Posts Categorized: Auckland Campus

Staying Active in Winter

Winter

Winter didn’t stop a group of Campbell students from learning to surf for the very first time recently. It was one of many outdoor activities that students can do on the weekends while studying English at our campus in Auckland. At our Wellington campus, we encourage students to stay active with biweekly yoga classes, after-class and… Read more »

How to Ace Your Cambridge Exam

How to Ace Your Cambridge Exam

Johanna Lübbers came to New Zealand to escape winter in Germany – more than 24 weeks later she returned home with a Grade A (C2) result on her Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE). Discover the examination techniques and strategies she learned from her study at Campbell’s Auckland campus.   Johanna spent 6 months in Auckland taking part… Read more »

Vibrant Multicultural Auckland

Pasifika Fest

Many ethnic groups from all corners of the world have a presence in Auckland, making it New Zealand’s most cosmopolitan city. Europeans make up the majority of Auckland’s population, however substantial numbers of Māori, Pacific Islander and Asian peoples exist as well. According to Rough Guide to New Zealand, Auckland has the largest Polynesian population of… Read more »

Demi Au Pair Programme – What to Expect

Demi Au Pair - What to Expect

Four of Campbell’s demi au pair students share their experiences and wisdom about travelling to New Zealand to study and work while living with a Kiwi family. (Click on their names below.) Demi Au Pair – (Derived from French – Demi = ‘half’ / Au Pair = ‘equal to’. English pronunciation: /oʊˈpɛər/) is a domestic assistant… Read more »

Keeping Campbell Healthy and Well

Yoga featured

Campbell has developed a Health and Well-being Strategy for 2017 and has been rolling out a number of activities and workshops for students and staff. The running club kicked off with a sunset jog along Oriental Parade in Wellington in early March and joins our sweat of healthy activities, such as bush walks and yoga. The… Read more »

Charity Auction for a worthy cause

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English language students at The Campbell Institute have held a charity auction to raise money for the Downtown Community Ministry (DCM), which is a non-denominational organisation working to support people through personal hardship. Businesses from around Wellington donated items to the auction, including an iPhone 6s from Vodafone, tickets from the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra… Read more »

A little corner of paradise – Pupu Rangi Nature Sanctuary

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Pupu Rangi Nature Sanctuary Volunteer programme which was offered by The Campbell Institute and Octavian was definitely different from other adventures, or tour programmes in New Zealand. It was just a great experience! I am a South Korean mother and I studied and worked as an intern for 2 years in The Campbell Institute Auckland… Read more »

Thailand Government Officials Visit The Campbell Institute in Auckland

OBEC Thai Teachers at Campbell Auckland

The Campbell Institute Auckland campus recently hosted a delegation of 33 teachers and students in partnership with the Thailand Government Office of Basic Education Commission.The aim of the programme was to increase confidence and knowledge of using English while also gaining exposure to the New Zealand High School system, teaching and learning methods. The first… Read more »