28 September 2017
Shirley Bierman has probably had hundreds of stylists trim and set her hair in recent years, yet she's been loyal to the one salon. Katherine Huynh caught up with her.
19 September 2017
Amidst a fog of hairspray and the flick of 39 combs, Wairarapa and Whanganui UCOL Hairdressing students will vie for honours in the annual History of Hair competition to be held at the Masterton campus on Wednesday.
29 August 2017
The inaugural Te Manu Atatū Māori Business Awards ceremony was held last month, with staff and students from UCOL’s Whanganui campus playing key roles in the organisation and staging of the event.
11 August 2017
A serendipitous moment captured by UCOL Senior lecturer in Design Debbie Hahn earned her a place in the finals of the 2017 National Contemporary Art Awards recently.
02 August 2017
UCOL Bachelor of Design and Arts student Gienipha Tutaki is set to rub shoulders with the leading fashion designers in the country after being selected to present at New Zealand Fashion Week in August.
17 July 2017
15 UCOL students were recently presented with scholarships at a ceremony held on UCOL’s Whanganui campus.
27 June 2017
A Whanganui UCOL student is set to take gamers on an adventure through ancient China, and on a mission to colonize the solar system with the launch of two new video games.
19 June 2017
Neville Gorrie, owner of The Grand Hotel is a long-time supporter of UCOL, employing graduates and giving them the opportunity to expand their skills in the kitchen.
07 April 2017
A new initiative to help pathway youth from education to employment is set to be rolled out in this region in term two.
14 March 2017
Over 1,800 students are eligible to graduate with Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees and Postgraduate qualifications in six upcoming Graduation ceremonies across UCOL’s campuses.
02 March 2017
Fourteen students and three staff from an American college have made Whanganui UCOL their home base for six week as part of their programme focusing on New Zealand cultures and the environment.
28 February 2017
A Whanganui UCOL fashion student recently got a taste of the fast-paced nature of working backstage at an opera production.