John Lewis

Conflict leaves science trip uncertain

Conflict leaves science trip uncertain

Mathew Denys' trip of a lifetime to the World Science Conference in Jerusalem next month is in limbo as conflict rages in Gaza.

OGHS introduces house system

OGHS introduces house system

Otago Girls' High School has established a permanent house system aimed at building on the school's camaraderie and competitive spirit.

Past and present NZ Post staff gather

Past and present NZ Post staff gather

For more than 40 years, David Feather and Max Larkins have been making sure important mail such as birthday cards, letters from home, medical appointments and, of course, the bills, reaches your post box each morning.

Sweet Adelines celebrate harmonious 25 years

Sweet Adelines celebrate harmonious 25 years

When Anne Limburg founded the Dunedin Harmony Chorus of Sweet Adelines 25 years ago, she never dreamt it would be so successful.

Frank views at casket open day

Frank views at casket open day

Some people tend to get a bit twitchy when it comes to choosing their own funeral casket, especially when they are still alive.

$2m upgrade sweet music

$2m upgrade sweet music

The Ministry of Education has called for tenders to develop the Otago Girls' High School music department to the tune of nearly $2 million.

OBHS pupil in top 15 of maths contest

OBHS pupil in top 15 of maths contest

If a goat is tethered with a 4.5m-long rope to the corner of a shed which is 2m long and 2m wide, what is the maximum area the goat can graze?

One day their prints may come

One day their prints may come

If three Columba College pupils could see their business plan come to fruition, every hospital in New Zealand would have a 3-D printer creating low-cost prosthetic limbs for amputees.

Otago principals agree IES initiative flawed

Otago principals agree IES initiative flawed

Otago principals have backed a New Zealand Principals' Federation (NZPF) survey which shows schools across the country are vehemently opposed to the Government's $359 million Investing in Educational Success (IES) policy.

Brain Bee double win for Christ's

Brain Bee double win for Christ's

No matter how difficult the questions are, the South Island Secondary Schools Brain Bee Challenge is no place to lose your head.