09 October 2018
Following the call from Weta Workshop for New Zealand tertiary students to let their imaginations run wild, Deanna Gunn, a second year Bachelor of Creative Media Student at UCOL, submitted an entry to the Gwangmyeong Concept Design Competition. Her stunni
07 September 2018
Yesterday UCOL won an Australasian Excellence Award in the Alumni and Community Campaign category at the Educate Plus International Conference in Auckland.
03 September 2018
Students from secondary schools around the lower North Island went head to head in an inter-school hospitality competition recently; The UCOL Secondary Schools Hospitality Competition.
31 August 2018
Recognising and celebrating the contribution and success of people in our Regions, including UCOL alumni, took another positive step this week with the inaugural opening of nominations for UCOL Alumni Awards.
17 August 2018
A UCOL lecturer and graduate duo have taken out a gold award in the recent New Zealand Hospitality Championships in Auckland.
10 August 2018
Since 1902 UCOL has had more than 140,000 students come through its campuses. In 2017 the institution made its first formal steps of engaging with former students, with the launch of the alumni section of the website.
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.
20 July 2018
Over $30,000 in scholarships were recently awarded to students at UCOL’s Whanganui Campus to help with study costs.
10 July 2018
The symptoms of sports concussions, the importance of breast screening, and avoiding overexposing patients to radiation were some of the topics covered when Medical Imaging Technology (MIT) students recently showed off their research projects.
16 March 2018
Nine individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to UCOL or the communities that UCOL is a part of will receive UCOL Council Honours awards at Graduation ceremonies in Palmerston North, Wairarapa and Whanganui this month.
19 December 2017
UCOL student Adrienne Jensen has been awarded a $5,000 national scholarship aimed at helping women advance their careers.
12 December 2017
Clinton Murphy from Isles Construction Ltd and Joshua Forrest from Kynoch Construction LTD were recently named this year’s recipients of Freemasons Wilson Lewis Scholarships at a ceremony held at UCOL.