UC Alumnus helps save historic telescope

1 October 2015 The University of Canterbury has announced that the quake-damaged Townsend Telescope will again search the starry skies above the Arts Centre in central Christchurch. (read article)

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Science study at UC doesn’t just take place in a lecture theatre or lab. Find out what Laura is researching at our Cass Field Station, an amazing facility for students.

Tales from the Nigerian Field Station

Matt Walters from the School of Biological Sciences is currently working at a College of Science field station, on the Mambilla Plateau in Taraba, Nigeria.
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Nigerian Montane Forest Project

Summer School on Ice

Emperor Penguins, helicopter rides, visiting Scott's hut - PhD student Daniel Price shot this footage while spending three weeks in McMurdo Sound as part of his studies with Gateway Antarctica.

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‘UC has brilliant staff members that inspire students with their passion for teaching and leading research...’

James McKay Studying towards a MSc in Physics
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Rose Centre for Stroke Recovery and Research

The Rose Centre for Stroke Recovery and Research is a new University initiative focused on improving rehabilitative outcomes for patients following stroke. Read more.

New Masters of Speech and Language Pathology (MSLP)

This new qualification became available in 2014. The MSLP is a full time two-year graduate-entry professional qualification to practice as a speech language pathologist/therapist (more)