Computing & Mathematical Sciences News
Blue/Green Tech Lab opens in Tauranga (16 May 2022)
Tech week – New Zealand’s festival of technology and innovation – kicked off in Tauranga last night (16 May) with the opening of a brand new aquaculture and horticulture collaboration, University of Waikato’s Blue/Green Tech Lab.
University and iwi collaborate on waiata app (16 May 2022)
A collaboration between researchers from the University of Waikato’s School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (SCMS) and a Bay of Plenty iwi has given rise to an app that preserves and celebrates waiata (songs) unique to the tribe.
First Dean of Computing and Maths passes away (8 March 2022)
The University of Waikato’s first Dean of the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, John Turner, has passed away aged 93.
Scholarship empowers women in STEM (7 March 2022)
Engineering student Isobella Nicholls and Computing and Mathematical Science student Courtney Wilson are the inaugural winners of the TOMRA Fresh Food Scholarship for Women in STEM.
University of Waikato partners with Sri Lanka’s largest private education provider (4 February 2022)
The University of Waikato has partnered with Sri Lanka’s Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT), to offer a pathway for engineering or computer science students to complete their study at Waikato.
Waikato appoints three new Professors (25 January 2022)
University of Waikato Vice-Chancellor Professor Neil Quigley has announced promotion to Professor for three academics, and seven promotions to Associate Professor.
Sir William and Lady Judi Gallagher announce further support for University of Waikato with new scholarship (29 November 2021)
Hamilton philanthropists Sir William and Lady Judi Gallagher will fund eight new scholarships a year to support students studying across a range of subjects.
International alumnus working to minimise cyber security threats (25 November 2021)
With cyber security threats on the rise, University of Waikato alumnus Eric Wang is working hard to protect New Zealand organisations from the challenges they face in an increasingly digitised world.
Thanks to Waikato, Youyou Gao is now where she's always wanted to be (22 November 2021)
Originally from Hefei, China, Youyou Gao thrived at the University of Waikato studying computer graphic design.
Scholarship fast-tracks Leo helping people at risk of cyber attacks (26 October 2021)
Thanks to scholarship support, current Master of Cyber Security student Leo Oliver-Dowling is well on his way to reaching his goal of helping protect internet users against malicious cyber attacks.
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