Although Bokyong Mun is not confident she will come up with
an alternative to satisfy the world's dependence on fossil
fuels, she says it will be fun trying.
When Blair Dale discovered a large percentage of the
Middlemarch population had never been to the top of the Rock
and Pillar Range, he decided to do something about it.
Rebecca Grant has been awarded a $25,000 scholarship to study
in Paris later this year, and while she is keen to jump on
the next available plane, she has something else to take care
The loss of three Otago playcentres in the past two years has
prompted the Otago Playcentre Association to call for a
Government funding review.
Taieri College administration staff are preparing for what
will be a more communal work environment when they move into
their temporary office space later this year.
Damage to New Zealand schools from
vandalism and graffiti has forced the Ministry of Education
to top up school budgets by $11.2 million over the past five
Fears about plummeting
international fee-paying (IFP) pupil numbers in Otago
secondary schools are abating as the latest Ministry of
Education figures show the numbers are stabilising, and even
making a marginal recovery.
As more detail emerges about the Government's plan for a $359
million enhancement of the school leadership system, concerns
have grown among New Zealand principals.
Anne Routledge is the first non-sworn police staff member to
be awarded the New Zealand Police Meritorious Service Medal,
but she is not broadcasting the achievement from the
Stanley Paris has announced he will make another attempt at
sailing solo around the globe, starting in November.
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