Touring Scots Experience Hongi and Other Quirks of New Zealand Culture

Such as this unique local solution to the Fijian Crisis, on observing the Scots training an onlooker reportedly said: “what you should do is use that big fellar as ram on the door of the Parliament House in Suva, this other feller to crash tackle George Speight to the floor. Crisis Over.” We’ll see if they’re up to it after the test this weekend …


Tags: Fijian Crisis  George Speight  New Zealand culture  Scots  Scotsman (The)  

In the Zone with Educator Terrance Wallace

In the Zone with Educator Terrance Wallace

Chicago-born Terrance Wallace founded the internationally lauded InZone Project that has been educating impoverished indigenous students in New Zealand for 10 years. InZone is now being replicated in his hometown. Maudlyne…