Clubs and Societies

Otago Hope Makers

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Otago Hope Makers

A club for students from refugee backgrounds will create unity and a sense of community among students.

The club will boost community engagement and create a network to support students academically.

For the first time in Otago uni history, a club to promote students from RB has seen set up, this is the beginning as many RB students are studying at the University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic.

Aims and objectives:

• Support students from refugee backgrounds to succeed at university.

• Make the transition into university more enjoyable for students from refugee backgrounds.

• Set up a space for students in which they can meet and share different experiences.

• Advocate for student’s rights.