News - Students

EIT caters for Art Deco Gatsby Picnic
2 days ago

Are you ready for this week’s Art Deco Festival? The chef tutors from EIT’s tourism & hospitality team are fundraising for a professional development trip and came up with a mouth-watering...

EIT’s Te Ara o Tāwhaki completed
6 days ago

After 2.5 years of designing, painting and carving, the new pou, kōwhaiwhai and tukutuku for EIT’s wharenui, Te Ara o Tāwhaki, were officially revealed and blessed on 12 February. Over 160...

Student finds passion from training
6 days ago

HIGH suicide statistics and huge mental health and addiction issues on the East Coast are part of a Gisborne tertiary student’s future career decision. Now she has time in her life to finally...

New Post Graduate Scholarship at EIT
February 4, 2020

A new scholarship to assist graduates and alumni to undertake postgraduate study in their chosen field at EIT was announced today by the institute’s Chief Executive, Chris Collins.  The...

Iron will and studies turn rough life around
February 4, 2020

For twenty years her troubled childhood cast a shadow over Reeana Collier’s life. But the EIT graduate was able to put her difficult past behind her and start a new and successful...

Talent and grit pay off for IDEAschool graduate
February 3, 2020

IDEAschool graduate Anna Potton-Grapes’ educational journey has led her to a job that she had secretly dreamed of for her whole life. Feilding was where it all began. Growing up, Anna was...

EIT course aiming to open doors for rangatahi
January 31, 2020

An inaugural programme at EIT Tairāwhiti aims to redirect hundreds of young people who are doing nothing. The collaboration between EIT Tairāwhiti, Te Puni Kokiri and the Ministry of Social...