20 September 2017
Sam Clapham is no stranger to the factory at Reilly Joinery. He started sweeping the floors at the Feilding-based business as a 14 year old. Now, nine years later, he has not only completed his apprenticeship while working there, he won a national award o
01 June 2017
Students from the Taumarunui Trade Training School will celebrate the completion of their course at a graduation ceremony this Friday.
07 April 2017
A new initiative to help pathway youth from education to employment is set to be rolled out in this region in term two.
24 March 2017
An alumni of 78 years, Ray Beech, received special recognition at one of UCOL’s graduation ceremonies this week.
14 March 2017
Over 1,800 students are eligible to graduate with Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees and Postgraduate qualifications in six upcoming Graduation ceremonies across UCOL’s campuses.
16 December 2016
Students from across UCOL’s regions have been recognised for success inside and outside the classroom at a ceremony in Palmerston North this week.
07 December 2016
West End School students will be able to zip around the playground on new peddle boards thanks in part to UCOL Mechanical Engineering Lecturer Ray Banks.
02 December 2016
Two promising UCOL third year students have won building services scholarships with the Palmerston North City Council.
02 December 2016
A group of students on a Construction course at UCOL have built a new hut for the Kohuturoa Marae urupā (cemetery) in just five days total.
23 November 2016
Colspec Construction foreman Nicholas Walsh has been awarded a study scholarship worth $6000 to help him further his career in the construction industry.
14 November 2016
UCOL Furniture Design and Making Lecturer Andy Halewood has breathed new life into a decrepit table and gifted it to a refugee family.
27 October 2016
The finest woodwork creations by Manawatu secondary school students were showcased at the Secondary Schools Creative Woodskills Competition last week.