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Tairāwhiti Schools Trades Academy Tastes Success

September 23, 2014

A very special delegation from the East Coast was fêted at the Prime Minister’s inaugural education awards held at Te Papa in Wellington. As runner-up in the Educational Focus Prize –  Takatū Prize, the section focusing on learnerled...Read more

Post by SHB-EIT Sport Scholar – Aaron Ball

September 23, 2014

My year so far… The first semester started with a hiss and a roar, and I’m back to study for my final year!  I passed my three papers with a B average.  Whoop!  All semester long I was training three times a week for hockey with fortnightly...Read more

Marae Cookery An Entrée to More Courses

September 8, 2014

Learning cookery skills on their home marae is the icing on the cake for a group of students from Omahu. Just weeks into the four-month marae cookery programme, EIT tutor chef Kat Sheridan is finding her students a “fun bunch” who are enjoying...Read more

Valuing flexibility in career training decisions

September 3, 2014

A recent research article written by Noel Yahanpath and Shane McCormack from EIT’s School of Business, in association with Mark Neal, from the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London (a past Research Professor at EIT)...Read more

An International Study of Nursing Competence Frameworks

September 3, 2014

Over many years Dr Rachael Vernon’s research focused on the continuing competence of nurses to practise, looking at the processes used by nursing regulatory authorities to monitor how safe the health professional is in caring for the public.  In...Read more

Hawke’s Bay Sparkie Claims National Title

September 3, 2014

New Zealand’s Electrical Apprentice of the Year – Industrial Rob Stockley has always enjoyed electronics and building projects. So when Rob and wife Liz moved to Hawke’s Bay to raise their two young daughters, he decided to turn a life-long...Read more

EIT launches Applied Management and Information Technology Masters degree and Postgraduate Diplomas.

September 1, 2014

EIT launches Applied Management and Information Technology Masters degree and Postgraduate Diplomas. The above programmes are available in either Napier or Auckland campus. They enable students who have completed a bachelor degree in Business or...Read more

Popular Book on Hawke’s Bay Children’s Homes Now Online

August 25, 2014

A sold-out book that records the harrowing and sometimes heartening stories of people who grew up in children’s homes in Hawke’s Bay can now be read free of charge on EIT’s website. Who Cared? Childhoods within Hawke’s Bay Children’s...Read more

Post by SHB-EIT Sport Scholar – Jonathan Burfield-Mills

August 20, 2014

Hi, I’m Jonathan Burfield-Mills.  I’m 18 and in my first year at EIT studying the Diploma in Recreation and Sport.  I’ve been swimming competitively for nine years representing my club, the Heretaunga Sundevils, and Hawke’s Bay nationally...Read more

Students Share A Passion For Wine

August 20, 2014

Italian and New Zealand Bragato scholarship winners Christopher Bonifacio and Ben Tombs found plenty of common ground when they recently met in Hawke’s Bay. On a month-long tour of New Zealand’s wine regions, Christopher, like Ben, most enjoys...Read more