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Thursday, 22 June 2017, 10:22 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT Bachelor of Teaching (Early Childhood Education) student Andrea Williams is the inaugural winner of a scholarship celebrating the educational legacy of Mary Pharazyn – a leading light in New Zealand’s Playcentre movement. More >>

Trainee Chefs Celebrate Local Produce

Thursday, 8 June 2017, 11:41 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT’s trainee chefs recently celebrated the bounty of Hawke’s Bay, artistically presenting their preserves and charcuterie wares at the School of Hospitality’s second annual Locavore at Scholars . More >>

The Power of Water Explored in Student’s Art

Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 1:38 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Art-X ‘emerging artist’ Isobel Loughran’s inspiration is the human form in water and the distortions created with that. More >>

Milestone for Regional Cooking Competition

Tuesday, 23 May 2017, 10:57 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

Former EIT students John Bland and Stacey McCann have good reason to be toasting the Hawke’s Bay Salon Culinaire’s upcoming 10th anniversary. More >>

EIT graduate wins coveted national technology award

Thursday, 18 May 2017, 3:08 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT screen production graduate Aliesha Staples is back in the spotlight with her recent NZ Hi-Tech award – one of the technology sector’s most sought-after accolades. More >>

New roastery business in Hawke's Bay

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 12:16 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Building on business and barista skills gained at EIT, Ethan Phillips is developing his recently established coffee roastery in Napier. More >>

Freshly Minted Graduates to Shine

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 2:25 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Newly capped EIT graduates celebrate their success in Napier on 30-31 March, parading through city streets cheered on by family, friends and well-wishers who have supported them on their learning journeys. More >>

New Research Professor at EIT

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 12:30 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Widely acclaimed for his achievements in promoting Māori health, David Tipene-Leach is EIT’s newly appointed Professor of Māori and Indigenous Research. More >>

High School Students on the Ball in Learning Robotics

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 11:58 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

While Star Wars’ legends C_3PO and R2-D2 may not be quaking in their metal boots, Hawke’s Bay Schools Trades Academy students are designing and building ‘robots’ that are smart enough to play ball. More >>

Fruitgrowers Celebrate Educator’s Success

Wednesday, 1 February 2017, 4:50 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

A self-confessed tree hugger, Gordon Reid is a driving force in educating workers who are helping underpin growth in the region’s flourishing fruit growing sector. More >>

Graduate gets his screen time

Thursday, 26 January 2017, 1:34 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Dylan Oliver was a quiet, reserved 18-year-old when he launched into screen production studies at EIT’S ideaschool. Now a self-assured graduate, he is well on track for a career in New Zealand’s highly regarded screen industry. More >>

Bay Baker Shares A Passion For The Trade

Tuesday, 17 January 2017, 10:35 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

The third generation in his family to work as a baker, Stefan Schmith is excited about passing on the secrets of his age-old trade to would-be bakers in Hawke’s Bay. More >>

Centenarian drives herself to hair appointments at EIT

Tuesday, 6 December 2016, 11:21 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

Recently turned 101, Valda Colwill routinely drives from her Hastings home to have her hair permed and set by hairdressing students at EIT. More >>

Health presentation at EIT

Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 3:31 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

November’s Spotlight address, the second in a series hosted by the Public Health Association’s Hawke’s Bay branch and EIT, will focus on healthy eating. More >>

American student Hawke's Bay's Young Vintner of the Year

Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 9:25 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

Just a few years ago, pretty much all Ben Jones knew about wine was that came in two colours – white and red. The American, a second-year wine science and viticulture degree student at EIT, is now being feted as the Hawke’s Bay A & P Bayleys Wine ... More >>

Students excel at Hawke's Bay wine show

Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 9:08 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT students harvested a bumper crop of medals at the regional wine awards, an event in which their entries were judged using the same criteria as for commercially produced wines. More >>

Student Helps Judge Wine Competition

Monday, 3 October 2016, 11:45 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT student Lucas Percy recently added wine judging to the experiences he hopes will shape a stellar career. More >>

Workshop for Top Young Athletes

Friday, 30 September 2016, 12:49 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Caption: EIT degree student Dylan Thomas, who plays in the New Zealand under-21 hockey team, with High Performance Sport New Zealand’s Criss Strange. More >>

Students Upskill with EIT Workshops

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 11:13 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT is becoming increasingly popular as a destination tertiary educator with workshops in applied areas such as wine science attracting secondary school students from throughout New Zealand. More >>

Student makes movie of his Napier siege experience

Thursday, 25 August 2016, 4:01 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Locked down during the Napier siege, EIT screen production student Brock Reynolds is drawing on his experience of the tragic event to make a short film as his final-year diploma project. More >>



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