News @ ICNZ
Sept. - Oct. 2016 Issue

The Waves

"You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them." Michael Jordan

Inside this issue

  • Creative Corner
  • World Literacy Day
  • All Izz Well –
  • Loud Shirt Day
  • Tutor Focus
  • Nutrition Workshop
  • Birthday Celebrations
  • Free Events in November and December

Creative Corner:

Truth of Life – Khyati Patel

The Present is filled with nothing but gifts,

The Past is nothing but lessons learnt,

The Future is nothing but a world filled with possibilities.

International Literacy Day

International Literacy Day, initiated by UNESCO, is celebrated around the world to emphasize the importance of literacy in today’s world. Students and staff celebrated it at ICNZ with activities such as Find the Missing Word, News Reporting Exercise and Tell your Story. It was an enjoyable experience of games, writing and display of student’s work.

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All Izz Well –

all ICNZ students and staff were invited to partake in a Well-being Workshop “All Izzz Well” organized by the Auckland Indian Association and Ella Kumar. The workshop included stalls and talks by different health and fitness organizations. Students participated in various fun exercises and had the opportunity to win prizes and even get checked for Diabetes by Diabetes New Zealand.


Loud Shirt day

Students at ICNZ supported the cause by raising a total of $565

allLoud Shirt Day is an event initiated by The Hearing House and the Southern Cochlear Implant Paediatric Programme to raise funds for hearing aids for deaf children. Students at ICNZ supported the cause by raising a total of $. This was done through various stalls of food, confectionery and nail art. Everyone was dressed in bright colours and took part in Designing T-shirt contest.

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Tutor Focus

allOur tutors at ICNZ are examples of the high standards maintained at ICNZ. We would like to congratulate our tutors Maria and Sangeetha on achieving Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration.

Nutrition Workshop with Ella Kumar:

As the saying goes, “The greatest wealth is Health”, it is important to eat healthy and stay active. Ella Kumar, a visiting guest speaker and Lifestyle Coordinator presented on how to make better choices in terms of food and exercise.

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Birthday Celebrations and Farewell:


Birthdays are days to celebrate a great year gone by and look forward to another great year ahead. Students organized and celebrated their birthdays with their ICNZ family.

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Free Events in November – December 2016:

(1)French Days of Taste Festival - Journées Du Goût


This is a free event organized by Alliance Francaise to experience and enjoy the food and French Culture. Please find the link for further information:

(2)Piano Stairs at Aotea Square:

In the interest of staying fit, this is an excellent opportunity to have fun while climbing stairs.


(3)Lego Christmas Tree:


A giant Lego Christmas tree will be unveiled and lit on the 25th November 2016. There will be live music, entertainment, delicious food and much more. Join the celebration at Aotea Square from 25th November to 27th December 2016. Refer to the link for further information: