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University of Waikato Events Calendar

Get the best out of your university – keep up to date with all the amazing University of Waikato events happening on and around campuses in Hamilton, Tauranga and beyond.

April 2019

  • Tōku Reo, Tōku Ohooho : Taonga Pūoro Showcase Exhibition

    Date Monday 11 February - Friday 5 April 2019
    Location Calder & Lawson Gallery, Academy of Performing Arts, University of Waikato

    Opening Event: 5:30pm Friday 8 February 2019 Gallery Hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm Public Programme: 10am-3pm Wednesday 13 Feb, Te Whare Tāpere Iti, Artist Collaboration Day 6pm Fri…

  • Research seminar with Tony Roche of Emerald Publishing: 'Open research and impact'

    Date Monday 1 April 2019
    Time 10am - 11am
    Location MSB.4.02, Waikato Management School, Hillcrest Road, Hamilton

    Waikato Management School's Research Office invites all academic staff and postgraduate students to attend a research seminar by Tony Roche, Director/EVP for Publishing and Strategic Relationship at Emerald Publishing. The seminar will…

  • Yoga - 8 week program

    Date Tuesday 2 April 2019
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location 162 Durham Street Tauranga

    Free lunchtime yoga for staff at TGA City Yoga 162 Durham Street Tauranga 2 April, 9 April and 30 April

  • Tauranga. Yoga Break - Free Lunchtime Yoga Classes

    Date Tuesday 2 April 2019
    Time 1:05pm - 1:55pm
    Location Tauranga City Yoga, 162 Durham Street (just across the road from Tauranga CBD campus and down the ramp alongside Folk Cafe).

    Yoga Break is a lunchtime yoga class which combines stretching, focus and relaxation techniques into 50 minutes, getting you back to your workspace refreshed for the afternoon session.  The class will…

  • Library Workshop - Getting started with EndNote

    Date Tuesday 2 April 2019
    Time 2pm - 4pm
    Location M2.23

    Suitable for those new to referencing software. You will be guided through the basics of EndNote, step-by-step. - Create an EndNote Library - Add references to your library manually…

  • Building the Ultimate Back

    Date Wednesday 3 April 2019
    Location S.G.01

    Unirec Exercise Physiologist Kristina Driller will present her hugely successful and heavily requested program that targets those people who have begun to settle into sedentary workplace habits…

  • Waikato OE Fair 2019

    Date Wednesday 3 April 2019
    Time 10am - 2pm
    Location Student Foyer - Student Centre

    Travel while you study with Waikato OE! This is your opportunity to travel overseas while completing your Waikato degree! Our exchange programme lets you earn the same points and pay…

  • Research seminar: 'Lying and Reciprocity'

    Date Wednesday 3 April 2019
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location MSB.4.02, Waikato Management School, Hillcrest Road, Hamilton

    Professor of Economics Eberhard Fees (Victoria University of Wellington) will give a research seminar on the topic of 'Lying and Reciprocity' on Wednesday, 3 April, at 1pm. This seminar is…

  • Lunchtime Recital Series - Student Concert - Wellbeing week

    Date Wednesday 3 April 2019
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location Dr John Gallagher Concert Chamber, Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

    Classical Music can help you overcome depression, pain, anxiety, and stress. Many studies have proven that even students and professionals have plenty to gain from listening to classical music. It…

  • Library Workshop - NVivo advanced: Nailing data analysis

    Date Thursday 4 April 2019
    Location M2.23

    This workshop is designed for those who are already familiar with the software. You will learn about: - Using attributes and classification features - Using visualization tools (Word Trees, Word…

  • Female Athlete Health Symposium: Youth in the Spotlight

    Date Thursday 4 April 2019
    Time 8:45am - 4:15pm
    Location Waipuna Conference Centre, Mt Wellington Auckland

    Are you interested in young female athletes’ health and wellbeing? Join us for the third Female Athlete Health Symposium, and the first time being held in Auckland! Hosted by the…

  • WMS research seminar: Awareness-Motivation-Capability Framework and the Identification of Rivals

    Date Thursday 4 April 2019
    Time 10am - 11am
    Location MSB.4.02, Waikato Management School, Hillcrest Road, Hamilton

    Visiting academic  Professor Gideon Markman (Colorado State University,  United States) will give a research talk on Thursday, 4 April on the topic of 'Awareness-Motivation-Capability Framework and the Identification of Rivals'. This…

  • Library Tutorial - APA Referencing Essentials

    Date Thursday 4 April 2019
    Time 1:10pm - 2pm
    Location M2.23

    An introduction to the basic principles of APA referencing. Learn how to: Reference books, journal articles and webpages Understand in text citations and reference lists Sort your reference list alphabetically…

  • Saturday music classes - Term One 2019

    Date Saturday 6 April 2019
    Time 8am - 1pm
    Location WCSM, Gate 4, University of Waikato, Hillcrest Road

    Enrol NOW for Term One 2019 classes at the Waikato Community School of Music (formerly Hamilton Community Centre of Music). The first session is on Saturday 9th February. The school…

  • EnviroX at the Waikato Show - 'Making Nature Your Business'

    Date Saturday 6 April 2019
    Time 10:30am - 1pm
    Location Claudelands Event Centre, Heaphy Terrace, Hamilton

    Associate Professor Eva Collins (Waikato Management School) will give a public talk on ‘Making Nature Your Business’ as part of EnviroX at the Waikato Show 2019 , being held this…

  • Library Tutorial - APA Referencing for Webpages

    Date Monday 8 April 2019
    Time 2:10pm - 3pm
    Location M2.23

    You have got started with APA, now let’s learn more: How to reference ebooks, ejournals, social media, blogs, wikis, PowerPoints Critically evaluate websites and online material…

  • Purple Tuesday

    Date Tuesday 9 April 2019
    Time 8am - 5pm
    Location Whole campus

    This week (8th-12th April) is Sexual Assault Awareness Week. You can show your support for victims of sexual assault by wearing something purple on Tuesday the 9th April

  • Library Tutorial - Finding Academic Articles

    Date Tuesday 9 April 2019
    Time 12pm - 12:50pm
    Location M2.23

    Find the information you need. Learn: How to search for information for your assignments Where to look for relevant scholarly material, such as Library Search and library databases How to…

  • WMS research seminar: The effects of petty corruption on innovation within small firms

    Date Tuesday 9 April 2019
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location MSB.4.02, Waikato Management School, Hillcrest Road, Hamilton

    What are the effects of petty corruption on innovation within micro, small and medium-sized enterprises - in emerging economies? Dr Nirosha Hewa Wellalage , senior lecturer in finance at Waikato…

  • Tauranga. Yoga Break - Free Lunchtime Yoga Classes

    Date Tuesday 9 April 2019
    Time 1:05pm - 1:55pm
    Location Tauranga City Yoga, 162 Durham Street (just across the road from Tauranga CBD campus and down the ramp alongside Folk Cafe).

    Yoga Break is a lunchtime yoga class which combines stretching, focus and relaxation techniques into 50 minutes, getting you back to your workspace refreshed for the afternoon session.  The class will…

  • 2019 STEM Careers Expo

    Date Wednesday 10 April 2019

    Students: Connect with potential employers at our STEM Careers Expo 2019. This is a great opportunity to talk directly with industry and discuss your future career plans with potential employers…

  • Library Workshop - NVivo for literature review

    Date Wednesday 10 April 2019
    Time 2am - 4pm
    Location M2.23

    This workshop is oriented towards helping you learn excellent ways of managing large amounts of literature in a more organised manner. You will learn how to: - Use Endnote with…

  • Research event: International Business Workshop

    Date Wednesday 10 April 2019
    Time 9:30am - 4pm
    Location MSB.4.02, Waikato Management School, Hillcrest Road, Hamilton

    Waikato Management School's Research Office is hosting an International Business Workshop on Wednesday, 10 April, from 9.30am to 4pm. The purpose of the workshop is to promote research and collaboration…

  • Lunchtime Recital Series - 'La Maja Dolorosa'

    Date Wednesday 10 April 2019
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location Dr John Gallagher Concert Chamber, Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

    "La Maja Dolorosa" Stephanie Acraman, soprano and Francis Cowan, piano Both currently artists in residence at the Waikato Conservatorium of Music, Stephanie and Francis offer a recital of songs and…

  • Discussion with Dr Neville Robertson

    Date Wednesday 10 April 2019
    Time 4pm - 5pm
    Location Wellbeing Hub

    Dr Neville Robertson will be facilitating a guided discussion about rape culture on the 10th April. This will be held at 4pm in the Wellbeing Hub

  • Teaching Network: RAISE-ing Assessment

    Date Thursday 11 April 2019
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location B block ground floor room B.G.24, University of Waikato, Hamilton Campus

    During 2018, CeTTL undertook an institution-wide investigation of assessment policies, guidelines, and practices; we also sought feedback from academic staff and students about assessment practice at the university. A key…

  • 2019 Future of Work Conference

    FOW
    Date Monday 15 April 2019
    Time 9:30am - 5pm
    Location PwC Lecture Theatre, Waikato Management School, Hillcrest Road, Hamilton

    The New Zealand Institute for Business Research invites you to attend this future focused conference at the University of Waikato’s Management School in Hamilton. Join global leaders and renowned business…

  • IoT Waikato April Meetup

    Date Monday 15 April 2019
    Time 5:30pm - 7:30pm
    Location S.G.01

    The next IoT Waikato Meetup will be held at Waikato University - take the opportunity to not only find out what's happening in the Waikato Tech space but also to…

  • HighFat, LowCarb & Keto - Busting the Myths

    Date Monday 15 April 2019
    Time 7pm - 9:30pm
    Location PWC Lecture Theatre, Waikato Management School

    The High Fat, Low Carb (HFCL) and ketogenic diet are now scientifically proven to prevent and reverse most age-related diseases. With never seen before stunning results of permanent weight-loss at…

  • Library Workshop - Word for theses and long documents

    Date Tuesday 16 April 2019
    Location M2.15

    Essential for first year doctoral students. - Format margins, page numbers, fonts etc according to the UoW presentation guidelines - Use heading styles to ensure consistency, automate Table of Contents…

  • Library Tutorial – MS Excel Advanced

    Date Tuesday 16 April 2019
    Time 11am - 12:30pm
    Location M2.23

    Want to excel in Excel?  This class covers: Data analysis Toolpack IF function and advanced Excel formulas How to use pivot tables and pivot charts…

  • NIDEA SEMINAR SERIES: Rural health research - an opportunity for inter-disciplinary research.

    Date Tuesday 16 April 2019
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location K.G.06 (K Block, Ground Floor, University of Waikato

    Part of the 2019 NIDEA Seminar Series: Rural health research - an opportunity for inter-disciplinary research There has been very little research into the health of rural populations in New…

  • Hamilton Public Lecture Series - Professor Tahu Kukutai

    Date Tuesday 16 April 2019
    Time 5:45pm - 7pm
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts, University of Waikato, Gate 2B, Knighton Road, Hamilton

    From Populations to Peoples - Professor Tahu Kukutai Demography – the scientific study of human populations – has traditionally been done from the desktop, applying statistical models to large data…

  • Library Workshop - Measuring and maximising your research impact

    Date Wednesday 17 April 2019
    Location M2.15

    Discover how to assess the impact your research is having. You will learn ways to disseminate your research effectively and maximise your chances of getting cited. - Bibliometrics and Altmetrics…

  • Library Workshop - NVivo beginners: Introduction to data analysis

    Date Thursday 18 April 2019
    Time 10am - 12pm
    Location M2.23

    This is an introductory workshop to NVivo and is ideal for those who are new to the software. You will learn about: - Fundamentals of setting up a project…

  • Unruly Narrative

    Gwen Wanigasekera, 'Thou shalt not Judge these books by their covers'
    Date Wednesday 24 April - Friday 14 June 2019
    Location Calder & Lawson Gallery, Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts, University of Waikato

    Storytelling in art: poetic responses Selected from the University of Waikato Art Collection, this exhibition shares artworks chosen for their narrative quality, or contrarily lack thereof. A group of poets…

  • Library Workshop - NVivo advanced: Nailing data analysis

    Date Monday 29 April 2019
    Time 10am - 12pm
    Location M2.23

    This workshop is designed for those who are already familiar with the software. You will learn about: - Using attributes and classification features - Using visualization tools (Word Trees, Word…

  • Library Tutorial – APA Referencing Essentials

    Date Tuesday 30 April 2019
    Time 11am - 11:50am
    Location M2.23

    An introduction to the basic principles of APA referencing. Learn how to: Reference books, journal articles and webpages Understand in text citations and reference lists Sort your reference list alphabetically…

  • Resistance Training 101

    Date Tuesday 30 April 2019
    Time 12:05pm - 12:50pm
    Location Unirec group exercise room

    Nick Read will explain the principles and practices of resistance training and explain why this needs to be part of your fitness program. Come in gym gear to actively partipciate…

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