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2008-07-02 15:00:42

By MULROONEY, Paul ECONOMIC uncertainty is starting to impact on Victoria University as it grapples with a 21 per cent drop in first year non-school leavers enrolling. Enrolments for school leavers fell 4 per cent, but in a report to the university council vice-chancellor Pat Walsh said people enrolling for the first time who had already left school to do something else before starting their university education needed to be monitored. "The 2008 fall in new-entrant mature students and...

2008-02-20 15:00:18

TE KAUWHATA COLLEGE Dux: Fiona McIntyre Age: 18 Subjects studied: Music, Accounting, English, Statistics, Biology. Best thing about your school?: Our principal Mr Collin Driller as he always takes the time to listen and he treats everyone with the up most respect. What are you doing next year?: Business Management Degree at Waikato University majoring in Marketing. TE KUITI HIGH SCHOOL Dux: Kurt William Sharpe Age: 18 Subjects studied: English, History, Art History,...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.