEPTEMBER, ROBERT PIGGOT ART GALLERY, 8 JETTY ST, DUNEDIN
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1 September 2017

Three Dunedin School of Art graduates, artists Sam Foley, Justin Spiers and Alex Lovel-Smith, have made the finals of the prestigious national Wallace Art Award...
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30 August 2017

Challenge Marketing has just won the Made in New Zealand Award for a product they crafted for Otago Polytechnic: a gift product made from New Zealand Rimu and P...
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24 August 2017

Award-winning Waitati ceramicist and Dunedin School of Art graduate, Kate Fitzharris, has won the 2017 Doris Lusk Ceramics Residency – a two-week teaching res...
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23 August 2017

Three Otago Polytechnic fashion graduates are preparing to show their collections at New Zealand Fashion Week in Auckland -- Laura Bennett, Letitia Powell and...
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23 August 2017

The Dunedin campus of the SIGNAL ICT Graduate School has been officially opened this week by the Minister for Tertiary Education, the Hon. Paul Goldsmith.
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15 August 2017

Oamaru Stone Carving: This 5-day course (16-20 October) introduces essential design skills and the appropriate tools for Oamaru Stone Carving....
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9 August 2017

 Two Otago Polytechnic teachers have been awarded prestigious national Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards for world-class teaching, among a field of 12 educat...
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31 July 2017

There's a new support and talking group for international students who are queer or questioning their sexual orientation or sex/gender identities.
Queer and...
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21 July 2017

Small enough to be manageable, big enough to be meaningful. EduBits, Otago Polytechnic’s new micro-credential service, is about to be launched and the institu...
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20 July 2017

‘Tītī hotdog with horopito pickled onions and mānuka smoked chilli relish’. It sounds more like a song than a dish, which is ideal really.
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19 July 2017

They may not loop the loop, but a group of magnificent Otago Polytechnic students are about to defy the crowds by building a flying machine!A Van's RV-12 aeropl...
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17 July 2017

/ Feature of the month - July 2017 /Find out what's happening at Central Campus in our newsletter.
 
Study Carpentry in 2018 
Otago Polytechnic is...
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17 July 2017

Otago Polytechnic is investing in Central Otago’s educational future with a new Trades Hub and student accommodation for its Central campus.Construction will...
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17 July 2017

A High Performance Rugby Union Workshop at Otago Polytechnic last week launched the world's first GPS unit accredited by World Rugby.The world-class workshop, w...

17 July 2017

Otago Polytechnic's former Veterinary Nursing Programme Manager, Helen Beattie, has been named the new Chief Veterinary Officer for the NZ Veterinarians' Associ...
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17 July 2017

Otago Polytechnic Veterinarian Nursing Lecturer, Holly Kendrick saved the day ... or at least Maku's day yesterday!The seven year-old black labrador slipped fiv...
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5 July 2017

Trades are the way to go for earning power, according to the latest report by the Ministry of Education.The report looks at earning potential of graduates, rank...
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4 July 2017

Otago Polytechnic is answering the call for qualified builders in Central Otago by offering a new qualification for 2018.The New Zealand Certificate in Construc...
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4 July 2017

Otago Polytechnic Central Otago Campus has confirmed some of its top hospitality students will participate in this year’s national culinary competition which...
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4 July 2017

From overzealous chicken fanciers to three-legged races, Otago Polytechnic Business students have been busy planning events throughout June.
The students fro...
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3 July 2017

Otago Polytechnic Nursing student, Ashleigh Smith has received a ‘Queens Young Leaders Award’ from Queen Elizabeth II for her work with 'Sticks n Stones' a...
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23 June 2017

Twelve Otago Polytechnic Design students have turned scrapped strops into designer seating.The strops, from the building site of Otago Polytechnic’s new Stude...
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21 June 2017

Otago Polytechnic is checking its landfill against its organics in a company-wide waste audit.Sharon MacIver, from the waste audit company ‘Our Daily Waste’...
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20 June 2017

Central Otago is about to become the outdoor wonderland for a host of tertiary students chasing their education dreams.As of Feb 2018, Otago Polytechnic will of...
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19 June 2017

Public Seminars Term 3, Dunedin School of ArtThe Public Seminar program is made possible by the generous support of Fred Staub Open Art.


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16 June 2017

From pounamu to plaques, time capsules to trees - Otago Polytechnic can now remember its history in a much clearer fashion with the creation of a Memorial and C...
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14 June 2017

The government aims to reduce sudden infant death by 86% in 8 years.This Māori Television report explains how they plan to do that - incorporating research ca...
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13 June 2017

Otago Polytechnic is thrilled to announce it will provide its first Doctorate qualification.The Doctor of Professional Practice is for experienced professionals...
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12 June 2017

Nothing can prepare you for a life in the big City of Sails. Many of us here at Otago Polytechnic’s Auckland International Campus are immigrants ourselves, so...
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12 June 2017

Otago Polytechnic welcomed Oonagh McGirr, our new Deputy Chief Executive, Learning and Teaching Services, to a packed atrium on Friday 9 June.Oonagh was delight...
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2 June 2017

Otago Polytechnic's 'energy detectives' are helping to save $1 million over the next five years!The NZ Herald has published this article outlining how Otago Pol...
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30 May 2017

Keeping tabs on apprentice learning just got a lot easier thanks to a new app modified at Otago Polytechnic.The Otago Polytechnic ITAB App allows apprentices to...
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Starts: 13 June 2017

Want to know more about a rewarding career as an Occupational Therapist?Come and learn more about this diverse people-oriented profession. Hear from therapists...
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18 May 2017

We’re implementing new teaching methods to create a brighter future for our students....
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6 March 2017

ART & REVOLUTIONOpening 12 October 2017  / Exhibition 9-21 October 2017  / Symposium 13 October 2017
Admission Free to the PublicFollowing eight...
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14 February 2017

Otago Polytechnic’s Central and Dunedin campuses are welcoming over 120 new students to the Otago Secondary Tertiary College. 
Previously known as the T...
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Starts: 17 March 2017

Our 1-day Growsafe Courses are held each month through the year. Click here to check for the next dates....