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Honorary degree for dedication to preventing child abuse

Friday, 30 January 2015, 10:18 am | Wintec

A lifetime dedicated to preventing child abuse in New Zealand sees Anthea Simcock, the founder and chief executive of child protection trust, Child Matters, receiving an honorary Bachelor of Applied Social Science (Social Work) from the Waikato Institute ... More >>

Student apartments to open on Wintec’s Hamilton campus

Thursday, 8 January 2015, 11:09 am | Wintec

A new student apartment complex is set to open on the Waikato Institute of Technology’s (Wintec) Hamilton city campus later this month. More >>

Wintec business students head to China with PM's Scholarship

Thursday, 20 November 2014, 10:09 am | Wintec

Six Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) business students will head to China in March after being awarded the Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia recently. Students Joshua King, Simon Young, Ezra Hirawani, Kristie Dawson-Smith, Frances Foxx ... More >>

Hamiltonians to celebrate 150th anniversary

Friday, 18 July 2014, 10:02 am | Wintec

Hamilton Mayor Julie Hardaker is calling all former Hamiltonians across New Zealand back to the city next month to get amongst a one-off party 150 years in the making. More >>

NZ's Top Apprentices Compete at National Competition

Monday, 30 June 2014, 3:26 pm | Wintec

New Zealand’s top young apprentices will compete to be the best in the country at this year’s WorldSkills Competition being held at Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology) in Hamilton this Friday and Saturday. More >>

Wintec Secures Major Contract in Saudi Arabia

Monday, 14 April 2014, 3:22 pm | Wintec

The Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) has won a contract to jointly operate a cluster of three new vocational training colleges in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, starting later this year. It is the first New Zealand educational organisation to ... More >>

Diabetes education boosted by international recognition

Friday, 15 November 2013, 4:47 pm | Wintec

Diabetes awareness received a boost this week after the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) and the Waikato Regional Diabetes Service gained international recognition for their diabetes education programmes. More >>

Wintec’s heat detection smartphone app hits the market

Wednesday, 30 October 2013, 12:35 pm | Wintec

Hamilton, New Zealand - Waikato Institute of Technology’s (Wintec) research team at AgResearch’s Tokanui Research Farm is helping dairy farmers decrease the cost of missing cows on heat with the launch of their new android app. Wintec’s Agritec ... More >>

NZ-first technology revolutionises manufacturing processes

Thursday, 24 October 2013, 12:39 pm | Wintec

24 October 2013 Wintec 3D printer – a NZ-first technology revolutionises manufacturing processes Hamilton, New Zealand – Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) has acquired New Zealand’s first ultra high definition, mass production, liquid resin ... More >>

Finalists announced for national short film competition

Friday, 11 October 2013, 3:46 pm | Wintec

The 2013 finalists for the New Zealand secondary school short film competition, Cut!, have been announced. More >>

Wintec Wins Technology Innovation Award

Monday, 7 October 2013, 1:06 pm | Wintec

Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology) took out the supreme award at the 2013 Microsoft Tertiary ICT Innovation Awards held last week in Tauranga. More >>

Last chance to enter national short film competition

Monday, 23 September 2013, 5:22 pm | Wintec

New Zealand secondary school students have two weeks to get their entries in for the country’s biggest short film competition, Cut! . More >>

Students take CanTeen’s Bandanna Challenge to new level

Monday, 9 September 2013, 12:40 pm | Wintec

Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology) fashion design students have taken the Bandanna Challenge to a new level by creating complete outfits made out of CanTeen bandannas. More >>

Students get hands-on to build for intellectually disabled

Friday, 30 August 2013, 12:34 pm | Wintec

Community Living and Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology) have teamed up to create a fit-for-purpose home for people living with intellectual disabilities in the Waikato. The partnership is part of a broader strategic alliance which helps to build community-wide ... More >>

Wintec staff to judge world’s talented young tradespeople

Tuesday, 25 June 2013, 3:08 pm | Wintec

Two Wintec tutors, Roland Spirig and Gary McCormick, will be judging the world’s most talented tradespeople at the WorldSkills international competition in Leipzig, Germany next month. More >>

Wintec awards Masters to Rocky Horror star

Thursday, 16 May 2013, 9:36 am | Wintec

In recognition of his commitment to arts and the Waikato arts community, Wintec (the Waikato Institute of Technology) awarded Richard O’Brien an honorary Master of Arts at a formal ceremony and dinner at Wintec House in Hamilton last night. More >>

Youth Suicide Expert In Hamilton

Thursday, 2 May 2013, 9:01 am | Wintec

Dr Omar - Professor of Paediatrics at the University of Kentucky and chair of the successful Stop Youth Suicide campaign – was invited to Hamilton by Wintec’s Centre for Health and Social Practice. More >>

Jesse Mulligan to Defend “worst TV show ever made”

Tuesday, 30 April 2013, 11:58 am | Wintec

Seven Sharp presenter Jesse Mulligan returns to his hometown of Hamilton next month to talk to the Wintec Press Club about his strange and dramatic experience of working in the “eye of the storm”. More >>

New Appointment to Wintec Council

Monday, 15 April 2013, 10:57 am | Wintec

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release 15 April 2013 New Appointment to Wintec Council Pam Roa has been appointed to the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) council by the Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment, Minister Steven Joyce. Ms Roa is ... More >>

Wintec Announces New Zealand’s Richest Writing Prize

Tuesday, 26 March 2013, 4:27 pm | Wintec

MEDIA RELEASE For immediate release 26 March 2013 Wintec Announces New Zealand’s Richest Writing Prize Wintec in Hamilton is pleased to announce a new and unique writing prize – an award for the highest-paid sentence in New Zealand. Steve Braunias, ... More >>



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