News - November 2013

Variety Captured In Graduate Art
November 27, 2013

A dazzling diversity of art and design was unveiled at the ideaschool graduate exhibition opening held on campus at EIT Hawke’s Bay last week.The climax of three years of study for 31...

Local learning fits the bill
November 27, 2013

A supportive community feel at EIT Tairāwhiti proved just the ticket for business graduate Hayley Neil.The Riversun client services representative took two-and-a-half years to complete...

Young Canadian Chooses Wine Science at EIT
November 27, 2013

You can imagine my delight when I heard that a young Canadian chose EIT for wine studies.Touring New Zealand during his gap year, Wes Johnson never dreamt he would return to study wine...

Young Canadian Chooses EIT for Wine Science
November 27, 2013

You can imagine my delight when I heard that a young Canadian chose EIT for wine studies. Touring New Zealand during his gap year, Wes Johnson never dreamt he would return to study wine...

More fee free student places
November 25, 2013

EIT youth scholarships, partially funded by the government’s Youth Guarantee (YG) scholarship scheme, has now been extended to 18 and 19 year olds who wish to study up to Level 3.In...

Whaia te iti kahurangi… Strive for the ultimate
November 25, 2013

These ancient words of wisdom guide the game plan to success for EIT Bachelor of Computer Systems student Haydon Haenga.The 32-year-old Nati (Ngāti Porou) from Tikitiki knows “without a...

Screen Production Students Premiere Their Movies
November 21, 2013

As a fitting climax to their year’s work, EIT screen production students celebrated with a premiere of short films made as their final projects.At the invitation-only evening staged at...

Programme builds confidence and skills in grads
November 20, 2013

Building a two-bedroom house as part of a Certificate in Carpentry programme at EIT Tairāwhiti is proving a winner with students, tutors and industry.The 80-metre square house is being built...

More fee free student places
November 19, 2013

EIT youth scholarships, partially funded by the government’s Youth Guarantee (YG) scholarship scheme, has now been extended to 18 and 19 year olds who wish to study up to Level 3.In addition...

Keen to get out and put skills to good use
November 18, 2013

Small steps are big steps in the world of nursing student Rachael Maka. The 22-year-old from Tonga started her tertiary journey at EIT Tairāwhiti in the literacy skills programme in...