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Break the chain of violence with education
2 days ago

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...

Career change brought manager job in horticulture
December 21, 2020

Moving to a foreign country often forces people to change careers. This is certainly the case for Svetlana Drinnan. Originally from Moscow, Russia, Svetlana has studied economics and...