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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

Austrian Student Rates Hawke’s Bay Kindergarten Teaching

March 11, 2015

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

Napier Drummers on The Beat

March 9, 2015

Five locals are doing more than most to drum up support for Cricket World Cup matches being played on Napier’s McLean Park. Wellington-based Strike Percussion have been hired to help entertain the crowds at all the New Zealand fixtures and, as...Read more

Students Help Bring in Harvest

March 9, 2015

An international degree student at EIT, Vanilla Peng is about to have her second taste of a Hawke’s Bay harvest, working the coming vintage in the laboratory at Ngatarawa Wines. Several of the region’s wineries, including Villa Maria and...Read more

Te Matatini 2015

March 9, 2015

Yesterday was Pohiri- the opening ceremony for Te Matatini. Performers, supporters, Iwi, hapū and whānau all arrived on Hagley Park, numbering in the thousands. It was a great pōhiri, Hami Hilton was delegated as the speaker for Ngāti...Read more