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Sport HB – EIT Sports Scholar Dom McGovan
September 19, 2017

Hey again, Dom McGovan here,  It’s time to say what new challenges and experiences have happened since last time I wrote a blog. I am now in the second semester, and the second half of my...

Student Projects to Benefit Hawke’s Bay
September 12, 2017

A refreshed suite of study programmes will give EIT’s sport and exercise students more opportunities to work on projects that will benefit Hawke’s Bay. In developing a new structure...

Sports Scholarships Keep Top Athletes Local
June 13, 2017

EIT actively supports sporting achievement in Hawke’s Bay, awarding a range of scholarships to encourage emerging talents to stay local while gaining tertiary qualifications through its...

Magpies Workshop for Students
May 2, 2017

Major sponsors for the Hawke’s Bay Magpies, EIT recently shared the love of our national game by inviting local schools to a rugby training workshop with our region’s top...

EIT Graduate Strategises For Success
January 10, 2017

An unexpected speed bump came close to unseating EIT Diploma in Recreation and Sport graduate Jenny Ryan just a few years after launching her cycling tour company Tākaro Trails in Hawke’s...

Magpies Tackle Tertiary Studies
November 21, 2016

Three Hawke’s Bay’s Magpies have more in common than working out at the gym or scrumming down on a rugby field.Two in the pictured line-up, (from left) hooker Jorian Tangaere and prop...

New Executive Dean
October 3, 2016

Describing herself as “an applied scientist by training and an educationalist at heart”, Professor Natalie (Nat) Waran is EIT’s new Executive Dean – Faculty of Education, Humanities...

Workshop For Top Young Athletes
October 3, 2016

Plans for the recently-announced AUT Millennium Hawke’s Bay venture are warming up, with a workshop recently held by High Performance Sport New Zealand attracting some of the region’s most...

Health and Fitness Happiness
June 9, 2016

It didn’t take long for Gina Harris to find her passion for health, fitness and helping others who have also faced life’s challenges.“As you can imagine, the years go by, you get older and...