27 July 2018
Paige MacDonald’s interest in fashion design began in the sewing class at Rutherford Junior High. Now the UCOL student is preparing to show off her work under the bright lights at New Zealand Fashion Week.
12 June 2018
UCOL students are breathing new life into old wedding dresses to raise money for Hospice Whanganui.
29 May 2018
UCOL Music staff, graduates, and a student have been part of Centrepoint Theatre’s successful production of That Bloody Woman, which has now sold out for its final week of shows.
06 March 2018
After embarking on the challenge of capturing one portrait a week for 100 weeks, Senior Lecturer Ian Rotherham launched his book ‘100 Portraits’ at the UCOL Public Lecture Series event on the 1st of March 2018 at the Palmerston North Campus.
05 February 2018
Hundreds of creative graduates have passed through UCOL over the years, many of these studying and graduating in the creative industries with a Bachelor of Visual Imaging (BAVI).
14 December 2017
UCOL second year Bachelor of Visual Imaging students designed a logo for New Zealand Collective Training Centre (NZCTC) – part of the New Zealand Defence Force.
06 December 2017
Andrea du Chatenier, a Fine Arts Lecturer on the Bachelor of Design & Arts at UCOL and a successful artist who has been exhibiting here and abroad for more than a decade, has been recognised in the recent Portage Awards.
14 November 2017
UCOL Music Lecturer Graham Johnston has jetted off to Berlin to attend the Loop 2017 music summit.
07 November 2017
UCOL students have walked away from the National Woodskills Competition with a haul of awards.
20 September 2017
The annual NZIPP Iris Professional Photography Awards have consistently been a happy hunting ground for both staff and students of UCOL’s New Zealand Diploma in Photographic Imaging and Bachelor of Applied Visual Imaging programmes.
20 September 2017
UCOL Photography Alumni Kelvin Gilbert has claimed the title of Overseas Photographer of the Year at the Australian Professional Photography Awards (APPA) hosted by the Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP).
12 September 2017
UCOL Diploma in Interior Design student Louise Hammond’s complete change of career path appears to have paid off when she won the Rising Star Student Colour Maestro Award at the 2017 Resene Total Colours Awards.