Enrolments in te reo Māori and Pasifika language courses are surging. Photo / Jason Oxenham By Titus Lambert-Lane, Otago Daily Times
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Otago uni tables reo Māori name change
The University of Otago is considering overhauling its name and logo to better embrace Te Ao Māori.
Med student's equity dream propelled by rocket scholarship
Lilli-Peach Simpson-Maru of Rongomaiwahine has been awarded the Rocket Lab Scholarship to propel her goal of becoming a doctor, at the University of Otago
Funding helps Otago uni student to bridge mātauranga Māori and western healthcare
Nineteen researchers and students from the University of Otago have been awarded $3.8 million as part of the latest Health Researcher’s Council’s Development Awards.
University staff go on strike nationwide, want pay up to equal cost of living surge
Staff from all of the country's eight universities will go on strike tomorrow, with Te Hautū Kahurangi | Tertiary Education Union members wanting an 8% pay increase to equal the rising cost of livi
Racism, bullying and discrimination, to a Mātauranga Māori department- Inside Otago's Matariki epiphany
Otago University has made a Matariki commitment to integrating indigenous knowledge within its curriculum, following a damning report that revealed systemic racism at the institution.
Otago University to act with urgency over racism, discrimination, bullying reports
Reports of systemic racism, discrimination and bullying at a University of Otago school have been acknowledged and accepted by its vice-chancellor, Professor David Murdoch, who says acting on it is
Being Māori is not a limitation to becoming a homeowner- Otago University study
Being Māori has nothing to do with whether or not you can own a house, according to new research from the University of Otago that debunks the myth that culture is tied to homeownership.
Research shows a quarter of all Māori deaths are due to cancer
More than a quarter of all deaths among Māori are attributable to cancer, research published in the New Zealand Medical Journal shows.
Otago University defends diversity quota after Māori students' concerns
Otago University has defended its track record on delivering for Māori and Pasifika, after a backlash from its own Māori students association.