Posts Tagged "Talanoa"


Last Friday was Fiji Independence Day, and TEU Pasifika members from many more islands were celebrating at a Talanoa in Wellington. Among them Louise Tu’u, a Samoan from the national drama school Toi Whakaari, who has only been a union member for month, was attending her first TEU meeting. Tu’u is a creative producer and director teaching her technical management and production skills to would-be stage managers and lighting and sound...

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Dr Selina Tusitala Marsh has been infusing her department with a more ‘whanau’ atmosphere for Pasifika and Māori students for nearly a decade now. However, like many Pasifika staff she faces limits on how much she can create that open, accessible atmosphere, because her energy is taken up by so many other demands. Marsh is poet and teacher of New Zealand and Pacific Literature at the University of Auckland. She is Samoan and Tuvaluan,...

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TEU Talanoa, 10 October 2014, Wellington


Posted By on Aug 12, 2014

Warm greetings to you all, Here is an opportunity for you to support and encourage involvement of Pasifika members in your branch! TEU is holding its biennial event for Pasifika members – TEU Talanoa 2014 – on Friday 10 October, 9.30-4.30, at Victoria University, Wellington. Each branch is entitled to send one representative funded nationally. Of course branches are encouraged to fund additional representatives too. Pasifika members...

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Talanoa 2014 Biennial Meeting


Posted By on Mar 27, 2014

Once your Branch has confirmed your attendance please register here.  The TEU Biennial Talanoa for Pasifika members will be held on Friday, 10th October at Victoria University in Wellington    

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