July Staff Forum | Te Wānanga Kaimahi 2019

Thanks to all those who joined us for our Staff Forum | Te Wānanga Kaimahi this week. Some 250 staff attended the event.

Please take five minutes to complete our staff survey before 19 July. This will help us to improve these events in the future and ensure they remain relevant, engaging and informative.

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If you missed it, a video recording is now available on the Staff Forum intranet page>

UCSA President Sam Brosnahan opened the forum by showcasing the Haere-roa opening on 9 July, followed by a E tū, kia ora academic review progress update from VC Professor Cheryl de la Rey.

Deputy VC Ian Wright ended the forum with a Q&A session, which offered the audience the opportunity to submit and rank questions on the online platform sli.do online.

Special thanks to UC Sustainability who hosted manaakitanga in honour of Plastic-free July.

Find out more on the topics raised:

  • E tū, kia ora, our new academic strategy, is captured here with regular updates.
  • Uni-Voice – an ongoing forum for people prepared to make a difference; for the university, and for other people. Members of the university community are encouraged to get in touch, write blogs and start conversations to inspire change in the workplace. Get in touch>
  • UC Sustainabilitythe UC Sustainability Office is an on-campus hub for individuals and groups interested in how they can create positive change and promote sustainable practices within the University of Canterbury and wider community.
  • Find out more about our climate journey here> 

If any departments/areas would like to host future Staff Forums please email us at events@canterbury.ac.nz and let us know the topic you would like to highlight.