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EIT Hosts National Sports Research Event
November 11, 2015

EIT recently staged New Zealand’s second ITP Sports Research Symposium as a platform for researchers based at institutes of technology and polytechnics nationwide.Head of EIT’s School...

Keeping the Education Focus on Student Voice
September 30, 2015

 For Dr Emily Nelson, an interest in student voice means bringing the world view and perspectives of children into the classroom, involving them in educational debate, design and...

Evaluating the PATU© initiative
May 5, 2015

 PATU© is a health and fitness programme developed by and for Māori. When Levi Armstrong graduated with a Bachelor of Sport and Recreation from EIT, he recognised the need for Māori...

History of the Ōtātara Arts Centre
December 8, 2014

Linda Bruce is a tutor at ideaschool and has been associated with the institute’s arts community since she was a student in the early 1990s. Because of this she is well placed to undertake...