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EIT cooking students end studies on a 10-course high

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, FAWC, General News, Hawke’s Bay Tourism., KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT cooking students end studies on a 10-course high

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News EIT cooking students end studies on a 10-course high 6 mins 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 […]

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Entrepreneurs Alive and Thriving At Eit

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, ben deller, Business, Computing, Director of Research, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, General News, Jonathan Sibley, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, School of Business, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Entrepreneurs Alive and Thriving At Eit

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 10 mins ago Jonathan Sibley, Director of Research and Associate Professor, School of Business and post-graduate student Ben Deller getting ready to host a Meetup for Entrepreneurs@EIT. The Hawke’s Bay economy is changing and EIT is adapting to meet the era of the entrepreneur. “Over the past decade […]

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Good food all in the family

By   /  November 8, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Good food all in the family

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 6 mins ago Shakara Huta and her grandmother in the kitchen at EIT’s Toru Training Restaurant. 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 Tourism […]

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Introducing Mary

By   /  November 5, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture and Horticulture, AM-NC, Animal Care and Vet Nursing, Applied Science, Arts and Design, Body, Beauty and Hair, Business, Computing, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, English, General News, Health and Community Wellness, Hospitality, KB, Mary Suni Robertson, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Nursing and Health Professions, online, Pouwhirinaki, Research, Social Sciences, Sport, Recreation and Massage, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Te Manga Māori, Tertiary Education, Trades and Technology, Travel and Tourism, Wine and Viticulture  /  Comments Off on Introducing Mary

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 3 mins ago 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 campus Twist Library. Students can call in for one on one help with study, funding and personal […]

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Degustation Dinner Triumph

By   /  November 1, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Degustation Dinner Triumph

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Entree – Kirsty Bode- Level 3 Food & Beverage tutor Sesame Chilli Lime chicken, asian herb salad, chilli jam and crispy fried shallots. The first degustation dinner hosted by EIT’s School of Hospitality in Gisborne was a triumph for staff and students, who teamed up […]

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Tomorrow’s Leaders Share Their Views on Success

By   /  October 31, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, General News, Hawke’s Bay Pasifika komiti, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Pasifika leaders of today, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, Tumema Faioso  /  Comments Off on Tomorrow’s Leaders Share Their Views on Success

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 8 mins ago Pasifika leaders from seven local secondary schools – Flaxmere College, Hastings Girls and Hastings Boys High Schools, William Colenso College, Tamatea High School, Lindisfarne College and Sacred Heart College shared their thoughts on success with Pasifika community leaders. Pasifika leaders of today and tomorrow had […]

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Toihoukura lecturer learning a whole new art form

By   /  October 30, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Toihoukura lecturer learning a whole new art form

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 5 mins ago Getting beaten around the head has become the new norm for Toihoukura lecturer Erena Koopu, who is representing EIT Tairāwhiti in this year’s Fight for Life. Erena is one of 18 volunteers who have passed the selection process to take part in the community boxing […]

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Degree students embellishing Toihoukura building

By   /  October 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Degree students embellishing Toihoukura building

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Working with Mr Solomon (rear) are Te Toi O Nga Rangi degree students Tomairangi Hetaraka, and Dani Renata Inspired by the Sea Walls Tairãwhiti mural project, artists from EIT’s Toihoukura School of Māori Visual arts are now embellishing their own building in Cobden Street with a vibrant painting. […]

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Bringing Nature Back to Hawke’s Bay

By   /  October 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Bringing Nature Back to Hawke’s Bay

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 9 mins ago EIT and the University of Waikato are working together to increase educational opportunities in Hawke’s Bay after signing a deed of cooperation last year. As an initial collaboration, the two institutions are jointly offering a free public workshop focussed on ecological restoration. Napier has already […]

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EIT Backing Biodiversity in Hawke’s Bay

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT Backing Biodiversity in Hawke’s Bay

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti EIT staff and faculty who are keenly supporting biodiversity measures in Hawke’s Bay are (Rear, left to right) Karen Blundell, Paul Keats, Mark Oldershaw, Mazin Bahho, Matthew Marshall. (Front, left to right) Natalie Waran, Jo Blakeley, Pippa McKelvie-Sebileau. The region’s biodiversity has been advanced by the addition of […]

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Taonga ‘don’t belong in drawers’

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Taonga ‘don’t belong in drawers’

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 2 mins ago LONG WAY FROM HOME: Recently returned from the Oceania, and Pacific Encounters, exhibitions in London, Toihoukura Māori Visual Art and Design school associate professor Steve Gibbs talked about the need for taonga to be repatriated. Picture by Phil Yeo The story of British explorer James […]

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EIT First in Sector to Offer Social Work Honours

By   /  October 5, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Bachelor of Social Work, bachelor of social work honors, Dr Sue Hanna, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, General News, Gwenda Kevern, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Social Sciences, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT First in Sector to Offer Social Work Honours

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 11 mins ago Dr Sue Hanna, Senior Lecturer EIT is offering a social work honours programme in 2019, and is the first in the institutes of technology and polytechnic sector to do so. Delivery of the programme through EIT’s School of Education and Social Sciences has been strengthened […]

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EIT will resume Wine and Viticulture Programme

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT’s Certificate in Grapegrowing and Winemaking, General News, grapegrowing and winemaking, grapes, International, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, organic wine, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, vitculture, Wine and Viticulture, winemaking  /  Comments Off on EIT will resume Wine and Viticulture Programme

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 12 mins ago A viticulture and winemaking programme is set to resume at EIT Tairāwhiti next year, thanks to collaboration between the institute and the wine industry. Members of the industry were disappointed when the programme was axed last year due to a lack of enrolments. Gisborne Winegrowers […]

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The Gift That Keeps Giving

By   /  October 2, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Arts and Design, Boomerang Bags Hawke’s Bay, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT Ideaschool, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, single-use plastic bags, St Andrew’s Op Shop, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on The Gift That Keeps Giving

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 8 mins ago The fight against single-use plastic bags just got a bit more creative with hand crafted bags made by EIT students. Over 30 bags have been made for Boomerang Bags Hawke’s Bay to distribute throughout the region.  Using recycled fabric, including denim jeans and skirts, students […]

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Monday Marks the Start of Something New for Misty

By   /  October 1, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Arts and Design, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, General News, MIL NZ OSI, misty ratima, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, NZ project runway, Project Runway, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Te Manga Māori, te reo maori tutor, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Monday Marks the Start of Something New for Misty

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 6 mins ago Misty Ratima, fashion designer and EIT tutor spoke in te reo at the launch of Project Runway. Photo Credit Tom Hollow After Monday, Misty Ratima knows her life will change. And the fashion designer, EIT te reo Māori tutor, and mother of four who embraces […]

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Inspired by Toihoukura’s Authentic Approach

By   /  September 25, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Arts and Design, arts festival, Bachelor of Māori Visual Arts, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, Toihoukura  /  Comments Off on Inspired by Toihoukura’s Authentic Approach

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 10 mins ago From Whitecliff to EIT- arts degree student Gabrielle Kururangi After two years of studying arts in Auckland, Gabrielle Kururangi is enjoying the much more organic environment at Toihoukura, where she plans to finish her degree. Originally from Te Araroa, she wanted to return to the […]

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Funding rising demand for adult education

By   /  September 25, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Funding rising demand for adult education

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 8 mins ago A significant boost in funding for adult education courses has been welcomed by EIT, which is fielding a growing demand from people wanting to “go back to school” for second chance learning. Funding for Adult Community Education (ACE) has been lifted by nearly a third. […]

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Stadium gets a makeover

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, construction course, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT’s trades training, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, trades students  /  Comments Off on Stadium gets a makeover

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 14 mins ago EIT trades class doing up Awapuni stadium changing rooms – Nicholas Pincott, Haykim Smith, Chantelle Abraham, Margaret Graham, Stephen Matchitt, Flavio Valdes Eastern Institute of Technology trades students have been helping Gisborne Tairawhiti Rugby League upgrade Awapuni Sports Stadium. The condition of the facility has […]

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Trades offer a great future for students

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Construction, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT’s trades training, General News, maori and pacific island trades training, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Certificate in Construction Trade Skills (Carpentry), New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, trades students  /  Comments Off on Trades offer a great future for students

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News Trades offer a great future for students 2 mins ago Mark van Wijk  The old belief that apprenticeships are only for those who can’t get into university is doing the construction industry a huge disservice, says construction manager Mark van Wijk of Currie Construction. Construction and […]

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Nailing down a fantastic future

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, construction course, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT Tairawhiti, Future Students, General News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, trades, Trades and Technology  /  Comments Off on Nailing down a fantastic future

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 6 mins ago At 23 Adam Newton is on track for a great career in the building industry, enjoying the variety of his work and friends he has made through the EIT building programme. Two years ago he was working in a pack house but started to feel […]

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