The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There’s still time to get an entry into the APEC Video Contest and a chance to win a decent wad of cash! APEC wants to know how technology and innovation impacted you and your community. The 2015 APEC Video Contest welcomes stories of change and positive impact told through creative videos. Here, you’ll have the chance to […]

Back in May this year, a group of students from Te Puni Village in coordination with the Victoria Plus Programme, Volunteer Wellington and The Friends of Mount Street Cemetery, volunteered their time to provide some much needed care and maintenance to the cemetery. One of the Te Puni volunteers – Kahu Kutia, a first year BA Media Studies student […]

Whatever you are, be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.

Stephen Hawking

It’s National Volunteer Week (NVW) this week and it’s a fantastic chance to celebrate the invaluable knowledge, skill and time contributions given by Aotearoa’s past and present volunteers. This year’s theme is “There is a place for you to volunteer” or “he wahi mohou hei tuao” which highlights the diversity of volunteer opportunities, volunteers themselves, and […]

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

We all get stressed at some point in our lives, it’s not really something you can avoid unfortunately, it’s not a choice, it just happens when the going gets tough and things manage to build up and get on top of you. It’s around this time of year when it’s understandable that many students will be feeling a bit […]