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EIT Relocates Hastings Learning Centre
April 10, 2018

EIT’s new Hastings Learning Centre celebrates inclusion in expressing the best of Hawke’s Bay in art. Local artists, who are based at Awa Ink studio in Hastings, were commissioned by...

Race to Graduate for Expectant Mum
March 16, 2018

As an expectant mum and upcoming EIT valedictorian Bianca Snee had no idea which to expect first – the birth of her baby or her graduation with a Bachelor of Recreation and Sport.  With...

EIT Celebrates An Early Graduation
March 12, 2018

Jubilant EIT graduates celebrate capping a few weeks earlier than usual this year, parading through downtown Napier in the traditional academic gowns, satin-lined hoods, korowai and tasselled...

Māori Heritage Informs Artist’s Work
February 19, 2018

A strong sense of connection to her tūrangawaewae inspires Raewyn Tauira Paterson, an artist and designer of Ngāti-rere and Ngāi Tūhoe descent who teaches visual arts and design students...

On the job to get people working
February 13, 2018

   COMBINED EFFORTS: From left (front) are EIT tutor Andrew Baker, Terry Williams, Tania Nepe, Thompson’s kiwifruit supervisor Belinda Huriwai, Marelda Hanson and Thompson’s...

EIT’s Head of School Passes
February 13, 2018

EIT’s former Head of School Viticulture and Wine Science Diane Marshall died peacefully in Hawke’s Bay’s Cranford Hospice on January 24. Marshall retired in mid-2017 after 11-plus years as...

MARAE PROJECT A WORK OF ART
January 31, 2018

  A team effort- Toihoukura students(from left) Sebastian Niethammer-Peni and Jayden Hokianga   Renovating the front of an ageing wharenui (meeting house) has been a living work of...