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Whitireia supports International Day of Indigenous Peoples

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, 3:55 pm | Whitireia

Today is International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, and this year’s theme – “Indigenous Peoples' Right to Education” – is a sentiment that Whitireia wholeheartedly supports. More >>

Visiting Canadian students celebrate Intl Nursing Day

Thursday, 12 May 2016, 3:29 pm | Whitireia

A group of six students and two tutors from the nursing programme at Canada’s Camosun College will celebrate International Nurses Day today in Porirua. More >>

Student touring with acclaimed dance company

Friday, 29 April 2016, 1:30 pm | Whitireia

Whitireia Performing Arts student Nazerene Paea will perform today with New Zealand/Samoa choreographer Lemi Ponifasio’s dance company, MAU, at a UNESCO event in Paris to mark International Dance Day 2016. More >>

Whitireia lecturer using 3D technology

Tuesday, 26 April 2016, 4:39 pm | Whitireia

Whitireia design lecturer Alice Moore is hoping to finally complete the chess set carved by her great-grandfather during World War One by using 3D printing technology to recreate the piece he lost after he was wounded in battle. More >>

Whitireia hosts Australasian student paramedic conference

Thursday, 21 April 2016, 2:00 pm | Whitireia

Whitireia is currently hosting the inaugural Student Paramedics Australasia (SPA) conference at its Porirua Campus. More >>

Local student benefits from Whitireia scholarship

Thursday, 21 April 2016, 1:58 pm | Whitireia

Former Aotea College student Josh Casey is working towards a career in social and community work at Whitireia Community Polytechnic, and has been given a major boost with a secondary school leaver scholarship to help cover his fees. More >>

Woodstock reimagined

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 2:10 pm | Whitireia

Relive the spirit of the psychedelic 60s as the Whitireia School of Music presents Woodstock, music from the most influential music festival of all time, tonight at Meow. Students from the school’s certificate and degree programmes will play the ... More >>

Whitireia to host research symposium

Friday, 20 November 2015, 10:13 am | Whitireia

The third annual Whitireia and WelTec Research Symposium (WWRS), presented this year in association with the Open Polytechnic, will be held tomorrow at the Whitireia campus in Porirua. More >>

Whitireia Visual Arts presents “Flux”

Thursday, 29 October 2015, 1:47 pm | Whitireia

"Flux: A continuous change, the state of in-between. Whitireia Visual Arts students present a showcase of printmaking, painting, textiles and jewellery. Flux is the constant development and continuous flow of creative energy among students." More >>

Tutor finds inspiration at skills competition in Brazil

Monday, 14 September 2015, 1:36 pm | Whitireia

Whitireia tutor Sam Dean has just returned from the 2015 WorldSkills International competition in Brazil, where he served as the carpentry expert for the New Zealand team. More >>

Commercial Dance Variety Showcase; Serial Killer Barbie

Friday, 4 September 2015, 4:09 pm | Whitireia

September 10, 11 and 12 at 7pm with a matinee on Saturday 12th at 4pm. Come along and see our year one Commercial Dance students performing an exciting combination of the many dance genres that they specialise in here at the Whitireia Performance ... More >>

Tutor wants to see more women enter trade

Friday, 14 August 2015, 9:59 am | Whitireia

New Whitireia electrical engineering tutor Mary Graham hopes to see plenty of young women coming through the programme. More >>

Nursing Council role for Whitireia Faculty of Health Dean

Thursday, 13 August 2015, 12:14 pm | Whitireia

Following on from her appointment to the Ministry of Health’s expert advisory group for the review of the New Zealand Health Strategy, Whitireia Faculty of Health Dean Dr Kathryn Holloway has also been appointed to the board of the Nursing Council of ... More >>

TEC and NZQA give Whitireia Polytechnic the top marks

Wednesday, 5 August 2015, 10:32 am | Whitireia

Students studying at Whitireia Polytechnic are more likely to succeed than at any other polytechnic in New Zealand, according to recent independent assessments conducted by the Tertiary Education Commission and NZQA. More >>

Exhibition season kicks off for Whitireia

Tuesday, 21 July 2015, 12:36 pm | Whitireia

Exhibition season has begun for Whitireia Visual Arts and Design students, with shows being held around the Greater Wellington region. More >>

Whitireia graduate’s documentary airs on Radio New Zealand

Tuesday, 2 June 2015, 12:37 pm | Whitireia

A radio documentary produced by a Whitireia Diploma in Radio Journalism graduate aired on Radio New Zealand last night. More >>

Whitireia dean appointed to expert advisory group

Wednesday, 27 May 2015, 10:26 am | Whitireia

Whitireia Faculty of Health Dean Dr Kathryn Holloway has been appointed to the Expert Advisory Group assisting the Ministry of Health in the development of a draft refresh of the New Zealand Health Strategy. More >>

Whitireia journalism programme manager wins major award

Friday, 22 May 2015, 3:03 pm | Whitireia

Whitireia journalism programme manager Bernie Whelan was recently awarded ‘best presentation’ at the 2015 World Conference on Media & Mass Communication in Beijing, China. More >>

Whitireia Commercial Dance Show Listing

Friday, 21 November 2014, 11:54 am | Whitireia

FRAMED- Dance inspired by art. Come along to see the Graduating students of Whitireia’s Commercial Dance Diploma perform a vibrant collection of dance pieces inspired by art. Thursday 27th- Saturday 29th 7pm and Saturday 29th at 3pm. Go to www.thetheatre.co.nz ... More >>

Whitireia IT students develop Te Reo Māori Learning App

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 5:27 pm | Whitireia

This afternoon, Ngāti Toa and Whitireia Community Polytechnic (Whitireia) will come together to launch the development of a te reo Māori app for tamariki of the Puna Reo. More >>



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