Posts Tagged ‘Otago University’

Riding high

Otago University student Timothy Rogers is ‘riding high’ on entrepreneurial success, as his pedal-powered passenger taxi business, Tim’s Tuk-Tuk takes off. Timothy (Ngāi Tahu – Waihōpai, Ōtākou, Waitaha), established his unique Dunedin operation in July 2015. The idea came after he got a ride on a similar service in central Auckland with friends. He instantly…

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Talented rangatahi research at sea

Boudine Brown is one of two Ngāi Tahu rangatahi who have been awarded a 2015 Rangatahi o Te Moana scholarship. The scholarship, which is offered by the University of Otago – New Zealand Marine Biology Centre, is for gifted and talented year 11 or 12 Māori students interested in pursuing a career in health sciences….

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24th August 2009
Posted under: Pānui

Pita Sharples to Talk to Maori Youth

24 August 2009 Dr Pita Sharples, co-leader of the Maori party, will meet and talk to senior secondary school students at a three day leadership forum – Tu Mai Rakatahi – at Living Springs on Banks Peninsula this week. Over eighty Maori students from throughout Canterbury have registered to participate in the tenth annual Tu…