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EIT horticulture graduates dominate Young Fruitgrower competition

By   /  June 25, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture and Horticulture, AM-NC, Bachelor of Science, Deanna Muir, diploma in horticulture, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, FifthEstate1, Hawke’s Bay Young Fruitgrower of the Year, horticulture, Horticulture Field Days, horticulture training, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, School of Primary Industries, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT horticulture graduates dominate Young Fruitgrower competition

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News EIT horticulture graduates dominate Young Fruitgrower competition 6 mins ago Deanna Muir is participating in the Young Fruitgrower competition. At this year’s “Hawke’s Bay Young Fruitgrower of the Year” competition, seven out of eight competitors are EIT graduates or students. The event is part of the […]

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80 Chinese students graduate from joint EIT programme

By   /  June 24, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT Hawke's Bay, eit hb, FifthEstate1, Fred Koenders, Jinan, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Qi Lu University, Shandong, staff, students, sue blackmore, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, Tianzhou Xing, Wine and Viticulture  /  Comments Off on 80 Chinese students graduate from joint EIT programme

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 9 mins ago Qi Lu University graduates celebrated their graduation and the success of the joint education programme together with EIT representatives. Last week representatives from EIT were in attendance for the graduation of their China partner, Qi Lu University of Technology’s first 80 graduates of their joint […]

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“Artivist” and EIT student Lara exhibits at Art-x

By   /  June 20, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Arts and Design, bachelor of creative practice, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT Hawke's Bay, eit hb, FifthEstate1, Gabriella Edwards, KB, Lara Strachan, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Rotary Club of Greenmeadows’ Art-x national exhibition ., staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on “Artivist” and EIT student Lara exhibits at Art-x

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 10 mins ago Lara in front of two paintings that will on display at this year’s Art-x. (Credit: Gabriella Edwards) EIT Bachelor of Creative Practice student Lara Strachan is participating in the annual Rotary Club of Greenmeadows Art-x national exhibition. The exhibition opens on Friday.   Lara is […]

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Leftovers and “ugly” carrots turned into innovative F.A.W.C. dinner

By   /  June 18, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Advintage, AM-NC, Amanda Libeau, Celia Kurta, DJF, Earl Zapf, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT Hawke's Bay, eit hb, eit hospitality, Esk Valley Estate, FAWC, FifthEstate1, Glenn Fulcher, Gourmeats, HB Eggs, Hospitality, KB, Kylie Howard, Mark Caves, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Norton Road Organics, Nourished for Nil, school of hospitality, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education, The Organic Farm Butchery  /  Comments Off on Leftovers and “ugly” carrots turned into innovative F.A.W.C. dinner

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 8 mins ago Unwanted food was very welcome at the F.A.W.C. event at EIT. For this year’s F.A.W.C winter edition, EIT’s School of Tourism and Hospitality decided to partner with Nourished for Nil, a local non-profit organization. Nourished for Nil collects surplus food from companies, supermarkets as well […]

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New EIT programme focusing on tikanga and waka ama

By   /  June 10, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, manaakitanga, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, NZ Certificate in Tikanga, Pareputiputi Nuku, School of Māori Studies, Sport, Recreation and Massage, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Te Pōkaitahi Tikanga (Kaupae 3), te uranga waka, Tertiary Education, whakangahau  /  Comments Off on New EIT programme focusing on tikanga and waka ama

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 15 mins ago The traditional sport of waka ama is becoming more and more popular. EIT’s Te Ūranga Waka, School of Māori Studies, is launching a new certificate, Te Pōkaitahi Tikanga (Kaupae 3) – NZ Certificate in Tikanga (Level 3). Starting in July, this programme will be offered […]

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Mums defy the odds to graduate

By   /  June 9, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, EIT, EIT Hawke's Bay, eit hb, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, rebecca clarke, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Mums defy the odds to graduate

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 min ago Jennifer, Stacey and Annie (L-R) are a tight-knit trio, full-time mothers and full-time students. Stacey, Annie and Jennifer started to study at probably the toughest time in every woman’s life – with small children. Yet these women are a prime example of how real commitment, […]

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Courses to cater for learning wishlists

By   /  June 7, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, adult community course, AM-NC, Arts and Design, Body, Beauty and Hair, Computing, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, Health and Community Wellness, Hospitality, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Te Manga Māori, Tertiary Education, Trades and Technology, Travel and Tourism  /  Comments Off on Courses to cater for learning wishlists

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 3 mins ago ACE Co-ordinator Sue Matthews at the Vege & Vines Lifestyle Health Conference. EIT supported the Gisborne based BROAD study programme and through ACE, offered cooking classes for participants on a plant based diet. EIT is putting together courses for people who want to learn a […]

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Second chance at finding the dream job

By   /  June 7, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, apprenticeship, Automotive, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, get an apprenticeship, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, Trades and Technology  /  Comments Off on Second chance at finding the dream job

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 7 mins ago Paia Pardoe and Dean Tuari in their new happy place- the automotive workshop of EIT’s School of Trades and Technology Two men are now following their dreams by doing an EIT pre-apprenticeship automotive programme after about a decade each in unsatisfying jobs.  Both decided in […]

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Studying in Gisborne gives business degree student a head start

By   /  June 7, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, accounting, AM-NC, Bachelor of Business Studies (Accounting), Business, business studies, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Studying in Gisborne gives business degree student a head start

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 15 mins ago EIT Bachelor of Business Studies student Mikayla Craill at Chrisp and Davidson For some people studying accountancy might seem like an endless table of numbers but EIT student Mikayla Craill is discovering it’s actually all about people and helping them achieve their goals. As a […]

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Stepping up management skills through agribusiness programme

By   /  June 7, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, agribusiness, Agriculture and Horticulture, AM-NC, Business, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, Farm management, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Stepping up management skills through agribusiness programme

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 8 mins ago EIT agribusiness tutor Carlos Mancer and student Karen McLanachan analysing a property assessment that forms part of the diploma programme. The days of simply stepping into a relative’s shoes to take over the family farm or orchard are probably gone in an age when agribusinesses […]

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EIT Winegrowing programme a recipe for success

By   /  June 7, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture and Horticulture, AM-NC, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, organic wine, staff, students, Sustainable Winegrowing, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education, Wine and Viticulture  /  Comments Off on EIT Winegrowing programme a recipe for success

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 2 mins ago Rory Grant checking grapevines at Riversun Nursery A winegrowing programme at EIT in Gisborne has led one Gisborne school leaver to become a key player in this district’s rapidly growing horticulture industry. Rory Grant was only 17 when he signed up for the programme at […]

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Working hard to make a difference

By   /  June 6, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Working hard to make a difference

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 16 mins ago Bella Mill attending placement at Oranga Tamariki She might not have finished high school but EIT social work student Bella Mill is well on her way to a degree in social work, driven by an ambition to make a difference for children. Bella dropped out […]

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Qualified for growing industry

By   /  June 6, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Agriculture and Horticulture, AM-NC, bees, Current Students, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, Future Students, General News, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, NZ Certificate in Apiculture, staff, students, Tairāwhiti, Tairāwhiti Gisborne Campus, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Qualified for growing industry

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 2 mins ago Stacey Forkert getting her beehive ready to take away after completing the apiculture programme at EIT’s rural campus. Having worked on the land for over a decade, Stacey Forkert decided she wanted to get some qualifications to show for it. Stacey moved from the Waikato […]

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Cookery programme making dreams into reality

By   /  June 6, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Cookery programme making dreams into reality

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 2 hours ago Putting a gourmet twist on traditional food is the ambition of a young man from Napier who now lives in Wairoa and is well on his way to becoming a qualified chef. Bon Te Hiko started his learning journey with EIT last year, when he […]

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Air New Zealand Environment Trust and EIT embrace outdoor learning

By   /  June 5, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Air New Zealand Environment Trust and EIT embrace outdoor learning

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 2 hours ago Air New Zealand Environment Trust, trustees from left John Blair, Norm Thompson and Rudd Kleinpaste On Wednesday, fittingly coinciding with World Environment Day, EIT and the Air New Zealand Environment Trust celebrated the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) expressing their intention to further […]

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EIT lecturer participates in Al Gore’s Climate Reality Training

By   /  June 4, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT lecturer participates in Al Gore’s Climate Reality Training

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti Home News EIT lecturer participates in Al Gore’s Climate Reality Training 1 hour ago For Pii-Tuulia Nikula environmental issues are a top priority EIT senior business lecturer Pii-Tuulia Nikula has an exciting and busy week ahead. She is one of the participants of the Climate Reality Leadership Corps […]

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EIT’s Volunteer Week counts a lot of helping hands

By   /  June 4, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on EIT’s Volunteer Week counts a lot of helping hands

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 51 mins ago During EIT’s volunteer month staff members are happy to get their hands dirty. EIT kicks off their annual volunteer month with a variety of volunteer activities that staff can get involved in. With their engagement, EIT employees are joining a large number of Kiwi volunteers […]

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Rotary Club of Taradale – EIT Awards celebrate 30th anniversary

By   /  May 31, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Rotary Club of Taradale – EIT Awards celebrate 30th anniversary

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 1 hour ago Claire Connor (Taradale Rotary Club), Emre Erturk (EIT School of Computing), Keith Lines (Taradale Rotary Club) back row (l-r) presented the scholarships to EIT students Lorraine Grant and Chad Tareha (front row). The Rotary Club of Taradale selected EIT degree students Chad Tareha and Lorraine […]

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Engineering guru sharing his skills

By   /  May 31, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Engineering guru sharing his skills

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 49 mins ago Luke at community event DIY in the Whare When it comes to practising what he teaches, EIT’s new mechanical engineering tutor Luke Batten can just about say he’s done it all. As a heavy fabrication engineer, he has worked on many of Gisborne’s new buildings […]

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Student’s food market vowed connoisseurs

By   /  May 30, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Eastern Institute of Technology, Education, FifthEstate1, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tairāwhiti, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Student’s food market vowed connoisseurs

Source: Eastern Institute of Technology – Tairāwhiti 12 mins ago At the Locavore market held on EIT campus cookery students sold their finest creations. Apple butter, healthy drinks, pickled rhubarb, jams and salami – EIT’s trainee chefs celebrated their cooking expertise by showcasing their preserves and charcuterie wares at the School of Hospitality’s fourth annual […]

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