13 February 2020
Whanganui local and UCOL graduate Kris Lott has come a long way since she decided to give an introduction arts course a go.
30 August 2019
A band of budding artists right here in Palmerston North are breaking into the international market with one of their latest recordings which has been picked up by a producer in New York.
20 August 2019
The Manawatū Māori Rugby are about to kick off their first game of the season with a brand new look to be proud of. Sporting a design from one of UCOL’s very own, the team couldn’t be more excited to wear something created with aroha.
16 August 2019
A public laneway next to UCOL Manawatū’s creative block has had a makeover thanks to a joint effort by UCOL students and alumni.
28 July 2019
UCOL Manawatū is set to open its doors to potential students with its winter-themed Open Day on 7 August.
05 July 2019
A number of emerging professional creatives from UCOL have swept up, yet again, at the 2019 Iris Professional Photography Awards, a showcase sponsored by Nikon and open to all professional photographers both in New Zealand and overseas.
21 June 2019
Twenty UCOL Whanganui students have been rewarded with scholarships from Whanganui businesses and Trusts, following a rigorous selection process
10 May 2019
Award-winning Indie-Folk singer and songwriter Mel Parsons led a discussion on the future of music with UCOL music students yesterday.
11 April 2019
UCOL students have added to the vibrancy of Whanganui’s streets by painting a mural as part of the inaugural Whanganui Walls street art festival.
09 April 2019
UCOL has had a strong showing in the 2019 Whanganui Arts Review, highlighted by Senior Lecturer Dr Kathryn Wightman winning the Open Award for the second straight year.
15 March 2019
Grammy Award-winning Māori musical instrument specialist Jerome Kavanagh is bringing his unique sound to UCOL for a special performance.
25 February 2019
UCOL’s own dream-team Graham Johnston and Kane Parsons have taken the youth theatre scene by storm; taking out the Best Youth Musical Award for 2018 at the recent Manawatu Theatre Awards.