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University of Waikato Events Calendar

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October 2021

  • Picturebook Club- Teaching Resources Library (TL4.19)

    Date Wednesday 28 July - Monday 22 November 2021
    Time 1:10pm (Wednesday 28 July) - 2pm (Monday 22 November)
    Location TL4.19 Teaching Resources Library

    Join us for informal discussions of picturebooks during cultural hour each week on Wednesdays at 1.10pm in Trimester B. Bring your lunch along as we explore picturebooks featuring multiple languages

  • Steptember - UOW Step Challenge

    Date Monday 6 September - Sunday 17 October 2021

    Take part in a 6-week step challenge that includes 18 universities from across New Zealand and Australia! Starting September 6, battle friends, colleagues and complete strangers to see who can…

  • Mental Health Awareness Week

    Take time to kōrero
    Date Monday 27 September - Sunday 3 October 2021
    Location WaikatoUni app

    Mental Health Awareness Week (MHAW) is run annually by the Mental Health Foundation and has been since 1993. MHAW is endorsed by the World Federation for Mental Health and is…

  • Kotahitanga: United Through Creativity

    Kotahitanga: United Through Creativity
    Date Wednesday 29 September 2021 - Friday 11 February 2022
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts Gallery

    Experience two years of Waikato artists championing the fight for unity, through a powerful collection of hopeful and conversation sparking works of art. This exhibition is a continuation of the…

  • University of Waikato parkrun

    Date Saturday 2 October 2021
    Time 8am
    Location Village Green, Gate 1, Knighton Road, The University of Waikato

    What is University of Waikato parkrun? It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock. When is it? Every Saturday at 8:00am. Where is it? The event takes…

  • Tauranga Campus Activation Student Workshops

    Date Tuesday 5 - Wednesday 6 October 2021
    Location The Hub, Level 1, Tauranga campus

    After two and a half years of activating the University’s Tauranga campus, we want to consider what more can be done to enhance our experience and use of the CBD…

  • Lecture:Te Ao Mārama: It's a Matter of Fairness

    law event
    Date Tuesday 5 October 2021
    Time 6pm - 7pm
    Location Online - livestreamed

    Norris Ward McKinnon Lecture Series presents 'Te Ao Mārama: It's a Matter of Fairness' - being seen, heard, understood and participating in the criminal justice system. He will discuss how…

  • Lunchtime Recital Series - Student Concert

    Date Wednesday 6 October 2021
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location Concert Chamber, Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

    Conservatorium of Music students inspire and delight with solo and chamber instrumental works and a variety of vocal repertoire

  • Philosophy Seminar - "Covid Passports: Discrimination, Inequality and Coercion"

    Date Thursday 7 October 2021
    Time 3:10pm - 4:30pm
    Location Zoom (link in description)

    Tim Dare (Auckland) and Justine Kingsbury (Waikato) will be delivering a Philosophy Programme seminar entitled "Covid Passports: Discrimination, Inequality and Coercion" Abstract: The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted intrusive, demanding, and…

  • POSTPONED - Kirikiriroa Conversations

    Kirikiriroa Conversations
    Date Thursday 7 October 2021
    Time 3:10pm - 3:40pm
    Location S.1.01

    Screen and Media Studies (SMST) are proud to present another series of Kirikiriroa Conversations . The aim of these chats is to explore topics of interest from staff and graduate…

  • On Our Way - Opera & Music Theatre Showcase

    Date Friday 8 October 2021
    Time 7pm - 9pm
    Location Concert Chamber, Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

    The students form the Vocal Department of the University of Waikato present a showcase from Opera and Musical Theatre, featuring excerpts from Bizet's Carmen, Verdi's La Traviata, Puccini's Gianni Schicchi…

  • University of Waikato parkrun

    Date Saturday 9 October 2021
    Time 8am
    Location Village Green, Gate 1, Knighton Road, The University of Waikato

    What is University of Waikato parkrun? It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock. When is it? Every Saturday at 8:00am. Where is it? The event takes…

  • New Accommodation Open Day, Tauranga

    Date Saturday 9 October 2021
    Time 11am - 1pm
    Location Selwyn Street Studios, 38 Selwyn Street, Tauranga

    The University of Waikato's brand new student accommodation Selwyn Street Studios , opens in Tauranga in 2022. This Saturday, it's open to view! The New Accommodation Open Day is on…

  • Aotearoa Migration Research Network Seminar Series 2021

    Date Tuesday 12 October 2021
    Time 11am - 12pm
    Location Zoom ( https://waikato.zoom.us/j/82289175554 )

    What are the roles of religion in refugee response and resettlement? Insights and reflections from Jordan, Turkey and Germany Religion plays significant and multiple roles in both the causes and…

  • Hamilton Public Lecture presented by Professor Matthew Parsons

    HPL 2021
    Date Tuesday 12 October 2021
    Time 5:45pm
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

  • School of Education Information Evening

    School of Ed Info Evening
    Date Tuesday 12 October 2021
    Time 6pm - 7:30pm
    Location https://waikato.zoom.us/j/85361913415

    Join us for the School of Education Information Evening. Find out about our programmes on offer, hear from current students and meet and greet with your future lecturers. We will…

  • Lunchtime Recital Series - Student Concert

    Date Wednesday 13 October 2021
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location Concert Chamber, Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

    Conservatorium of Music students inspire and delight with solo and chamber instrumental works and a variety of vocal repertoire

  • ALPSS Seminar Series

    Date Wednesday 13 October 2021
    Time 2pm - 3pm
    Location ZOOM (https://waikato.zoom.us/j/85904256432)

    Te Kura Toi/School of Arts Webinar Music Video TARDIS by Dr Lisa Perrott Lisa is a senior lecturer in the Screen and Media Studies programme with research interests that include…

  • ONLINE - 18th Annual Frank Sargeson Memorial Lecture

    Date Wednesday 13 October 2021
    Time 5:45pm - 7:15pm
    Location Online - https://youtu.be/V7AevD6kPzU

    The winners are usually announced at the Frank Sargeson Memorial Lecture, but due to the ongoing social distancing requirements we will hold a virtual announcement event this year, featuring short…

  • POSTPONED - Kirikiriroa Conversations

    Kirikiriroa Conversations
    Date Thursday 14 October 2021
    Time 3:10pm - 3:40pm
    Location S.1.01

    Screen and Media Studies (SMST) are proud to present another series of Kirikiriroa Conversations. The aim of these chats is to explore topics of interest from staff and graduate students…

  • International Students Farewell Ceremony

    Date Friday 15 October 2021
    Time 2pm - 3pm
    Location Te Whare Tapere Iti – Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

    This event is our way of thanking international students for the valuable contribution they have made to enrich our campus. Certificates are awarded to those international students who are completing…

  • University of Waikato parkrun

    Date Saturday 16 October 2021
    Time 8am
    Location Village Green, Gate 1, Knighton Road, The University of Waikato

    What is University of Waikato parkrun? It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock. When is it? Every Saturday at 8:00am. Where is it? The event takes…

  • Te Aka Mātuatua School of Science Postgraduate Conference 2021

    Date Monday 18 October 2021
    Time 8am - 6pm
    Location S FST FOYER, S.1.03, S.1.04, S.G.06

    This annual event is a one-day conference designed to showcase the research being done by Masters and Doctoral students in Te Aka Mātuatua School of Science. The event includes talks…

  • Te Piringa Environmental Law Symposium

    Date Tuesday 19 October 2021
    Time 8:30am - 5:45pm
    Location Zoom (Registration required in order to receive the Zoom link)

    The one-day online symposium will showcase cutting-edge environmental law research and policy. The symposium is being held in celebration of Te Piringa Faculty of Law's 30th anniversary. The symposium will…

  • Kaupapa Kōrero Tauranga: The Tokyo Experience -  a round table discussion with Q & A

    Kaupapa Tga
    Date Wednesday 20 October 2021
    Location University of Waikato, Tauranga, Durham St, Tauranga, Lecture Theatre, Level 2

    Please note that this event has changed from a live event to a recorded webinar. The webinar link will be available shortly. Recently returned from the Tokyo Olympic Games, postgraduate…

  • Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Law Summit

    Future of Law Summit Thumb
    Date Wednesday 20 October 2021
    Time 2pm - 5pm

    A consideration of the potential for artificial intelligence has many legal dimensions not only for the practice of law but also across operating models, strategy and policy. Artificial Intelligence has…

  • POSTPONED - Kirikiriroa Conversations

    Date Thursday 21 October 2021
    Time 3:10pm - 3:40pm
    Location S.1.01

    Screen and Media Studies (SMST) are proud to present another series of Kirikiriroa Conversations . The aim of these chats is to explore topics of interest from staff and graduate…

  • University of Waikato parkrun

    Date Saturday 23 October 2021
    Time 8am
    Location Village Green, Gate 1, Knighton Road, The University of Waikato

    What is University of Waikato parkrun? It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock. When is it? Every Saturday at 8:00am. Where is it? The event takes…

  • Hamilton Public Lecture

    HPL 2021
    Date Tuesday 26 October 2021
    Time 5:45pm
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

  • ALPSS Seminar Series - “I’m a superhost!”: Unpacking Airbnb’s biopolitical modulation of the discourse of entrepreneurialism.

    Date Wednesday 27 October 2021
    Time 2pm - 3pm
    Location Zoom (https://waikato.zoom.us/j/85913096120)

    “I’m a superhost!”: Unpacking Airbnb’s biopolitical modulation of the discourse of entrepreneurialism. Presented by: Dr Stella Pennell, Massey University Airbnb, a seemingly benign homestay accommodation provider, is emblematic of a…

  • Kirikiriroa Conversations

    Kirikiriroa Conversations
    Date Thursday 28 October 2021
    Time 3:10pm - 3:40pm
    Location S.1.01

    Screen and Media Studies (SMST) are proud to present another series of Kirikiriroa Conversations. The aim of these chats is to explore topics of interest from staff and graduate students…

  • 19th Annual Latin America & Spain Film Festival

    Date Friday 29 October - Saturday 6 November 2021
    Time 6:30pm (Friday 29 October) - 3pm (Saturday 6 November)
    Location Opening event at Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts / Other movies at I.1.09)

    The University of Waikato is delighted to sponsor the Latin America & Spain Film Festival in 2021 In it's 19th year the Latin America & Spain Film Festival (LASFF) is…

  • University of Waikato parkrun

    Date Saturday 30 October 2021
    Time 8am
    Location Village Green, Gate 1, Knighton Road, The University of Waikato

    What is University of Waikato parkrun? It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock. When is it? Every Saturday at 8:00am. Where is it? The event takes…

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