News - April 2011

Crafting a right Royal Spectacular
April 27, 2011

You might call them knit wits – the eight witty EIT staff who knitted a royal wedding.It started with a group in the School of Education and Social Sciences.  One had spotted a...

A TOTARA FALLS
April 27, 2011

EIT lost a great friend, supporter and leader with the sudden passing of the institute’s kaumātua Tuahine Joe Northover on April 6.Of Ngāti Porou and Ngāti Kahungunu descent, Mr Northover...

New role raises EIT’s Research Profile
April 18, 2011

Well known for his research work as a sport scientist in biomechanics, Professor Bob Marshall has been appointed to EIT’s newly-created position of Research Director for the next two...

EIT’s New Head of School Business embraces change
April 18, 2011

Having worked at EIT for the last 11 years, Frina Albertyn had only to move a short distance across campus to take up her new role as Head of School Business.  She previously worked in...

Whitebait TV Filming @ EIT
April 13, 2011

Last Saturday a film crew from Whitebait TV were on campus to film interviews by reporter Katy Thomas with Certificate of Fashion Apparel students for the Erin Simpson Show. Katy interviewed...

Get a Free Taste of EIT these school holidays
April 12, 2011

Get a FREE taste of EIT in the April holidays. Beat the school holiday boredom and get a taste for EIT. The following sessions are available these holidays....Viticulture and Wine Science - 18-19...