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EIT cooking students end studies on a 10-course high
1 day ago

Twenty chefs, 10 courses for 450 paying guests over seven nights. It’s the culmination of a year’s work and it’s the icing on the cake. For this week and next, the degustation dinners are a...

Entrepreneurs Alive and Thriving at EIT
1 day ago

The Hawke’s Bay economy is changing and EIT is adapting to meet the era of the entrepreneur. “Over the past decade there has been a massive global shift to entrepreneurial ecosystems,”...

Good food all in the family
November 8, 2018

Food and Beverage student Shakara Huta could well be the first third generational student at EIT, where she has followed the footsteps of her grandmother Christine Huta into EIT’s School of...

Introducing Mary
November 5, 2018

EIT’s commitment to Pasifika students was strengthened when Mary Suni Robertson joined our Pasifika student support team. Mary works from the Pouwhirinaki walk-in space in the Hawke’s Bay...

Second Study Choice Opens Possibilities for Darnell
November 5, 2018

A follow up phone call with an encouraging word from an EIT trades school coordinator has led to a full-time job and apprenticeship opportunity for Darnell Mahia-Rakei. Darnell or Darz as...

Young Māori mothers thriving, reveals research
November 1, 2018

An EIT post-graduate nursing lecturer is challenging the health care system to develop more Māori health professionals, and a greater kaupapa Māori understanding and application across all...

Degustation Dinner Triumph
November 1, 2018

The first degustation dinner hosted by EIT’s School of Hospitality in Gisborne was a triumph for staff and students, who teamed up with Sunshine Brewery to deliver a world-class taste...

Visiting Chinese scholar enjoys EIT experience
October 31, 2018

A visiting Chinese scholar is finding life at the EIT Hawke’s Bay campus quite a change from her normal academic life, and is thoroughly enjoying the experience. Yang Xue has found...

Tomorrow’s Leaders Share Their Views on Success
October 31, 2018

Pasifika leaders of today and tomorrow had a meeting of the minds over brunch to explore what success means to the Pasifika community. An inaugural Pasifika event hosted by EIT in September,...