Posts Tagged: Campbell

Staff Corner – Mark Wilson

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Mark Wilson who is best known as The Activity Guy at our Wellington campus joined Campbell in 2011 after traveling the world. In the past year he has been busy juggling teaching English and running the new Campbell activity programme. Tell us a bit about yourself prior to joining Campbell. I’m a dyed-in-the-wool Wellingtonian, but I’ve… Read more »

Joy – What I think of Campbell High School Programmes

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Meet Joy from Papua, Indonesia. She first studied at Campbell in December 2015 for our High School Preparation Course and returned in October 2016 with a group of friends from Newlands College the High School Holiday Booster course. The two-week course allows students to focus on English skills for a short intense period during their high… Read more »

The Learning Hub First Birthday!

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The Learning Hub is a self access learning centre, a place where Campbell students go to when they want to practice listening and speaking, get feedback on their classwork and access learning resources. Since it opened a year ago, it has seen a steady increase in the number of students wanting to improve their English outside of… Read more »

Japanese Rugby Players Study at Campbell

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In 2015 Japan produced one of the greatest sporting upsets of all time by beating South Africa in the Rugby World Cup. With Japan hosting the next Rugby World Cup in 2019, New Zealand is seeing more and more Japanese rugby players coming here to improve their Rugby skills and study English. Campbell is currently… Read more »

Eri from Japan – I love New Zealand. I love Wellington

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Hi, I’m Eri, from Japan. I’ve been in New Zealand for six weeks. I wish I could have stayed longer. It was my first time in New Zealand and also my first time traveling alone. Actually I didn’t know a lot about New Zealand before I came, but now I know the people are lovely… Read more »

Japanese blogger’s week at Campbell

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English New Zealand hosted Japanese blogger Ayumi Murayama at six NZ English Language schools in NZ in August and September. Campbell was lucky to be one of the schools selected for this programme. While in Wellington Ayumi attended regular classes at Campbell and in the evenings and weekend she was able to experience what makes… Read more »

Barista Course Graduates Find Jobs

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After graduating from the MOJO Barista Course a few weeks ago, we can share some good news! A couple of the students have found work where they can use their newly gained skills!Sylvain from France is currently working in a hotel in Wellington and is waiting to hear back from another job interview for work… Read more »

Campbell Pathways Success

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Hanzhang Wang, better known as Dennis, is one of Campbell’s successful pathway students now in his first year studying at Le Cordon Bleu NZ on the Basic Cuisine course. Dennis is originally from Tongliao in China and came to New Zealand with the intention of studying culinary arts. ‘The reason to choose New Zealand was… Read more »

Charity Auction Hits Record High at Campbell

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This year Campbell charity auction took place on Thursday 18th of June and was a great success. This year our chosen charity was The Himalayan Trust, which was founded by world famous Kiwi, Sir Edmund Hillary- Hillary and his climbing partner, Tenzig Norgay, were the first people to climb Mount Everest. This charity works to… Read more »

High Tea at Le Cordon Bleu

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Our students were spoilt rotten a few weeks ago when they went to Le Cordon Bleu (LCB) in the centre of Wellington to enjoy a tour and a lovely high tea. There was a tour of the building including the large and beautifully clean kitchens where Le Cordon Bleu students do their training. They ended… Read more »