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Geography helps launch new drone rules

23/7/15 Geography Technicians Nicholas Key and Paul Bealing helped launch new CAA drone regulations by teaching the Minister for Transport, Simon Bridges, to fly our Quadcopter. This was covered by all major news agencies and can be seen here Stuff, Yahoo news, and TV3 on demand

What is Geography all about?

What is Geography all about?

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‘Antarctica provides a very unique case to study the human relationship with nature. You can learn a lot about yourself and your fellows...’

Sira Engelbertz PhD in Antarctic Studies
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The Department of Geography has regular seminars that are open to all. Please click here to see details of upcoming seminars.

NZGS Awards 2015

29/09/15 Both UC Geography staff and students were awarded this week at the prestigious NZ Geographical Society awards ceremony. Dr Heather Purdie won President’s Award for Teaching in Geography, Dr Malcolm Campbell took out President’s Award for Emerging Researcher in Geography, the GeoHealth Lab won President’s Award for Collaborative Research involving Geographers, Anna Petrie was awarded President’s Award for Exceptional Services , and Daniel Nutsford received the President’s Award for Best Master’s Thesis. For a complete list of awards.

Why Geography is the best subject to study at University... ever!

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