Elena Piere July 5, 2017

It's first thing in the morning, still dark outside and Jane, Kate and I are bouncing with excitement at the arrivals gate of Auckland international airport. We are decked out with ArcadiaNZ t-shirts and big Arcadia signs, ready to wave down our students… More

Photo Contest Winners!

Elena Piere June 23, 2017

The end of semester North and South Island photo and video competitions took place the past couple weeks, coinciding with the end of classes for semester one students The judges had their work cut out for them to choose the category and overall winners… More

Staying Safe in the Outdoors

Elena Piere May 3, 2017

Photo credit: Peter Connolly  You have landed in New Zealand and are ready to tick off as many of those Lord of the Ring vistas as you can. There are so many adventures to plan, sunrises to chase and lakes to swim in. In a country where there are no… More

20 Days, 150 Miles Walked, 1,224 Miles Traveled

Student Voices March 17, 2017

written by lauren herbine, a college of william and mary student who studied at the victoria university of wellington in spring 2017. As I finally sit down to write this, I have to minimize tabs upon tabs of campsites, camper vans, and tramping tracks… More

Dietary Restrictions in New Zealand

Jane Gunn-Lewis February 10, 2017

How easy is it to be vegetarian, vegan, dairy free or gluten free in New Zealand? In a country of 30 million sheep, 10 million cows and only 4.5 million people, you would expect nothing but steak and lamb chops on the menu but a recent poll showed that… More

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