On July 26, four Sancta Maria students (Katrina Chan, Nathalie Tolentino, Tahlisa Stevens, and Mia Gilchrist) attended the ‘Totara Hospice Careers Day for School.’ The day consisted of many motivational speakers, talking to a room filled with 88 students from different schools around South Auckland and South-East Auckland (such as Edgewater College, Manurewa High School, and The Gardens school).

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UN Youth Australia’s National Conference 2018 “The Future of Democracy” meant that more than 150 of Australia and New Zealand’s most well-spoken and politically engaged youth united to discuss global issues and engage with possible solutions. Held in Adelaide, this week-long event is Australia’s largest annual residential youth conference and is consistently recognised by the Australian government as Australia’s premier conference for young people.

Read more: Katrina making waves in Adelaide