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Bachelor of Nursing Māori students ready

Monday, 29 September 2014, 2:12 pm | Whitireia

The third cohort of graduands from the Bachelor of Nursing Māori programme at Whitireia will be celebrating their success at a graduation ceremony this week at the Porirua campus. More >>

International Students to Benefit From Runway Extension

Monday, 15 September 2014, 1:06 pm | Whitireia

International students are set to benefit from the planned runway extension proposed for Wellington Airport. More >>

Easy Bites From Whitireia Creative Writing Programme

Tuesday, 19 August 2014, 1:02 pm | Whitireia

Easy Bites is will launch on Tuesday 19 August at Meow Café in Edward Street. The result of a biennial competition run by Whitireia Creative Writing students around Wellington cafes, it’s a book that fits neatly into one hand while your coffee ... More >>

Whitireia consistently a top achiever

Wednesday, 13 August 2014, 5:24 pm | Whitireia

A report released today by the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) shows Whitireia is among New Zealand’s top performing polytechnics. More >>

Student Film Accepted for NZ International Film Festival

Friday, 27 June 2014, 2:35 pm | Whitireia

HOME , the end-of-year film by the 2013 intake of students from the New Zealand Film and Television School (the Film School), has been invited to screen in this year’s prestigious New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) in Auckland ... More >>

NZ Film and TV School Buys "Ferrari" of Film Making

Friday, 6 June 2014, 12:05 pm | Whitireia

Every Oscar-nominated movie in 2014 used one and now the students of the New Zealand Film and Television School have one of their own. It’s the Arri-Alexa digital movie camera and, according to the Film School’s Executive Director Sashi Meanger, it’s ... More >>

Whitireia Welcomes Proposed ICT Education Investment

Wednesday, 4 June 2014, 2:45 pm | Whitireia

Whitireia Chief Executive Don Campbell has welcomed the Government’s announcement yesterday of three new centres to focus on producing information technology graduates for employers and industry. More >>

Carpentry students utilising skills on house build

Wednesday, 4 June 2014, 11:42 am | Whitireia

Whitireia carpentry students are putting their building skills to the test as they get underway with the building of a residential dwelling on site at the Whitireia Industry Training Centre in Porirua. More >>

Significant International Boost for Whitireia

Tuesday, 3 June 2014, 1:43 pm | Whitireia

An agreement signed in Shanghai on Saturday will see significant numbers of international students coming to New Zealand to study at Whitireia. The agreement was signed with Zheijiang Yuexiu University of Foreign Languages and Yuexiu Foreign Languages School ... More >>

Cook Islands Performing Artist in Residence

Wednesday, 30 April 2014, 5:13 pm | Whitireia

Whitireia performing arts programme leader, Tuaine Robati, has been selected as the Pacific Dance Artist in Residence for 2014. This artist in residence is offered to established dance practitioners of Pacific Island heritage and is the only one of ... More >>

Scholarship recipients off to a good start

Wednesday, 12 March 2014, 4:19 pm | Whitireia

Nine students from secondary schools in the greater Wellington region were welcomed to Whitireia this week. These students were all recipients of 2014 Whitireia Secondary School Leavers Fee Scholarships. More >>

NZFilm Selected for the Pasadena International Film Festival

Friday, 17 January 2014, 11:45 am | Whitireia

The New Zealand Film and Television School has turned out another winning film with ‘Entropy’ being selected as an ‘Official Selection’ to be screened at the 2014 Pasadena International Film Festival. More >>

Mana Zonta awarded won by Whitireia Arts and Design Student

Monday, 25 November 2013, 11:37 am | Whitireia

Whitireia Visual Arts and Design student Natalie Smith has won the Mana Zonta Design award for 2013. The award was presented to Natalie at a ceremony at Pataka Art + Museum, Porirua City, last Thursday. More >>

Major New Investment for the Wellington Region Announced

Wednesday, 20 November 2013, 12:44 pm | Whitireia

Today the Hon Steven Joyce, Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment announced a significant investment for the Wellington region by the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) and Whitireia New Zealand. More >>

Whitireia Nursing and Health Journal turns 20

Friday, 15 November 2013, 12:37 pm | Whitireia

First published in 1993, the Nursing and Health Journal is published by the Whitireia Faculty of Health in collaboration with the Whitireia Publishing programme. More >>

Whitireia Hosts Mental Health Nursing Symposium

Monday, 11 November 2013, 11:35 am | Whitireia

Te Ao Māramatanga, New Zealand College of Mental Health Nurses Inc, Wellington Branch was hosted at the Whitireia Porirua campus on Friday for a one day symposium. More >>

IITO and Whitireia Provide Insight into Industry

Wednesday, 16 October 2013, 10:53 am | Whitireia

The Infrastructure Industry Training Organisation (formally Electrical Standards Industry Training Organisation) in conjunction with Whitireia provided a week’s taster course recently that saw secondary school students and Whitireia Electrical ... More >>

Whitireia joins forces with Child, Youth and Family Services

Monday, 19 August 2013, 11:46 am | Whitireia

Whitireia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Child, Youth and Family relating to the provision of services and collaboration around the development of Pacific Social Work Models of Practice(s) that will provide best social work practices ... More >>

Earthquake response: all Whitireia campuses open Wednesday

Tuesday, 23 July 2013, 4:02 pm | Whitireia

Wellington City campuses will all be open on Wednesday. Engineers have completed safety inspections and approved re-opening the facilities. This includes The Film School, The Whitireia Performance Centre, The Whitireia Media Training Centre and ... More >>

Dance Talent Leads to Black Grace

Thursday, 18 April 2013, 5:32 pm | Whitireia

Two Whitireia Performing Arts students landed themselves internships with internationally renowned dance company Black Grace. More >>



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