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Hawke’s Bay-Trained Beauty Therapist Makes it Big in UK

April 21, 2015

EIT body and beauty therapy graduate Kate Kerr now runs her own advanced skin therapy clinic in London’s Harley Street where her clients include A-list celebrities. Since the 19th century, the prestigious Marylebone address has been famous for...Read more

Kuia Honoured by EIT

April 15, 2015

Shortly after receiving the prestigious Tuakiri EIT medal of distinction at EIT Hawke’s Bay’s graduation ceremony last week (Thursday/Friday, 28-29 March), Pauline Tangiora was encouraging her three-year-old mokopuna Te Tairāwhiti Eady to...Read more

Trucking Runs In Graduate’s Blood

March 31, 2015

EIT valedictorian Nicola Heasley believes there’s a lot of hype around leaving Hawke’s Bay to study at university. “A lot think it’s better,” the Bachelor of Business Studies graduand says of a university as compared to a polytechnic...Read more

Whanau to Celebrate Nursing Graduate’s Success

March 30, 2015

Nayda Heays is sorry her beloved father won’t be at her graduation this week, or see her, as an honoured valedictorian, deliver an address on behalf of fellow EIT graduates. A huge part of the nurse graduate’s life, David Coffin died in...Read more

Graduate Enjoys Teaching Kindy Kids

March 24, 2015

Growing up in the Netherlands, Bonnie Finnema remembers being surrounded by other children. Her mother offered child care in her home in Haarlem, North Holland, and Bonnie loved helping out and playing with the infants and toddlers. The family...Read more

Designer Secures Ideal Job

March 24, 2015

Shortly after completing Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design studies at EIT’s ideaschool, Jenni Coulson was offered a dream job that combines two of her passions, spatial design and sustainability. Now based in the settlement of Bombay,south of...Read more

Framing Up a Career In Film

March 24, 2015

Graduation is shaping up as an exceptionally busy day for Floyd Pepper of Hastings. Floyd’s grandparents, mother and girlfriend will see the 20-year-old capped in Napier’s Municipal Theatre and they will join those lining the streets to cheer...Read more

EIT Celebrates Another Bumper Graduation

March 23, 2015

For the second successive year, EIT is staging a two-day event to celebrate the large number of graduands receiving higher qualifications. Just over 820 scholars – resplendent in the bat-winged gowns, multi-coloured lined hoods and sashes and...Read more

Get a free taste of EIT these April Holidays

March 21, 2015

EIT Hawke’s Bay April holiday taster day programme out now.  Check it out and book now to avoid disappointment. ...Read more

Austrian impressed with HB Early Childhood Education

March 18, 2015

Austrian trainee teacher-educator Lena Schwamberger is hugely impressed by the education offered at Hawke’s Bay kindergartens. Midway through a Bachelor of Education at Salzberg University, the 20-year-old chose Hawke’s Bay for a placement...Read more