Ngāti Awa’s Yvonne O’Brien starts new role at Oxford University

Ngāti Awa’s Yvonne O’Brien starts new role at Oxford University

From Te Teko to Oxford. That’s the path that’s been travelled by Yvonne O’Brien. The former Deputy CEO of Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi has joined the staff at one of the most prestigious universities in the world. Irena Smith gained these exclusive pictures of …

Volleyballer Wiremu Johnstone off to Alberta University

Volleyballer Wiremu Johnstone off to Alberta University

Wiremu Johnstone has secured a five-year scholarship at the University of Alberta in Canada. But what’s unique and special about this achievement is that the chosen sport of the man from Ngati Porou and Rongowhakaata is volleyball. Te Rina Kowhai has more. He’s secured an …