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Pasifika Dual Language Readers (Samoan/English)

Last year the Year 0-1 Syndicate participated in a trial scheme which introduced Dual Language Readers. This year Room 2a continues to enjoy these great resources. 294 more words

School News

Pasifika youth group to establish advisory panel

BY Anuja Nadkarni


The success of an innovative Pasifika youth programme called Tula’i has brought in a proposal for a youth advisory panel for West Auckland local boards. 409 more words

My Beautiful Little Sisters

There’s a beautiful little Pacific girl half way around the world from me named Lexus who took her first ballet class last week. She was the only one like her in the studio.  509 more words


Pasifika newspapers now online

The digi-boffins at National Library of New Zealand have been hard at work adding even more great historical newspapers to their Papers Past resource, and just in time for… 120 more words


Samoan Language Week 2015

Tālofa. Samoan Language Week 2015 will take place from 24 to 30 May. Here at Christchurch City Libraries we are celebrating with several events.

Events at our libraries… 94 more words

New Zealand

Cross-Examination: 'I Too, Deserve an Education' - UTAS and Affirmative Action in Tertiary Education


Recently, there have been debates regarding alternative schemes that help minority groups in universities throughout New Zealand.[1] The main issue is whether these alternative programs — such as the Undergraduate Targeted Admission Scheme (UTAS) — reflect or breach affirmative action. 1,339 more words

Completed Research


Bryan Vila spent six years working as a police chief in Micronesia. His experiences and adventures are vividly described in the book he co-authored with his lovely wife, Cynthia Morris. 3,086 more words

Pacific Islands Literature