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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 >>

Centenarian drives herself to hair appointments at EIT

Tuesday, 6 December 2016, 11:21 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

Recently turned 101, Valda Colwill routinely drives from her Hastings home to have her hair permed and set by hairdressing students at EIT. More >>

Health presentation at EIT

Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 3:31 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

November’s Spotlight address, the second in a series hosted by the Public Health Association’s Hawke’s Bay branch and EIT, will focus on healthy eating. More >>

American student Hawke's Bay's Young Vintner of the Year

Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 9:25 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

Just a few years ago, pretty much all Ben Jones knew about wine was that came in two colours – white and red. The American, a second-year wine science and viticulture degree student at EIT, is now being feted as the Hawke’s Bay A & P Bayleys Wine ... More >>

Students excel at Hawke's Bay wine show

Wednesday, 19 October 2016, 9:08 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT students harvested a bumper crop of medals at the regional wine awards, an event in which their entries were judged using the same criteria as for commercially produced wines. More >>

Student Helps Judge Wine Competition

Monday, 3 October 2016, 11:45 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT student Lucas Percy recently added wine judging to the experiences he hopes will shape a stellar career. More >>

Workshop for Top Young Athletes

Friday, 30 September 2016, 12:49 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Caption: EIT degree student Dylan Thomas, who plays in the New Zealand under-21 hockey team, with High Performance Sport New Zealand’s Criss Strange. More >>

Students Upskill with EIT Workshops

Thursday, 1 September 2016, 11:13 am | Eastern Institute of Technology

EIT is becoming increasingly popular as a destination tertiary educator with workshops in applied areas such as wine science attracting secondary school students from throughout New Zealand. More >>

Student makes movie of his Napier siege experience

Thursday, 25 August 2016, 4:01 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Locked down during the Napier siege, EIT screen production student Brock Reynolds is drawing on his experience of the tragic event to make a short film as his final-year diploma project. More >>

EIT Nursing Academic to Address International Conference

Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 4:28 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

Associate professor in EIT’s School of Nursing, Pamela Wood is to speak at a symposium in London which will consider past and existing practices in exploring possible innovative strategies to control and prevent infection in hospitals in the future. Part of a ... More >>

Student Follows in Italian Viticulturist’s Footsteps

Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 2:34 pm | Eastern Institute of Technology

A double degree student at EIT, Ben Richards will be buffing up his schoolboy Italian as he packs his bags for a Romeo Bragato exchange scholarship trip early next year. More >>