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Imagimation and the University working together to provide practical education opportunities

16 Jan 2020

Imagimation, a social enterprise based in Hamilton, has created a learning working environment for interns from the University of Waikato.

Recognition for Pacific student who quit his day job for a design degree

21 Nov 2019

Video gaming, tech gadgets and te reo Māori inspired 41-year-old Emry Daniels to quit his job and study a design degree – a path that lead to recognition at this year’s TAPA Awards.

Design tutor’s font makes it big on Google

15 Nov 2019

A fun project created to engage her design students has led University of Waikato Tutor Carolina Short to the top of the Google Fonts rankings, with a font based on her own handwriting.

Waikato students can “breathe easy” thanks to new scholarship

31 Oct 2019

A new scholarship is available to University of Waikato students thanks to the generosity of Waikato alumnus and Tauranga entrepreneur Jay Thomas and his wife Teri.

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Seminar: Reconsidering Sustainability for HCI

11 Feb 2020
For the past 10 years there has been a burgeoning discourse on sustainability concerns within HCI: including themes around how…

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