14 May 2021
It wasn’t your ordinary Wednesday, at least not for UCOL lecturer Airini Beautrais. At the New Zealand Ockham Book Awards it was announced that Beautrais has won the Jann Medlicott Acorn Prize for Fiction.
11 May 2021
As construction ramps up on Te Ahu a Turanga: Manawatū Tararua Highway, UCOL is working with the Highway Alliance to deliver a cultural induction course to the project’s workforce and their whānau.
05 May 2021
Shaz Dagg has her sights set on the 2022 Coast to Coast after becoming the first female amputee to complete the race earlier this year. But this time, she wants to do every step of it solo.
23 April 2021
On May 6, UCOL cookery students will be hard at work for one of New Zealand AgriFood Week’s most unique events – a luxurious four-course dinner showcasing the flavours and innovations possible with the use of non-animal proteins.
20 April 2021
On Friday 16 April, UCOL was proud to welcome MP Adrian Rurawhe to our Manawatū campus.
20 April 2021
Everyone wants to take a great photo – but it’s those who are pursuing it professionally that know exactly how much work goes into getting an iconic shot.
16 April 2021
After the success of UCOL’s Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4) programme, the Ministry of Education has selected UCOL as one of their preferred education providers to upskill Early Childhood Educators across New Zealand.
09 April 2021
New Zealand has more than 8,000 people working as plumbers, gasfitters, and drainlayers, but they are still not enough to meet the industry's growing demand. Ready to address the current shortage is UCOL's new pre-apprenticeship plumbing course.
31 March 2021
More than 38 Manawatū students and staff lined up to get their free Measles vaccination at UCOL’s newly-opened Rangimārie Wellness Clinic. The delivery of the vaccination programme is in partnership with MidCentral DHB.
18 March 2021
The largest, longest-running, and perhaps the most diverse artist trail in the country is coming together with UCOL to celebrate ‘21 Years of Art Discovery’.
17 March 2021
Classes are in full swing at UCOL Horowhenua, and there’s more learners coming through the door than ever before.
16 March 2021
1,787 graduands will receive their qualifications during UCOL’s Graduation season, with many overcoming the challenges of studying through 2020’s COVID-19 alert level changes.