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Ara Student Directed Film To Feature On SkyTV

Thursday, 26 November 2020, 4:36 pm | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

In her final year, Motion Design student Kirsty Cameron has reached a couple of significant milestones in directing and producing her first film which will soon be featured on New Zealand television. While studying her Bachelor of Design at Ara ... More >>

First Ara Timaru Nurses Due To Graduate

Thursday, 26 November 2020, 9:59 am | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Hospitals and healthcare practices in South Canterbury are eagerly awaiting an influx of registered nurses, soon to graduate from Ara’s Timaru campus. These 15 graduating students, who sat their final-year state exams this week, are the first cohort of ... More >>

Future Designers Reject Status-Quo, Commercialism And Stereotyping

Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 4:49 pm | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Amid a global pandemic when events are far and few between, Ara’s Pitch fashion show would undoubtedly have been one of the only live runway shows to go ahead in the world this year.Despite COVID-19 interrupting this academic year, fashion students ... More >>

Chefing Success Leads To Outstanding Interior Design Outcome For Ara Graduate

Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 4:40 pm | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

One of the few male graduands of Ara’s 2020 Diploma in Interior Design (Residential) ended up the surprise big winner of the ‘Vizualize’ awards night. Daniel Smith took home three of 13 awards, including The Harrison Bloy Aware for Excellence in ... More >>

NASDA End Of Year Production Takes On Prestigious New Dimensions Through Court Partnership

Tuesday, 3 November 2020, 4:30 pm | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

This year, the National Academy of Singing and Dramatic Arts (NASDA) at Ara is offering graduating students their most authentic end-of-year performance experience yet - a Hollywood classic of a musical, staged at The Court Theatre and helmed by internationally-regarded ... More >>

Ara Institute Of Canterbury To Play A Key Role In A New $15 Million Plan To Train Future Engineers

Monday, 5 October 2020, 9:48 am | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

A recently-announced MBIE-funded research project led by Dr. Rod Badcock of Victoria University has designated Ara, along with Manukau Institute of Technology, as the lead in ensuring that diploma and technology degree students gain the expertise needed ... More >>

Getting Motors Running With Beca Scholarship Win

Wednesday, 16 September 2020, 3:58 pm | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Big dreams to work in motorsport mechanics, and a clear talent for engineering have secured Timothy Richards the annual Beca scholarship, awarded to an Ara Institute of Canterbury Bachelor of Engineering Technology student. On Thursday 10 September, ... More >>

Govt. Minister Speaks To Ara Students And Start-Ups About Sustainability

Thursday, 16 July 2020, 4:08 pm | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Tracey McGill From Ara And Ngari Scartozzi Listen To Hon. James Shaw The Hon. James Shaw, the New Zealand Government’s Minister for Climate Change and co-leader of the Green Party of Aotearoa initiated a spirited discussion of sustainability and ... More >>

Jobseekers Gain New Computing Skills For Free At Ara Connect

Tuesday, 14 July 2020, 1:35 pm | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Ara Institute of Canterbury is reaching the region's recently unemployed with the offer of free upgrades to their computing skills. The 'Connect' community centres run by Ara offer people self-paced computing courses, with flexible options ranging ... More >>

NASDA’s Latest Play Finds Hope In Adversity

Monday, 29 June 2020, 4:21 pm | Ara Institute of Canterbury Ltd

Growing up in post-war Amsterdam, Thomas develops a colourful imagination to escape within his own mind from an abusive and strictly religious home, in which his father doesn’t appreciate Thomas’s fanciful tales of things that no-one else can see. ... More >>