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Helping students succeed

By   /  May 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Helping students succeed

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 10 mins ago Māori Medium educator Basil Morgan is on a mission to help all students succeed in their studies at EIT. Newly appointed as an Academic Learning Advisor, Basil comes from a background in Māori medium education, having taught at various kura, including Manutuke School, Te Kura […]

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Experienced new leader for Services Pathway

By   /  May 15, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, armed forces, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Eastern Police District, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, Trades and Technology  /  Comments Off on Experienced new leader for Services Pathway

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 4 mins ago Troy Para at the gym with Services Pathway students EIT has secured a new role model for students wanting to join the New Zealand services, with the appointment of Ngāti Porou-East Coast rugby team assistant coach Troy Para as tutor for the Services Pathway programme. Coming from a […]

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“A special concert to remember”

By   /  May 15, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Alistair Te Ariki Campbell, AM-NC, Arts and Design, chamber music, classical guitar, Dame Kate Harcourt, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, HB Today, Heleen du Plessis, ideaschool, KB, Meg Campbell, MIL NZ OSI, MTG Century Theatre, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Nikita Koshkin, peter williams, Professor Matthew Marshall, Sir Jon Trimmer, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, Tessa Petersen, Whanaungatanga  /  Comments Off on “A special concert to remember”

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 6 mins ago A highlight of the 2019 ITP Research Symposium Whanaungatanga was a concert by EIT Professor Matthew Marshall, Head of IDEAschool.  It was reviewed by Peter Williams, HB Today Music Critic: L-R Tessa Petersen, Prof Matthew Marshall, Dr Heleen du Plessis This was an almost unheralded […]

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From labouring to professional practice

By   /  May 13, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, Health and Community Wellness, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, nursing, Nursing and Health Professions, NZ degrees, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on From labouring to professional practice

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 4 mins ago Dream realised: EIT nursing degree graduate Dean Hawea is on the threshold of a new career Two cousins, both serving the community as nurses inspired Dean Hawea to become a nurse. Dean had always enjoyed caring for people, and saw a nursing degree as a […]

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Top winegrowing tutor joining EIT’s local team

By   /  May 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, Wine and Viticulture  /  Comments Off on Top winegrowing tutor joining EIT’s local team

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago EIT winegrowing tutor Tim Creagh looking forward to meeting local students. Winegrowing studies are making a comeback at EIT under the leadership of Hawke’s Bay viticulture expert Tim Creagh, who plans to make Gisborne his new home. Tim has taught thousands of winegrowers from around […]

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‘Just go for it’ advice from valedictorian

By   /  May 6, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on ‘Just go for it’ advice from valedictorian

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 7 mins ago NEW PURPOSE: EIT valedictorian for 2019 Kimberley Siriett at her own teacher’s desk at Central School From a body piercing parlour to teaching her own class of children has been a wonderful journey for Kimberley Siriett, who has been selected as the valedictorian at EIT […]

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EIT key role in district growth

By   /  May 6, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT key role in district growth

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 6 mins ago LOCAL WORKFORCE: Apryll Parata, senior regional official for the Provincial Growth Fund Tairawhiti, was the guest speaker at the Eastern Institute of Technology’s graduation in Gisborne yesterday. Picture by Rebecca Grunwell More skilled, trained and qualified Tairāwhiti people will be key in creating a stronger […]

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Turning hobby into career

By   /  May 2, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Computing, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Turning hobby into career

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 7 mins ago Bachelor of Computing Systems graduate Tyson Kingi keeping an eye on the Chrome operating system at the H.B.Williams Memorial Library Turning your number one passion into a career is the ultimate and Tyson Kingi has been able to do just that after completing a degree […]

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City centre parade by EIT Tairāwhiti graduates

By   /  April 30, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on City centre parade by EIT Tairāwhiti graduates

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti A GROWTH in EIT student numbers is reflected in its 3604 graduates from 2018 — the highest number in the institute’s history. EIT celebrates its Tairāwhiti Graduation Day on Friday, with graduates and staff to parade through central Gisborne in traditional academic gowns, satin-lined hoods, korowai and tasselled […]

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Tanya’s roundabout route to success

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Clive Cottage Vet Clinic, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, tanya ruru, Tertiary Education, vet nurse training, vet nursing  /  Comments Off on Tanya’s roundabout route to success

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 4 mins ago Tanya Ruru can’t imagine living without her dogs Dozer and Irie. It’s never too late to start a new career. Tanya Ruru for instance, took a roundabout route to become a veterinary nurse. After completing an accounting degree, 40-year-old Tanya worked in the profession for […]

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Hand-up for EIT degree students

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Hand-up for EIT degree students

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Year 13 scholarship recipients (from left) Mahaki Whauwhau, Te Korama o Nga Kaumatua Kingi, Karere Huhu, Hinemoana Tautari, Callum McConnochie, Brooklyn Keenan, Neomai Tolu, Te Aomihia Boyd, Kayne Huriwai and Nakoia Forrester. Absent was Rikihana Puukamu. Eleven young adults have been given a hand-up towards […]

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Networks an asset in new role

By   /  April 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Recreation and Massage, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Networks an asset in new role

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Waata Shepherd From humble beginnings milking cows on the family farm at Whangaparoa, former Gisborne District Police Commander Superintendent Waata Shepherd is extending his career in another field. He talks to Marianne Gillingham . . . Waata Shepherd has been appointed campus manager at EIT Tairāwhiti, replacing Wayne […]

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A large shot of adrenaline inspires EIT tutor

By   /  April 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on A large shot of adrenaline inspires EIT tutor

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 8 mins ago EIT Te reo Māori tutor Nadine McKinnon enjoying a rest day at Loch Laird during the Alps2Ocean Challenge The thought of traversing across the South Island on foot might not be everybody’s idea of a holiday in the wilds, but for EIT Te Reo Māori […]

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Gisborne social workers acknowledge Christchurch at EIT gathering

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, Health and Community Wellness, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Social Sciences, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Gisborne social workers acknowledge Christchurch at EIT gathering

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 8 mins ago Seeking to demonstrate professional unity – some of the social workers and social work students who gathered at EIT this week to mark World Social Workers Day. Gisborne social workers acknowledged the impact of the tragic Christchurch massacre on the victims and their families at […]

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Hawke’s Bay leaders join forces to keep EIT nimble to local needs

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, Mayor Alex Walker, Mayor Bill Dalton, Mayor Craig Little, Mayor Meng Foon, Mayor Sandra Hazlehurst, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Rex Graham, rove, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Hawke’s Bay leaders join forces to keep EIT nimble to local needs

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 4 mins ago Sandra Hazlehurst, Rex Graham, Alex Walker, Mark Oldershaw, Bill Dalton and Craig Little have all signed a submission to try to keep EIT’s regional autonomy. Photo HB Today / Paul Taylor All the region’s local body leaders have joined together to lobby the Government to […]

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EIT lecturers teaching in China, “Campus is like a city”

By   /  March 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT lecturers teaching in China, “Campus is like a city”

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 7 mins ago One of Jinan’s many building sites. EIT’s Wine & Viticulture lecturers Tim Creagh and Elise Montgomery are currently teaching in China at the University of Jinan, one of EIT’s partner institutions. Tim tells us about the differences between New Zealand and China and about his […]

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Services Pathway programme fully subscribed – next intake July

By   /  March 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, armed forces, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, Trades and Technology  /  Comments Off on Services Pathway programme fully subscribed – next intake July

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Services Pathway students with tutor Waata Shepherd going through vertical jump exercises which is part of the PAT test (police assessment test) . An EIT programme for people wanting to join the police, fire service or armed services is fully subscribed, with a waiting list […]

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The Māori language is on a roll in this district, if enrolments at EIT are anything to go by.

By   /  March 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, bachelor of arts maori, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, learn to speak maori, Maori, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Te Manga Māori, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on The Māori language is on a roll in this district, if enrolments at EIT are anything to go by.

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 11 mins ago Karen Albert (Student Support Advisor) at Te Whatukura Numbers at EIT’s Te Whatukura School of Māori Studies in Tūranganui a Kiwa and at EIT’s Ruatoria learning centre have reached the point where the institute is having to beef up resources at both centres. The number […]

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Esteemed guest Dr Elizabeth Kerekere at EIT Tairāwhiti Campus

By   /  March 18, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT Tairawhiti, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, Health & Wellbeing, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Nursing and Health Professions, staff, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Takatāpui, Te Manga Māori, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Esteemed guest Dr Elizabeth Kerekere at EIT Tairāwhiti Campus

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 12 mins ago From left to right: Cherie Te Rore (lecturer with Leisa Apanui – Biddle, Diana Matere, Averline Maxwell, Barry Hovell, Dr Elizabeth Kerekere, Renata Wawatai, Carol Watson, Kylee Grant and, Caroline Koia. Also present was Fepaki Koka. Students of the Health and Wellbeing programme (Advanced Support, […]

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Supporting students all the way

By   /  March 13, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Supporting students all the way

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 7 mins ago Student support advisor Kiri Dickinson Supporting any EIT students who need help with obstacles to learning is the mission of newly-appointed EIT  student support advisor Kiri Dickinson. Kiri has joined a team of five whose role is to be there for students, and provide support […]

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