Academic achievement - New Zealand

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Date: 1999 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-587-022/043 Description: Political cartoons. Jack Elder tries to explain his innocence in awarding a travel grant to a school cultural group containing colleagues' daughters. NZ Firs...
Date: 08 Oct 1999 From: Women's Studies Association feminist oral history project By: Abigail, Jill, 1939?-; Hughes, Beryl, 1920-2015; Women's Studies Association (N.Z.) Ref: OHInt-0556-04 Description: Beryl Hughes was born in Cowbridge, South Wales in 1920. Describes parents, childhood in Scotland, and winning a secondary school scholarship. Describes stud...
Date: 05 Mar 2000 From: Women's Studies Association feminist oral history project By: Whitcombe, Judith Ethel, 1936- Ref: OHInt-0556-10 Description: Judy Whitcombe was born in Wellington in 1936. Talks about early years, relationship with parents, impact of education. Describes first employment, marriage ...
Date: 17 May 2000 From: Women's Studies Association feminist oral history project By: Hyman, Prudence Janet, 1943- Ref: OHInt-0556-05 Description: Prudence Hyman, known as Prue, was born in Harrow, Middlesex, England in 1943. Talks about family relationships, importance of liberal Jewish culture in fami...
Date: 14 May 2000 From: Women's Studies Association feminist oral history project By: Bunkle, Phillida (Hon), 1944-; Abigail, Jill, 1939?-; Victoria University of Wellington. Department of Women's Studies Ref: OHInt-0556-01 Description: Phillida Bunkle was born in Cookfield, East Sussex, in 1944. Comments that both sides of family are from the English/Scottish border. Mentions her grandmothe...
Date: 1958-1981 By: Tinsley, Beatrice Muriel (Dr), 1941-1981 Ref: MS-Group-1847 Description: Letters from Beatrice Tinsley to her mother, father, step mother, and sister Theodora from 1958 when she went to Canterbury University, until her death in 19...
Date: 21 Oct 1999 From: Women's Studies Association feminist oral history project By: McCallum, Janet Mary Candon, 1947-2015 Ref: OHInt-0556-07 Description: Janet Mary Candon McCallum was born in Calcutta, India, in 1947 of British descent. Describes parents' backgrounds, their arrival in New Zealand 1948 and chi...
Date: 11 & 16 June 1999 - 11 Jun 1999 From: Institutional change in New Zealand science By: Swindells, Yola Elsie, 1926- Ref: OHInt-0412-6 Description: Yola Elsie Swindells, born ca 1925 in Portsmouth, England. Describes family background, a first generation New Zealander, parents from England. Talks about g...
Date: 2006 From: Darroch, Bob, 1940- :[Cartoons published in the Whangarei Report April to July 2006] Ref: H-751-076 Description: The scene is a pub. Three schoolgirls are enjoying alcoholic drinks while two of the boys who promised them drinks if they beat them in the exams, lie in dru...
"Teachers are angry you did not consult them over the NCEA!" "It was hard to find a teacher at school at the time!" ca 27 August 2002.
Date: 2002 From: Crimp, Daryl, 1958-:[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post and other newspapers] Ref: DCDL-0002472 Description: Shows Labour's Education Minister, Trevor Mallard, sitting behind his desk reading about the teacher strikes. He justifies his lack of consultation with teac...
Date: 21 April 1998 - 21 Apr 1998 From: Institutional change in New Zealand science By: Thompson, Hamish Russell, 1926-2018 Ref: OHInt-0412-7 Description: Hamish Russell Thompson, born 1926. Talks about becoming interested in science and maths at Takapuna Grammar School, and attending Auckland University. Disc...
Date: 11 & 12 Feb 1994 - 11 Feb 1994 From: Institutional change in New Zealand science By: Robinson, Marion Frances, 1923-2003 Ref: OHInt-0412-4 Description: Marion Robinson, born 1923. Talks about her parents who both had academic backgrounds, mentions school background, and specialising in home science at Otago ...
Date: 11 & 12 Feb 1994 - 11 Feb 1994 - 12 Feb 1994 From: Institutional change in New Zealand science By: Soons, Jane Margaret, 1931- Ref: OHInt-0412-5 Description: Jane Soons, born 1935 in Grantham, England. Discusses schooling, career and university hopes, family expectations. Discusses university study, explains prefe...
Ian Catanach
Date: [28 December 1951] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/406/03-G Description: Ian Catanach, dux of Rongotai College, Wellington, photographed circa 28 December 1951 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s)...
Jennifer Boivin
Date: [28 December 1951] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/406/01-G Description: Jennifer Boivin, dux of Queen Margaret's College, Wellington in 1951, photographed circa 28 December 1951 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w o...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :'We promised if they beat us in the school exams, we'd buy them some drinks...' 3 December 2012]
Date: 2012 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0023511 Description: A group of school girls in uniform stand at a bar, happily having a few drinks. On the other side of the bar, three boys in school uniform are passed out. A...
Margaret Rich
Date: [28 December 1951] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/406/08-G Description: Margaret Rich, dux of Samuel Marsden Collegiate, Wellington photographed circa 28 December 1951 by an Evening Post photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original ne...
Bernard Galvin, dux of St Patrick's College, Wellington
Date: [ca 27 December 1950] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/244/06-G Description: Bernard Galvin, dux of St Patrick's College, Wellington, photographed circa 27 December 1950 by an Evening Post staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original...
Jeanette Greville, dux of Queen Margaret College
Date: [ca 27 December 1950] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/243/05-G Description: Jeanette Greville, dux of Queen Margaret College, photographed circa 27 December 1950 by an Evening Post staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original negati...
Ann Gillies, dux of Samuel Marsden Collegiate School, Wellington
Date: [ca 27 December 1950] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/244/09-G Description: Ann Gillies, dux of Samuel Marsden Collegiate School, photographed circa 27 December 1950 by an Evening Post staff photographer. Quantity: 1 b&w original ne...