University of Waikato Events Calendar

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November 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

  • 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…

  • UN Climate Change Conference COP26

    No Planet B
    Date Sunday 31 October - Friday 12 November 2021
    Location Online

    The University of Waikato is supporting the Commonwealth Human Ecology Council (CHEC) with daily online forums aligned with the United Nations COP26 climate change conference in Glasgow, Scotland. Tune in…

  • Archival Objects Workshop 2021

    Date Tuesday 2 November 2021
    Time 9:30am - 5pm
    Location University of Waikato - Hamilton campus (Room I.2.22)

    Following the success of the inaugural ‘20th Century Archives’ workshop in October 2020, we invite members of the University of Waikato community to participate in an interdisciplinary workshop focussed on…

  • Aotearoa Migration Research Network Seminar

    Date Tuesday 2 November 2021
    Time 11am - 12pm

    Young Womxn’s Social Activism in Lanka: Revisiting Feminist Consciousness from the Global South The brutality of colonisation combined with a ruthless ethnic war from the early 1980s to May 2009…

  • At Your Fingertips: Distinguished Alumnae leadership panel

    Date Tuesday 2 November 2021
    Time 5:30pm - 6:30pm
    Location Watch our livestream

    Register Ask the panel a question, you can ask before or during the event. Ask a question Knowledge-sharing is available At Your Fingertips with five University of Waikato Distinguished Alumnae…

  • CANCELLED - Hamilton Public Lecture presented by Belinda Wheaton

    Date Tuesday 9 November 2021
    Time 5:45pm
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

    Unfortunately this Hamilton Public Lecture has been cancelled for 2021. We will be back in touch with a new date in 2022

  • ALPSSGRAD 2021 - Graduate and Postgraduate Conference

    Date Wednesday 10 - Thursday 11 November 2021
    Time 9am (Wednesday 10 November) - 5pm (Thursday 11 November)
    Location Online (

    Anyone can attend this online conference using this link ALPSS POSTGRADUATE DIGITAL CONFERENCE is the Annual Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference hosted by Te Wananga o Nga Kete Division of Arts, Law…

  • ALPSS Seminar Series - From Agincourt to the Avon: Ngaio Marsh and Henry V (1972) by mark Houlahan

    Date Wednesday 10 November 2021
    Time 1pm - 2pm
    Location ZOOM (

    From Agincourt to the Avon: Ngaio Marsh and Henry V (1972) Mark Houlahan, English Programme In 1972 Christchurch’s iconic Town Hall opened with a celebratory series of concerts and performances…

  • Education Q & A Session

    Date Wednesday 10 November 2021
    Time 5pm - 7pm
    Location Zoom

    Have questions about studying teaching or education at the University of Waikato? Want to know more about our programmes and discuss your career options with our staff? Join us for…

  • WMS research seminar: 'Keeping goods moving in the wake of a major earthquake'

    Date Thursday 18 November 2021
    Time 12pm - 1pm
    Location MSB 4.02 (Waikato Management School) or

    Natural hazards disrupt pre-existing transport networks and the delivery of goods needed by businesses and individuals. Since New Zealand is prone to natural hazards, supply chain disruptions are to be…

  • CANCELLED - 19th Annual Latin America & Spain Film Festival

    Date Thursday 18 - Saturday 27 November 2021
    Time 6pm (Thursday 18 November) - 4pm (Saturday 27 November)
    Location Opening event at Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts / Other movies at K.B.01)

    Event cancelled due to ongoing alert level restrictions. The University of Waikato is delighted to sponsor the Latin America & Spain Film Festival in 2021 In it's 19th year the…

  • Te Puna Aurei LearnFest Conference

    Date Wednesday 24 November 2021
    Time 9:45am - 4:45pm
    Location fully online

    Te Puna Aurei LearnFest is an annual symposium organised by Te Puna Ako Centre for Tertiary Teaching and Learning at the University of Waikato. In light of the recent Covid-19…

  • AI and the Future of Environmental Science

    Date Wednesday 24 November 2021
    Time 10am - 11am

    Join this online event to find out more about the work underway to enable the next level of data science to provide robust and fit-for-purpose tools and methods that are…

  • 2021 International WEKA User Conference - Making AI accessible

    Date Friday 26 November 2021
    Time 9:30am - 4pm

    Waikato Environment for Knowledge Analysis (Weka), developed at the University of Waikato, New Zealand, is an open source software combining an easy to navigate and use graphical interface with powerful…

  • CANCELLED - Hamilton Public Lecture presented by Lisette Burrows

    Date Tuesday 30 November 2021
    Time 5:45pm
    Location Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts

    Unfortunately this Hamilton Public Lecture has been cancelled for 2021. We will be back in touch with a new date in 2022

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