Otago Polytechnic
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29 May 2017

THURS 1 JUNE, 12.00 -1.00PM, P152, LECTURE ROOM, DUNEDIN SCHOOL OF ART, RIEGO ST
Artist Residency in Vladivostok, Russia, 2016 - SCOTT EADY
In April 2016...
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29 May 2017

An Otago Polytechnic Nursing student is about to head to London to visit the Queen!Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II will present Ashleigh Smith with a ‘Queens...
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29 May 2017

New drone footage of Otago Polytechnic's new student accommodation has just been released.The 20 million-dollar accommodation block continues to rapidly progres...
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Starts: 29 May 2017

29 MAY - 9 JUNE, DUNEDIN SCHOOL OF ART GALLERY, RIEGO ST, (off Albany St)
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Exhibition dates: 29 MAY– 8 JUNE 2017
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24 May 2017

Turkish delight and a wardrobe of fur coats … Otago Polytechnic’s Sargood Centre was transformed into Narnia for this year’s Ball for IDEA Services client...
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23 May 2017

Otago Community Hospice is $6000 better off after a hopping great event at Otago Polytechnic at the weekend.Nursing Senior Lecturer and brewer, Vicki Yarker-Jon...
Interns

19 May 2017

Dunedin’s reputation as a global centre for education is about to get a boost in Europe with the return of seven interns from Otago Polytechnic.The students a...
Nick Chisholm

18 May 2017

A group of Dunedin residents with long-term injuries and disabilities have just overcome another challenge – extra support with their health and fitness prog...
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11 May 2017

Otago Polytechnic Sports students are enjoying some international education this week with a special guest lecturer in strength and conditioning from Argentina,...
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10 May 2017

Otago Polytechnic Master of Visual Arts student, Alicia Hall, has won the Otago Polytechnic Art and Community Connections Scholarship for 2017.Alicia Hall’s e...
Curators

9 May 2017

Dunedin is inspiring an international audience with the exhibition ‘Anything Could Happen’ at the prestigious Yu Gallery in Shanghai.Forty-five works by art...
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8 May 2017

“I woke up one Tuesday morning and thought 'What can I do to help today?’”Tyla-Jaide Jones, is only four months into her Midwifery degree and already she...
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5 May 2017

Otago Polytechnic’s 20 million-dollar student accommodation is now ahead of the original construction programme.As each level of the Cross Laminated Timber (C...
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4 May 2017

Having trouble encouraging kids to the dinner table? Here's a no-fail option ... donuts for dinner!
In this Otago Daily Times article, Third-year Bachelor of...
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3 May 2017

Two Otago Polytechnic Sports Lecturers are on their way to the Gold Coast for the Oceania Rugby Sports Science & Sports Medicine Conference.Hayden Croft, Le...
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Starts: 4 May 2017

4 MAY - 8 JUNE, 12.00 - 1.00PM, P152, LECTURE ROOM, DUNEDIN SCHOOL OF ART, RIEGO ST (off Albany St)
International and national speakers will present on a va...
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1 May 2017

Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has today announced a new appointment to the Otago Polytechnic Council.Dr Neil Barns has exten...

1 May 2017

The Otago Art Society has announced the winners of the Cleveland National Art Awards.  Justin Spiers received the $4000 supreme award for his work "The Garden"...
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28 April 2017

If you love sport and want to experience the biggest, best events in the world, then you'll think Otago Polytechnic graduate, Matt Cullen, has the perfect job!H...
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28 April 2017

Transforming a makeshift cardboard model into a professional 3D-printed product could revolutionise the way diabetes is explained in the Southern District.Marry...
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27 April 2017

“The fact that it was awarded by parents who’ve lost a child.  They don’t know how humbling that is”.Ann Gutsell, a mother herself, contemplates what i...
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26 April 2017

Otago Polytechnic graduates, Holly Robinson and Gina Crampton are two of the three finalists for Otago Sportswoman of the year.Holly Robinson is a 2016 Paralymp...
Emily Hlavac Green

26 April 2017

‘The most powerful way to reduce poverty is to give women access to income.’That’s the motivation behind Awamaki, a Women’s Cooperative Programme run fo...
Tasi Lemalu

24 April 2017

One of our longest serving, best loved staff members retired at Easter after 30 years at Otago Polytechnic.Tasi Lemalu, Otago Polytechnic's Pacific Island Cultu...
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24 April 2017

Wanaka residents can now develop their creative flare with the start of night-time art classes, thanks to Otago Polytechnic.Steev Peyroux, Technical Teacher at...
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24 April 2017

Mouth-watering mushrooms, tantalising thyme, flavoursome figs … they’re all there for the foraging in the latest project for Otago Polytechnic’s Central C...
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13 April 2017

A group of Central Otago Secondary school boys has joined their collective talent to raise money for New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation’s Pink Ribbon Campai...
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12 April 2017

Ten Otago Polytechnic Design students are off on the journey of a lifetime to work on collaborative projects with students in Shanghai, China.Communication Desi...
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12 April 2017

Some of Dunedin's top artists will soon receive international recognition when their works are viewed at the Yu Gallery in the Yu Yuan Gardens, Shanghai. About...
Jane Venis

11 April 2017

Dunedin’s reputation as a centre of artistic excellence will soon receive international recognition with an exhibition at the prestigious Yu gallery in Shangh...
Aprentice Challenge

10 April 2017

"I'm just really, really stoked!"Apprentice, Chris McLean, sums up winning the Otago regional final for the 2017 New Zealand Certified Builders Apprentice Chall...
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10 April 2017

Otago Polytechnic has started planning for the future - and has called for tenders on its Campus Development Plan.Chief Executive, Phil Ker, says the plan will...
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6 April 2017

Stitch it, mend it, fix it sew it ... whatever it takes, the crew at 'Unstitched' will teach you how to revigorate old fashion.Unstitched is Dunedin's answer to...
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6 April 2017

This year's international guest designer at iD Fashion Week was full of praise for Fashion Design at Otago Polytechnic.Paulo Melim Andersson lectured at Otago P...
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6 April 2017

An Otago Polytechnic student has been named the NZ Secondary School Girls Young Cricketer of the Year 2016.Bella James is now studying for a Certificate in Appl...
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5 April 2017

Sara Ebadi is a student with the Food Design Institute at Otago Polytechnic.In this Otago Daily Times Lifestyle article, she shows how to make Argentinian flat...
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5 April 2017

An Otago Polytechnic Midwifery Student will draw on all her knowledge when she spends five weeks in Vanuatu on placement in September.Kayla Hazeldine is well aw...
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31 March 2017

For nearly 150 years, Dunedin School of Art has fostered outstanding artists, resourceful graduates and versatile individuals.Otago Polytechnic is now celebrati...
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Starts: 18 March 2017

The Greeks and Romans believed that creativity came from divine spirits.
The latest findings in neuroscience suggest new ideas are the result of networks of...
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29 March 2017

David Green's recent MFA Exhibition, Emergence, at the Dunedin School of Art sparked two collaborations with Trevor Coleman who recently completed his PhD at th...
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27 March 2017

Clive Humphreys is the new interim head of Dunedin Art School. He talks to Bruce Munro from the Otago Daily Times about rubbish trucks, art in these turbulent t...
Euro Journos

23 March 2017

Wunderbar!  Grande!  Eccezionale!  Superbe!It was a multicultural feast of exclamations when four European Journalists visited Otago Polytechnic today.
Th...
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19 March 2017

Otago Polytechnic's international students contributed nearly $17 million to the Otago economy last year.The polytechnic's international student numbers have co...
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13 March 2017

Otago Polytechnic sports analysts are taking over the ANZ Premiership!Of the six teams in this year's national netball competition, four are being analysed by s...
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13 March 2017

Otago Polytechnic enjoyed another successful graduation on Friday.Nearly 400 graduands turned up to be capped, with 480 graduating in absentia.
After pre-gra...
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9 March 2017

“I feel alive every single day!”Charlotte Flaherty’s decision to leave full time work, and sign up for a Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Mechanical) t...
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7 March 2017

When Sasha and Shane Turner move home ... that's exactly what they do!The couple bought last year's Otago Polytechnic Charity House at auction in November.
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6 March 2017

Opening 3 July, HD Skinner Annex, Otago Museum
DUNEDIN SCHOOL OF ART/UNIVERSITY OF OTAGO SCIENCE SERIES 
This is part of the  ART AND SCIENCE collaborat...
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6 March 2017

13-14 OCT 2017, DUNEDIN SCHOOL OF ART
ART AND REVOLUTION: A SYMPOSIUM
THE SYMPOSIUM will be held at the Dunedin School of Art, Riego Street, Dunedin, on O...
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6 March 2017

Otago Polytechnic graduate, Jacob Ong, has been selected out of 460 applicants to participate in the new GovTech Talent Graduate Programme. The cross-agency pi...
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3 March 2017

Otago Polytechnic continues to welcome an increasing number of students to tertiary studies, enjoying a 2.3% gain on enrolments from 2016.Overall, enrolments a...
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3 March 2017

Otago Polytechnic is the first organisation in the world to use the newest sports GPS technology.GPSports has designed the micro-sensor technology and is workin...
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2 March 2017

There were smiles all around as SIGNAL  - the ICT Grad School for the South Island  - opened its doors to sites in Dunedin and Christchurch this week.After tw...
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2 March 2017

Otago Polytechnic student, Jeremey Metherell, had a good excuse for lying around all summer. He calls it product testing … but the reality is he deserved a ...
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2 March 2017

Create and export shipments, bribe politicians and mine Earth of its resources.It's the stuff of despots ... and a Master of Fine Arts student at Otago Polytech...
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1 March 2017

The Penguin Hospital housed at Otago Polytechnic’s Veterinary Nursing School has had 24 yellow-eyed penguins through in the last six weeks. With only 250 bre...
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1 March 2017

In 101 cooking with the Otago Daily Times this week, second year culinary arts student, Sophie McLennan shows how to make a walnut cake using honey as a sweetne...
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1 March 2017

A former Otago Polytechnic art student and her mother have kickstarted their ceramics business by joining a co-operative.Elise Johnston and her mother, Karen Ta...
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28 February 2017

Sustainable practice, community engagement, support for like-minded entities … they’re all embraced by the Memorandum of Understanding signed by Otago Polyt...
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28 February 2017

The first architect to live and work in New Zealand was from Dunedin.  So it’s fitting that, more than 150 years later, the city is offering architectural st...
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28 February 2017

Otago Polytechnic nursing student, Kaz Noiri, spent nearly 70 days walking the length of New Zealand at the end of last year.He walked 4,488,400 steps, and rais...
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28 February 2017

Otago Polytechnic's Hub was a live with designer clothes lovers and bargain hunters this weekend for the iD Dunedin Designer Sale.The sale featured 14 stalls f...
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28 February 2017

SIGNAL, the newly-opened South Island Graduate Network and Laboratories, is described as a 'disruptive ICT grad school' by director Dr Stuart Charters.SIGNAL wa...
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28 February 2017

Otago Polytechnic's Student Accommodation is really taking form now, with the wall panels clicking into place.The most complex part of the building, from a seto...
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20 February 2017

Otago Polytechnic Central Campus Marketing Manager, Melanie Kees, is leading by example, and is hitting the books ... again!Melanie already has a New Zealand Ce...
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17 February 2017

Josie Crawley, Senior Lecturer of Nursing at Otago Polytechnic, recently wrote an article that beautifully captures the heartbreaking reality of losing her fat...
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10 February 2017

Otago Polytechnic has awarded its inaugural “Women in IT” scholarship to a self-leading and motivated student.Isabel Ryan is studying for a Bachelor of Info...