Entrepreneur to receive honorary doctorate
16 April 2014 One of New Zealand's most passionate political, philanthropic business entrepreneurs will receive a University of Canterbury honorary doctorate at graduation tomorrow. (read article)
Commerce at UC
Marliese Liyanage describes what she loves about studying towards a commerce degree at University of Canterbury.
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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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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
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Announcements and Events
Graduation Celebration Morning Tea
Our College hosted our Commerce graduands and their family and friends at a morning tea celebration in the Undercroft (see photos).
Congratulations to all of our graduating students on their achievements and all the best for your future endeavours.
Morning Tea with Antony Gough
Entrepreneur Antony Gough visited the College of Business and Law and met staff and students at a special morning tea (see photos). Mr Gough will receive an Honorary Doctor of Commerce at our UC graduation ceremony on Tuesday (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)
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/
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