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What will an Alpine Fault earthquake feel like?

19 May 2016 The next UC Connect public lecture is on how new methods of understanding ground shaking in the Canterbury earthquakes are helping us prepare for the big one. (read article)

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‘UC offered me so many opportunities...’

Tom Logan BSc in Mathematics
PhD Student, Johns Hopkins University
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Best Student Paper at NZSEE Conference

Congratulations to Ben Westeneng (ME in Earthquake Engineering) for being awarded the Best Student Paper Award at the recent NZSEE Conference. Ben's paper was entitled "Prevention of Gusset Plate Out-of-Plane Sway Buckling Failure in Buckling Restrained Braced Frames".

Construction Management Graduates in High Demand

Gokal Krishnan came from India to study Construction Management within the Department of Civil and Natural Resources. He is now working on the rebuild. Read his story

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