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Somali Graduate Journal #7

Posted by on May 3, 2016 in Latest News | 0 comments

Somali Graduate Journal #7

Congratulations to all our new Somali graduates in 2016. We are now ready to receive your profile for the upcoming Somali Graduate Journal 2016 (issue #7). If you have graduated with a Diploma or above, kindly submit your profile by the end of May for the journal to be published in June 2016. Your community would love to hear about your education journey and your aspirations for the future so that we collectively continue to inspire our younger generations who are looking for role models to look up to within their community. Here you can...

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First Somali medical graduate in New Zealand

Posted by on Sep 1, 2015 in Articles | 12 comments

First Somali medical graduate in New Zealand

Somali graduates are found in most fields of study but Mona Adam is the first Somali medical graduate in New Zealand. Becoming a doctor was Mona’s childhood dream and she realized that dream when she became the first Somali graduate in 2014. Now working as a doctor at the Northshore Hospital in Auckland, she is proud of her achievement and so are her family and her Somali community. There are others who are following her footsteps including Ahmed Abdille who is 5th year medical student at the school of medicine at the University of...

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Somali Graduate Journal #6

Posted by on Sep 1, 2015 in Upcoming Events | 0 comments

Somali Graduate Journal #6

The 6th edition of the Somali Graduate Journal is out now. You can read it here or let us know if you need a hard copy. This edition like the previous ones is full of inspiring stories from our Somali graduates across a wide range of discipline. 38 graduates are profiled in this 6th publication. Their stories are diverse and unique as they talk about their motivation for education; their career path and their aspirations for the future. Suffice to say these stories are heart-warming and truly inspirational. We are indeed very proud of our...

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Special achievement

Posted by on Sep 10, 2015 in Articles | 0 comments

Special achievement

Success does not stop at the graduation or getting a job. Many of our graduates featured in the Somali Graduate Journals aim at achieving higher ambitions. Congrats to Abdi Abdullahi for becoming a chartered accountant. Abdi graduated in accounting (first class honours) in 2011 from Waikato University and has been employed at the Inland Revenue Department in Hamilton as an auditor for the past 3 years. Abdi has achieved chartered accountant status in 2015– a very special achievement for this talented young man. Well done Abdi we are very...

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Celebration of the Somali Graduate Journal

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Latest Events | 3 comments

Celebration of the Somali Graduate Journal

Each year when the Somali Graduate Journal is published, the Somali community likes to make it an event to celebrate and showcase the educational achievements of its members. Likewise the Journal is celebrated at various ethnic and refugee forums including the National Refugee Resettlement Forum. The Somali community is always acknowledged for their tertiary education success at these forums some of which are attended by high ranking officials including Ministers from the...

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Unlocking your potential

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Latest News | 0 comments

Unlocking your potential

Ask yourself: what do I enjoy doing the most? This simple yet important question sets the path for the kind of career you end up choosing. Sadly many people in the world especially those who live in the so called Third World countries don’t have the many career options and support available to our students and young people in New Zealand. Yet ironically many of our students here don’t see a clear pathway for their future despite the support available to them either through their schools or the New Zealand Career Services etc. Many careers...

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Mohamed Abdulla

Posted by on Nov 1, 2013 in Graduates | 0 comments

Mohamed Abdulla

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Aden Dirshe

Posted by on Nov 1, 2013 in Graduates | 0 comments

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Aden Jelle

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Aden Jelle

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Ahmed Sofe

Posted by on Nov 1, 2013 in Graduates | 0 comments

Ahmed Sofe

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