Student Life in Canterbury
With two universities and a polytechnic, Canterbury has always drawn students from around the country and across the world. Explore a selection of photographs that showcase the various elements of student life from enrollment to graduation ceremonies.
Graffiti on a wall in front of the University of Canterbury registry building.
Robert Bain, 18, (left) and Greg Albertson, 19, in a chocolate fish eating competition, University of Canterbury.
University of Canterbury students checking their exam results.
The Canterbury University College pipe band on capping day. The band marches from Cathedral square down Worcester street whilst Gordon Ogilvie ( far right) keeps time. He was later Band master for St...
Students, Tim Brooks, Karen O'Donnell, Richard Lake, Carol Hooke, Mark Alexander, and Shona Osmond at Deans Avenue-Blenheim Road roundabout.
W.B. Grant receives his Masters degree in Psychology from the University of Canterbury chancellor, T.H. McCombs at the graduation ceremony in King Edward Barracks.
Procession of Science graduands heading north up Colombo Street towards the town hall.
Students protesting in Cathedral Square against unemployment. One wears a paper bag with the face of Robert Muldoon.
Canterbury University Students Avon River Bike Race. Avon River bike race for University of Canterbury rag day.