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Woman-On-The-Go: Aotea Schwenke

 The Work Diary of: Adventurer, mother and fitness guru finding her zen as she balances family time, studies and living life to its fullest You’d probably find Aotea Schwenke anywhere in between writing a thesis paper during the day or reading children’s bedtime stories in the nights. For this wife and mother of two gorgeous girls, balancing life has become an art form as she navigates her way through motherhood, tertiary studies, and her zest for fitness, family time and fun! Inspired by powerful and accomplished women such as Brené Brown & Michelle Obama, Aotea strives to follow the footsteps of strong women as she endeavors her last year of studying Psychology, Education, Media Studies and Management through distance learning at Massey University....

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Woman-On-The-Go : Moemoana Schwenke

Woman On-The-Go The Work Diary of a Fire-Knife Dancer, Student &  Choreographer,  making waves confronting Cultural stereotypes and preserving Pacific Performing heritage. Moemoana Safaatoa Schwenke is heralded as one of few female Siva Afi Performers in the world. The 19-year old Creative Performing Artist and Indigenous Cultural Preservation Advocate is fiercely proud of her cultural and historic roots, investing much of her time between Samoa, Australia and extensive travels to regional dance competitions and projects throughout the South Pacific. With a passion for teaching young and old Pacific Islanders about their culture and history through creative and performing arts, she instills her knowledge in seven Pacific cultural dance disciplines through teaching at her family-owned cultural center- Matavai Pacific Cultural Arts’ in...

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Woman-On-The-Go: Teuila Laban

  Women On-The-Go The Work Diary of a Social Media Creative for Eveni, finding harmony in motherhood, modelling and marketing campaigns If you flick through Eveni Pacific's Instagram stories with aesthetically pleasing layouts to the latests instore must-haves, know that Teuila Ami Laban is the one behind the screen. Starting out as a Fashion Stylist, the Saipan-born, mother-of-one now expresses her passion for fashion as a Content Creator for the social media platforms and websites viewed by thousands of Eveni's followers each day. Her daily grind means balancing between coordinating photo shoots, reviewing upcoming models & fittings, as well as styling and shooting Behind-The-Scenes footage; a task that is somewhat hectic with the multiple store locations around the Pacific. She...

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