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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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EIT is “balancing for better” – not only on International Women’s Day

By   /  March 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, International woman’s day, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT is “balancing for better” – not only on International Women’s Day

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 10 mins ago On Friday EIT celebrated International Women’s Day. We talked with some of the women in senior roles about what EIT is doing for females to “balance for better”, the theme of this year’s campaign. With 58 percent of students and 63 percent of staff being […]

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Manutuke kids enjoy EIT catering practice

By   /  March 7, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, Health and Community Wellness, Hospitality, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Manutuke kids enjoy EIT catering practice

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News Manutuke kids enjoy EIT catering practice 10 mins ago Cookery programme tutor Tony Davis (rear) is all smiles as six of his students serve up fresh wraps and muffins for lunch at Manutuke School Children at Te Kura ō Manutuke enjoyed a tasty treat when a […]

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EIT student Kere turned her passion for nature into success

By   /  February 27, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture and Horticulture, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, Kere Pomana, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, NZ Certificate in Horticulture Genera, NZ Certificate in Primary Production Skills, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT student Kere turned her passion for nature into success

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 14 mins ago Kere Pomana and her daughter Kaya are enjoying spending time in their garden. The great outdoors is Kere Pomana’s happy place. Kere has recently completed a NZ Certificate in Horticulture General and a NZ Certificate in Primary Production Skills at EIT and now gets to […]

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“Studying makes me see the world differently”

By   /  February 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, Kate van Ingen, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on “Studying makes me see the world differently”

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago EIT student Kate van Ingen and her mother Lisa Hargreaves, an EIT graduate, are happy that they didn’t have to move out of Hawke’s Bay to study. Having enjoyed her break, Kate van Ingen is more than ready to start her second year at EIT. […]

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Infrastructure training programme on track for second semester start

By   /  February 20, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, eit trades, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, Infrastructure, KB, maori and pacific island trades training, 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 Infrastructure training programme on track for second semester start

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 16 mins ago Leading EIT’s new infrastructure works training programme is Clint Whitewood, a NZ Army-trained infrastructure machinery specialist EIT has started working with the local roading sector ahead of a new infrastructure works training programme to overcome a skills shortage likely to result from a massive increase […]

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New Ruatoria youth programme acclaimed by government

By   /  February 19, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture and Horticulture, 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, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Te Manga Māori, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on New Ruatoria youth programme acclaimed by government

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Among those welcoming Ka Hao te Rangatira were (from left) Rakairoa Beach, Tui Warmenhoven, Davie Boyce, Raiha Parata Blane, Hinemaurea Kaiwai, Te Runanganui o Ngati Porou chairman Selwyn Parata, Employment Minister Willie Jackson, Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage, Rua Te Kani, EIT Tairawhiti campus director Jan […]

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EIT will input to Education Reforms

By   /  February 13, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, EIT Tairawhiti, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, Mark Oldershaw, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Reform of Vocational Education, rove, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT will input to Education Reforms

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Mark Oldershaw, Deputy Chief Executive The Reform of Vocational Education (ROVE) project are wide-sweeping reforms and will impact significantly on the Institute of Technology and Polytechnic Sector. “EIT will continue as strongly as it can possibly be in its education delivery across all of its […]

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Making fashion into an art form

By   /  February 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Body, Beauty and Hair, Certificate in Fashion Apparel, Current Students, Diploma in Fashion, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT Bachelor of Creative Practice, 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 Making fashion into an art form

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Two of EIT’s most passionate fashion design graduates are back this year to pass on their skills to other aspiring clothing designers. Marlana “Lane” Nepe and Aisling “Ash”  McKenzie have agreed to take this year’s Level 5 Diploma in Fashion Design programme while tutor Sarah […]

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New Social Work Lecturer keen to share experience

By   /  February 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Bachelor of Applied Science (Social Work), Bachelor of Social Work, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, Hauora Tairāwhiti, 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 New Social Work Lecturer keen to share experience

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago After working in the frontline of the local social work sector, newly appointed EIT social work lecturer Sarah Elliott is looking forward to passing on the skills she has learned. She is passionate about holistic wellbeing and empowering positive change at all levels within the […]

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Experienced Builder to Oversee EIT-Managed Carpentry Apprenticeships

By   /  February 8, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, apprenticeship, building training, carpentry, Current Students, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, Trades and Technology  /  Comments Off on Experienced Builder to Oversee EIT-Managed Carpentry Apprenticeships

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News Experienced Builder to Oversee EIT-Managed Carpentry Apprenticeships 1 min ago After more than four decades in the construction business, Allen Barton wants to put something back in the industry by managing EIT’s level four carpentry apprenticeship programme in Gisborne. Apart from managing over 30 local apprenticeships […]

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Learning outside the classroom in Hawkes Bay

By   /  February 2, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Cape to City, early childhood education, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Bachelor of Teaching, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, rachel speedy, Summer Research Scholarship project, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Learning outside the classroom in Hawkes Bay

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Rachel Speedy is a great example of how the University of Waikato and EIT are working together to benefit Hawke’s Bay. The second year EIT Bachelor of Teaching, Early Childhood Education student is currently doing a University of Waikato Summer Research Scholarship project.  She is […]

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EIT starting “Kick for the Seagulls programme” at Hawkes Bay Regional prison

By   /  January 29, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Corrections, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, Joshua Whatarau, KB, Kick for the Seagulls, Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT), MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Sport, Recreation and Massage, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, Tony Denton, UCOL  /  Comments Off on EIT starting “Kick for the Seagulls programme” at Hawkes Bay Regional prison

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 5 mins ago EIT tutor Joshua Whatarau (r.) and Tony Denton (l.) from Hawkes Bay Regional Prison are ready to kick of the new educational initiative. Practice till the lights turn off.” That’s one of the twelve principles former rugby league coach Graham Lowe created for his educational […]

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Short film Oscar nominees 2019

By   /  January 24, 2019  /  24/7 News, academy awards, AM-NC, Arts & Sports, Awards, DJF, Film Festivals, General News, KB, KB, nominations, nominees, online shorts, oscar nominations, Oscars, Screening Room, short film, short film festival, short film oscars, Show Me Shorts  /  Comments Off on Short film Oscar nominees 2019

Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival Which short films will shine at the Oscars this year? The Academy Award nominations are out and I bet most of you are thinking – I’ve never heard of these shorts! Plenty of them are online and available to watch at the links below. I’ve checked them out, and […]

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EIT student numbers hit new record levels

By   /  January 23, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, chris collins, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT student numbers hit new record levels

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 14 mins ago EIT Chief executive Chris Collins is pleased to see student numbers growing. More students, more international participation, new programmes: EIT is booming. For the academic year 2018 EIT recorded 10,330 students in total, 1000 students more compared to 2017. Of these students 58 percent were […]

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Trade Training a Pathway to Successful Business

By   /  January 21, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Construction, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, Engineering, General News, KB, mechanical engineering, 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, Trades and Technology  /  Comments Off on Trade Training a Pathway to Successful Business

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Ken & Jo Cameron People who want to secure a good future for themselves in Gisborne should seriously consider getting into a trade, say two local businessmen. “It’s a field that has been undervalued by the system for many years. For generations students have been told that […]

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