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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

EIT Team Scores Medals in Top Culinary Competition

August 19, 2014

A team of EIT hospitality students has won a cache of medals in the Nestlé Toque d’Or competition in Auckland. Front of house student Ashleigh Butler scored a silver medal and culinary students Kayla Hughes and Sabrina Faes each picked up a...Read more

Student Shortlisted For National Art Awards

August 19, 2014

EIT ideaschool visual arts and design student Tara Cooney has been shortlisted in the Wallace Arts Trust Awards – New Zealand’s most prestigious awards for contemporary art. Tara has been a selected as a finalist for her series of three wooden...Read more

Students Prepare for Competition

August 18, 2014

EIT hospitality students are sharpening their knives as they prepare to do battle in a live kitchen and restaurant cook-off in Auckland next week. Culinary students Kayla Hughes and Sabrina Faes and front of house student Ashleigh Butler will vie...Read more

Post by SHB-EIT Sport Scholar – Hannah van Kampen

August 18, 2014

Hey team. Since my last post, I have ended the season, had a break and am now back into training – so lots to catch up on. I will start from the end of the season, back in April, with the Easter tour a two-day tour jam-packed with four races. ...Read more

Visual Effects Guru Visits EIT Students

August 18, 2014

Weta Digital’s visual effects supervisor Matt Aitken will meet ideaschool Screen Production students on EIT’s HB campus this week. One of the world’s premier visual effects companies, Weta Digital is famous for ground-breaking...Read more

Hawke’s Bay Educated Viticulturists Aiming For National Title

August 13, 2014

EIT is toasting the success of three graduates who have made the final five in the prestigious New Zealand Young Viticulturist of the Year competition being held in Blenheim later this month. With a great prize package at stake, the annual event...Read more

International Frameworks for Nursing Research

August 13, 2014

When Associate Professor Dr Clare Harvey came to EIT from Flinders University of South Australia, she brought funding for several research projects on which she had been previously collaborating with colleagues in Australia and the USA.  As well as...Read more