By striking from school, Christchurch students demonstrate how prepared they are to take their future into their own hands. However, they still have lessons to learn.
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Ian Gould lives by a motto: ‘When you look back on one’s life, helping others to achieve must surely be the greatest achievement of all.’ And even now, with a rare form of terminal cancer lurking ominously, Ian selflessly continues to give to others, a twinkle in his eye, a laugh at the ready; a man who achieves happiness when he’s helping others.
With a goal to become the first Kiwi to row the Atlantic solo, Isaac Giesen did just that, as well as creating awareness around New Zealand’s mental health crisis.
Growing up in North Otago, Wendy Matenga has a long love affair with the South Island and can’t recall a time when she wasn’t creating. Julia Atkinson-Dunn shares an insight into her captivating pieces.
After a serious accident in 2012, Mike Brown found himself paralysed from the waist down. His inspiring recovery journey has led Mike to launch life-changing products for those in need.