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Alumnus donates expertise to NZ COVID Tracer

8 Jun 2020

Like so many during lockdown, alumnus Alan Chew wanted to help. He put his talents towards developing a contact tracing app, the ideas of which now form the basis of the Government's official contact tracing app, NZ Covid Tracer.

Esports scholarship winner looks to gaming during lockdown

8 Apr 2020

If there’s one activity that can flourish during the country’s current lockdown, it’s esports. And University of Waikato student Luke Horan knows this all too well.

Cyber security project led by the University of Waikato receives $2m from MBIE

2 Apr 2020

A team of University of Waikato cyber security researchers have received $2m in Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) funding via the Catalyst: Strategic Fund.

Waikato researcher helps bridge gap for Māori students in NCEA

31 Mar 2020

A University of Waikato academic who has become a pioneer for te reo Māori in technology is part of a project that aims to normalise te reo Māori in NCEA learning.

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