Ngāti Kuri Lecturer Recognised in Tertiary Awards

Auckland University lecturer Margaret Taurere has been recognised for her contribution to increase Māori participation in tertiary education. Margaret is the daughter of Merimeri Penfold, another noted educator and is a member of the Ngāti Kuri Education Governance Committee. She was presented with an award on 11 November 2012 along with four other recipients in an inaugural ceremony held in Wellington.