The Kāpiti Independent welcomes the arrival on its pages of journalist Grace MacCormick.
Her latest story, featuring the amazing efforts of the Wellington City Mission, appears in the story below this one.
Grace (21) is a final year student at Massey University in Wellington.
She’s studying for a Bachelor of Communication degree, majoring in Journalism and minoring in Media Studies.
Originally from Auckland , she is one of six children.
And during the present Lockdown, she has been living back at home in Auckland
Grace describes herself as a Diocesan School ‘survivor’ — she spent all her schooling life at the Diocesan School for Girls in Epsom, Auckland.
She says: “ I am passionate about journalism, specifically politics and human interest stories.
“In my spare time, I love going to the gym, cooking and spending time with friends and family. “
She says she is enjoying being able to write for Kāpiti Independent News — and gaining valuable experience along the way.