Student Volunteer Army swinging into action
6 March 2014 The University of Canterbury Student Volunteer Army (SVA) has mobilised into action, shovelling mud from this week's torrential flooding. (read article)
Commerce at UC
Marliese Liyanage describes what she loves about studying towards a commerce degree at University of Canterbury.
Watch a short video clip to hear UC commerce and law student Claire talk about her UC experience.
Hear Althea talk about the Entre entrepreneurship scheme and how it provides UC students the opportunity to get practical experience in business while they study.
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Announcements and Events
Careers Fairs and Employment EventsCareers fairs and employment events can help you find out about student or graduate employment in your area of interest. The Law Recruitment Evening is on Tuesday 11 March, 6.30pm-9pm, Undercroft. The Commerce Careers Fair is on Wednesday 19 March, 3.30pm-6.30pm (read more)
Australasian Teaching Economics Conference
The School of Economics and Finance will host the 19th Annual Australasian Teaching Economics Conference, on 7&8 July 2014 at the University of Canterbury. Papers on any aspect of economics education, financial literacy education, and teaching practice are welcome (read more)
Smiths City CEO, Rick Hellings, tells it like it is
The University of Canterbury Executive Development Programme were delighted to have Smiths City CEO Rick Hellings come and speak to the programme’s Masters students recently. Rick has been with Smiths City since the 1980s. Before that, he worked for Noel Leeming, another major retailer in New Zealand (read more)
China Forestry Group scholarship awarded
Congratulations to former UC student, Chris Pratt, who was awarded an exclusive scholarship to study in China. Having gone on the MGMT228 study tour, the scholarship allows Chris to extend his connections abroad through the China Forestry Group New Zealand Company. Chris will study the Mandarin language at Shanghai International Studies University, and undertake a work experience internship during holiday breaks.
Deputy governor of China’s central bank gives public lecture at UCHu Xiaolian, a deputy governor of the People's Bank of China, gave a public lecture on “Monetary Policy in China: Past, Present and Future” at UC on Tuesday 25 February (read more) View the lecture recording online at http://ucstream.canterbury.ac.nz:8080/econ/public/
Prime Minister's Scholarships to Asia
The Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia (PMSA) are awards supporting top undergraduate or postgraduate students wanting to undertake study or research in Asia. Applications for the first round are now open and must be submitted before 28 March 2014 (read more)
What's On in Business and Law?
For notices on what's happening at the College of Business and Law check out our College Update. It lists notices for open lectures, careers and employment fairs and seminars, clubs and societies news and other events on campus