27 September 2018
It’s first thing on a Monday morning, and the Camelia Lounge at Metlifecare is brimming with elderly residents awaiting the arrival of third year Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science students from UCOL.
17 July 2018
Hosting competitions is a long term goal for UCOL’s Weightlifting Club, after members recently passed their first referees’ exam.
10 July 2018
The symptoms of sports concussions, the importance of breast screening, and avoiding overexposing patients to radiation were some of the topics covered when Medical Imaging Technology (MIT) students recently showed off their research projects.
26 June 2018
UCOL staff and students were on hand to provide free health checks at an Arohanui Hospice fundraising breakfast last week.
12 June 2018
For four UCOL Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science students, an invitation to attend the weekend’s PSA Pro Squash Tournament put them right amidst international athletes.
25 May 2018
Enrolled nurse and UCOL Graduate Dalreen Larkin has huge empathy for the families she works with.
25 May 2018
UCOL Nursing Graduate Diane Noble never considered becoming a nurse until her late 20s – growing up she didn’t even like the sight of blood.
27 April 2018
The UCOL Weightlifting Club has got off to a great start, with the first competition of the year in Whanganui producing personal best performances and qualifying for the North Island Championships in July.
09 January 2018
UCOL is opening up opportunities for people who want to gain foundation education in exercise in the Wairarapa.
19 December 2017
UCOL student Adrienne Jensen has been awarded a $5,000 national scholarship aimed at helping women advance their careers.
04 December 2017
Students have been making the most of UCOL’s Employability Hub as they look to secure employment before the New Year.
23 November 2017
Hayden Pritchard takes his two passions and weaves them together for both his jobs, as a scientist and as an athlete.