22 Oct 2014

Te Manu Korihi News for 22 October 2014

From Te Manu Korihi, 8:50 am on 22 October 2014

A Maori Students' Association says ongoing fee hikes for tertiary study may rule tangata whenua out of top jobs; Meanwhile, a significant number of Maori people are returning home from Australia - some of whom are coming back for their tertiary studies; The director of a Research Institute says the government should be allocating about 200-million dollars a year towards Maori research; The author of a book about the early years of settlement in the Bay of Islands says her work tells a story that has never been explored in depth.