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Maori Language Week at UC

Hello- Kia ora
This week from the 21st-27th of July is Māori Language Week. At Canterbury University during the week many interesting and fun events will celebrate Māori language and demonstrate the importance of Māori culture within New Zealand. These events include: Bingo, a debate session, Kapahaka, and Māori language classes. Other events will run throughout the week such as a daily scavenger hunt with mystery prizes from Monday (Rāhina) 21st to Friday (Rāmere) 25th! Also be sure to check out the Library Exhibition on level two of James Hight which showcases Māori words for the week.
To find out more information about all the events online read more at http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/maoristudents/tereo/index.shtml