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New Head for Ideaschool

Wednesday, 1 November 2017, 3:24 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Shortly before retiring as head of ideaschool, Chris Verburg introduced Professor Matthew Marshall to the team he will be leading when he takes up the EIT position early in December. More >>

Double Success for Napier Art Student Dan Cunliffe

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 10:06 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT student Dan Cunliffe is a double finalist in the prestigious ECC New Zealand Student Craft/Design Awards. More >>

Educators Cooperate to Benefit Hawke’s Bay

Monday, 16 October 2017, 3:30 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Educators Cooperate to Benefit Hawke’s Bay EIT and the University of Waikato are to work more collaboratively, undertaking joint research initiatives and creating more opportunities for study. More >>

New Head for School of Viticulture And Wine

Monday, 14 August 2017, 2:12 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Up for a new challenge, Sue Ross has taken over as head of EIT’s School of Viticulture and Wine Science at a time of significant change. More >>

EIT Wine School Partners with Chinese University

Monday, 14 August 2017, 1:43 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Having identified EIT as a leader in wine education, Qi Lu University of Technology has selected the institute to teach wine science to its students – both in China and in Hawke’s Bay. More >>

Ideaschool Student Relishing Industry Experience

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 4:11 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

With sound pulsing through her veins, EIT student Julia Morris is eagerly anticipating an ‘industry intensive’ experience at the renowned Park Road Post Production studios in Wellington. More >>

Academic with a Prescription for Change

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 4:25 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

A newly appointed associate professor in EIT’s School of Nursing, Rachael Walker is as focused as ever on boosting health outcomes and reducing inequities for the people of Hawke’s Bay and beyond. More >>

EIT Students to Spend Semester Overseas

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 4:21 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT continues to grow its international student exchange programme, with two students heading to Germany next month. More >>


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 >>