Photo by Gregor Richardson.
Shanghai social work student Han Ting (21) accepts a
certificate from Dunedin deputy mayor Chris Staynes during a
farewell ceremony yesterday for the inaugural Shanghai
Students' Scholarship Programme.
She was one of 10 students who spent a fortnight in Dunedin
attending English language classes, tourist destinations, the
University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic and doing work
The group also visited Queenstown.
Cr Staynes said he hoped the students, who had shown
enthusiasm and interest during their visit, would return to
Dunedin one day.
He presented the group with a glass plate featuring the koru
The students spoke of the wonderful opportunities they had
experienced, including going fishing, visiting Baldwin St,
going up the gondola in Queenstown, the fresh air and the
politeness of drivers.