Published: Wednesday, 18 April 2018 15:38
Providing young Māori secondary school students the chance to experience and pursue careers in science.
Participating in the program, Auckland Grammar Girls School student Heeni Blakey (Tuwharetoa) says, “There aren't many Māori kids in science and there are less girls, and I think this has opened a pathway for me to get into science.
Students from 11 Auckland schools met at Massey's Auckland campus in Albany for an interactive field trip which explores hands on science linked to their NCEA study.
This is a new experience, I haven't learnt these things at school so it's good to come here to the institute,” says Blakey.
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