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Pōwhiri marks launch of Food & Fibre CoVE
9 hours ago

EIT has officially launched the Food and Fibre Centre of Vocational Excellence (CoVE) with a formal welcome onto EIT’s marae Te Ara o Tāwhaki. As part of the Government’s Reform of...

Studying automotive at EIT leads student to dream job
February 12, 2021

Spending a day a week in a workshop as part of his automotive course led Marshall Jones exactly where he wanted to be. The 19-year-old left school and decided to go to EIT and learn something to...

Joint programme offers future for youth
January 28, 2021

  A  programme at EIT Tairāwhiti aims to redirect some young people from doing nothing, to a pathway toward a better future.   The joint collaboration between...

Always learning new ways to teach health and fitness
January 27, 2021

The importance of education to keep up with new developments took a Gisborne health and fitness facility owner back to school.  Brian Horwell, formerly from the United Kingdom and a Gisborne...

Break the chain of violence with education
January 20, 2021

Education is one key to break the chain of family violence, says an EIT Tairāwhiti student and mother of six who knows from experience.    Pat Tamanui has had a rough ride in her adult...

From India to Gisborne for a better life
January 7, 2021

In search of a better standard of living, EIT Tairāwhiti student Jinesh Joseph moved from his home in Southern India to Gisborne three years ago.  He has also changed his career...

Business Degree in her sights now
December 29, 2020

As Kayla Karena Jordan hit wall after wall in her personal life a few years ago, she was not sure of her future at all.  But the wrap around support of her EIT Whanau, followed by some...