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Owner/operator of Fineline Barbers shares his story of taking his home-based Barber shop to the Hamilton business district.
The three wāhine Tumu of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa are hitting the road with a series of hui they hope will connect, inspire and empower all women within our organisation
Waka expert and Te Wānanga o Aotearoa kaiako Hoturoa Barclay-Kerr says the seafaring traditions of our ancestors are a taonga that must be shared.
The opportunity to rub shoulders with New York's elite art world has highlighted to Visesio Siasau the value and significance of his own contribution to the arts.
Mahuru marked another successful Aotearoa Scholarship Trust Awards event this year, with 15 tauira receiving financial support for their studies.
The project that helped to redefine the brand of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa has been recognised with two national research awards.
When David Meek read a Letter to the Editor in his Tauranga newspaper stating there were no Māori land wars, he admits he "got a bit hostile," in his written response.
For Te Wānanga o Aotearoa Maunga Kura Toi kaiako Chris Bryant-Toi, helping out on Marae DIY was an opportunity to use his artistic skills for an important project while reconnecting with another side of his whānau.
Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is launching Mahuru Māori, a Māori language initiative that will challenge people on social media around the world to speak Māori for a day, a week, or for the entire month of September.
From next year, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa will offer more than 30 new and redeveloped courses in a refresh of its programme suite that is unprecedented in the organisation’s history.
In an exciting first for Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, a free showcase named Toi Tū is set to celebrate the organisation's creative and performing arts.
Tau Ora, the holistic health and wellbeing programme of Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, has another challenge – this time focusing on mens health.
Professional development for Te Wānanga o Aotearoa kaimahi is also playing an important role in tauira success.
When Te Wānanga o Aotearoa kaiako Regan Balzer was younger, she was part of a rangatahi group involved in activities at Te Kopua Marae in Whaingaroa, attending events like the Te Ao Mārama festival and the Proud To Be Māori hui.
Marley Matamua is meeting with TWoA kaimahi to organise a number of Arotake Whakarite (mock reviews) that will take place September/ October this year ahead of a New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA) External Evaluation and Review (EER).
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