02 February 2021
It can only take one song to really take off – and Palmerston North band Ripple Effect are seeing that for themselves. Their single Sway, which was release last year, has just ticked over more than 200,000 listens on Spotify.
28 January 2021
Learners in the Manawatū, Whanganui, Wairarapa, and Horowhenua regions are flocking at the chance to take up free study covered by the Government’s Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund (TTAF).
20 January 2021
If you’re interested in studying in 2021 and wondering what studying at a vocational education provider is like, join us for an afternoon of emersion in one of our Taster Workshops.
19 November 2020
A key partner in the region’s post COVID journey to prosperity, UCOL has teamed up with the Manawatu, Whanganui, and Wairarapa Chambers of Commerce to offer free qualifications to improve the capabilities of local businesses.
10 November 2020
Building connections between students, employers, and employment services was the name of the game at UCOL’s recent Employment Expo.
03 November 2020
Tricia Falkner has always been fascinated by bugs and her latest photography exhibition is showing just how beautiful they can be.
28 October 2020
Manawatū photographer picks up multiple awards in international photo competition.
01 October 2020
Te Pūkenga leaders Stephen Town (Chief Executive) and Murray Strong (Chair) spent the day with UCOL staff and Board, sharing insights into the priority work ahead for Te Pūkenga and subsidiaries.
11 September 2020
With the nation celebrating Te Reo Māori o te Wiki (Māori Language Week) across the country, UCOL is gearing up for a big week of activities and events, bringing together new and fluent speakers.
08 September 2020
UCOL staff are putting their sewing, cutting, and threading skills to use, producing face masks for students who bus in to campus.
13 July 2020
Watching the Director-General of Health front up at the Government’s daily COVID-19 updates has inspired UCOL Creative Media student Abby Koolaard to make him the ‘face’ of her class project.
08 July 2020
UCOL is inviting the community to join their Matariki celebrations with a free performance by Grammy Award-winning musician Puoro Jerome.