News - March 2015

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

EIT Celebrates Another Bumper Graduation
March 23, 2015

For the second successive year, EIT staged a two-day event to celebrate the large number of graduands receiving higher qualifications.Just over 820 scholars – resplendent in the bat-winged...

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...

EIT Graduates Drum up Support
March 10, 2015

Five locals are doing more than most to drum up support for Cricket World Cup matches being played on Napier’s McLean Park. Tom Pierard, the programme coordinator of EIT’s Certificate in...