GET PAID TO BUILD YOUR RESEARCH SKILLS AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

FYI, university or wānanga degree-level students – some interesting research opportunities up for grabs in the Ngā Pae o Te Māramatanga 2017-2018 Summer Internships Programme, open now –  Purpose: The internship programme is intended to provide experience and support for Māori students interested in pursuing research. http://www.maramatanga.co.nz/…/npm-2017-2018-summer-interns…

Merrilyn George QSM acknowledged

Ruapehu District Council acknowledged Ohakune teacher, quilt fibre artist and historian Merrilyn George at a special ceremony today for her Queen’s Service Medal (QSM) that she received for her services to education and the community for over 50 years. Mrs. George started teaching at Ruapehu College in 1966 and said that she probably taught over

Ashes cause fire safety concerns

Ruapehu District Council wants to remind people not to put fire grate ash out with their kerbside rubbish following a fire at the National Park Transfer Station yesterday. The fire in one of the large container bins at the Transfer Station is suspected to have started from smouldering fire ash that was put out in