Capstone: New Zealand

June 21, 2017

“We met with local musician, Adam McGrath, who talked about how he used music and song to heal both himself and the Christchurch community following the 2011 earthquake,” Rika ‘18 wrote.

“After listening to Mr. McGrath’s story it is evident that there has been, and continues to be, a universal sense of community throughout Christchurch.”

“We were then off to Cass Bay for lunch and paddle boarding!” Rika ‘18 wrote. “Suiting up in wetsuits, life jackets and booties, the Riverdale, Sumner and Punahou students were divided into four groups and we all raced on large paddle boards (that held 10 people) and a handful of tandem boards.”