KUCHING: Lincoln University of New
Zealand's representative Jennifer Wilson will be here tomorrow (Mar. 20) to
personally conduct a student counselling session.
THE COUNSELLOR ... Jennifer Wilson of Lincoln University who will be
conducting a student counselling session in Kuching tomorrow.
It will be held at the New Zealand
Centre here from 2pm to 5pm.
Lincoln University is one of New
Zealand's oldest tertiary educational institutions.
Established in 1878, Lincoln
enjoys a reputation and excellence in teaching and research in tertiary
education, including commerce and management, primary production and natural
resources, science and engineering, and social science.
One aspect from Lincoln's
origins as an agricultural college remains true for the new millennium: Lincoln
graduates are 'doers', prepared to roll up their
sleeves with a practical approach to work.
Sarawak collaborates with New
Zealand to develop its eco-tourism projects, particularly the management of
Lincoln University has been
providing training programmes for the Forestry Department personnel in Sarawak.
To date, 38 Lincoln graduates
are at work in the various National Parks and another 30 are still involved in
various stages of the programme.
The graduates' enhanced
knowledge and skills make them valuable assets in the growing field of
Lincoln University is located in
the city of Christchurch.
Christchurch city is
multicultural with strong networks supporting student study, cultural, health
and recreation needs.
The city offers the opportunity
to try many types of recreation and leisure activities.
Known as the
'Garden City', Christchurch also has some of the most picturesque parks,
reserves and outdoor areas found in New Zealand. It provides a safe and
conducive environment to study.
Students and parents are
welcomed to come and meet the official from Lincoln
University, at NZ Centre tomorrow.
This will be a great opportunity
to talk faceto-face on a one-to-one basis and hear them talk about the exciting
opportunities available in the university.
Students are encouraged to bring
their certificates / results for assessment.
On the same day and the same
time, Viviene Kingsbury of the University of Waikato will also be present at the
NZ Centre to conduct student counselling session.
The NZ Centre has recently been
established in Kuching as an official representative for all New Zealand
The centre is located next to
the Carvey Restaurant on Ground Floor, Lot 2067, Jalan Utama, Pending, opposite
For further information on
the counselling sessions, contact Lenny or Chai or Tim of NZ Centre - 082-483888
or visit the website: www.nzcentre.biz