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Pasifika Open Night Returns

Monday, 22 August 2022, 6:03 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

After a hiatus of more than two years, Southern Institute of Technology (SIT), in collaboration with Pacific Island Advisory & Charitable Trust (PIACT), has brought their Pasifika Open Night back, providing the local Pasifika community with ... More >>

World Premiere: New Musical 25 Years In The Making

Thursday, 4 August 2022, 11:17 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

From its inception more than two decades ago, to its recent completion and upcoming stage debut, 18 Eden Avenue puts the talent of born and bred Southlanders in the spotlight; a proper musical to its core, it’s an engaging story about generational ... More >>

SIT HyFlex Introduction Sees Early Success

Monday, 27 June 2022, 10:55 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

Southern Institute of Technology’s newest mode of programme delivery for students was introduced in the first semester this year – HyFlex Delivery; it has recently received recognition at an international level, through presenting at a teaching ... More >>

Speed Interview Event Assists Graduates To Enter Industry

Thursday, 2 June 2022, 11:47 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

Local Engineering employers met with Engineering students last week at Southern Institute of Technology (SIT), to facilitate the annual Southland Speed Interviewing Event, which assists students in progressing towards their career aspirations and ... More >>

SIT Collaboration Strengthens Ties With Māori Community

Monday, 28 February 2022, 10:41 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) has recently signed a formal Collaboration Agreement with Murihiku Regeneration, with the goal of making stronger connections with its Māori community in Southland. The Collaboration Agreement, signed in January, ... More >>

New Delivery Mode Increases Learning Options For Students

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, 1:53 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

Southern Institute of Technology is rolling out a new delivery mode for Screen Arts students this year; Hybrid-Flexible (HyFlex) Delivery offers a greater variety of ways to engage in study, with flexibility of learning the most obvious benefit, there ... More >>

SIT Nursing Graduates Maintain 100% Pass Rate

Monday, 20 December 2021, 4:14 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

Southern Institute of Technology Nursing graduates are continuing their high level of accomplishment in the State Final Examination from the Nursing Council; the latest results (November 2021), indicate their consistent status of being among the best ... More >>

Environmental Management Students Dominate Three-minute Thesis Competition

Tuesday, 23 November 2021, 7:39 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

The annual Southern Institute of Technology Three-Minute Thesis Competition saw the School of Environmental Management dominate the results, taking out not just the main and runner-up oral presentation prizes, but also the first and highly commended ... More >>

Heading Microplastics Project Wins Environment Southland Award

Friday, 5 November 2021, 10:07 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

A microplastics citizen science project initiated in 2019 through the Southern Institute of Technology’s Bachelor of Environmental Management programme, is going from strength to strength - its latest recognition is winning the Environment Southland 2021 Environmental ... More >>

Creative Students Present 2021 Showcase

Thursday, 4 November 2021, 4:50 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

It’s that time of year again, where Bachelor of Screen Arts students from the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) have pulled out all the stops to produce their annual, end-of-year ‘Think and Create’ showcase. The stunning multi-disciplinary ... More >>

SIT Develops New Training for Electric Vehicles

Friday, 10 September 2021, 11:12 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

Southern Institute of Technology’s latest offering in course development sees it maintain its place at the forefront of vocational tertiary education by making new technology training available, in the field of Electric Vehicles (EVs). More >>

SIT appoints Māori Development General Manager

Tuesday, 24 August 2021, 11:42 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

Southern Institute of Technology would like to announce the appointment of Dr Keri Milne-Ihimaera to the position of General Manager – Māori Development. More >>

Sustainable Partnership Yields No Waste Outcomes

Friday, 20 August 2021, 11:21 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

The idea of sleeping on plastic bottles may not sound very inviting or comfortable, but a microfibre filling being used extensively in bedding at Southern Institute of Technology’s student accommodation units, is made from exactly that - 100% recycled ... More >>

SIT Holds Inaugural Colombian Independence Day Ceremony

Wednesday, 28 July 2021, 4:03 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

Colombian students at Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) are counting down the days to celebrate and show their patriotism on Colombian Independence Day, July 20th, because this year they are having their first ever ceremony at the Invercargill campus. ... More >>

Local Microplastics Project Secures Lottery Funding

Monday, 21 June 2021, 4:20 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

An environmental research project on microplastics in Southland waterways by Southern Institute of Technology’s School of Environmental Management, has recently been successful in gaining funding from the Lottery Environment and Heritage Committee ... More >>

New Distance Learning Option For Introduction To Game Design

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 1:50 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

The technology which allowed Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) arts students to quickly and successfully transition into home-based learning during lockdown in 2020, is being utilised to bring a new course to a broader audience across New Zealand, ... More >>

Congratulations Murray Bain, On Becoming An Officer Of The New Zealand Order Of Merit!

Wednesday, 9 June 2021, 1:25 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

The Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) offers sincere congratulations to Murray Bain for being awarded as an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM) in the 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Murray is a valued member of the SIT Board ... More >>

Famous Chefs Luncheon More Than Great Food

Friday, 28 May 2021, 4:42 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

Guest Chef Ethan Flack heads a team of SIT Cookery students as they prepare dessert for the Famous Young Chefs Degustation Luncheon, held recently. Supplied photo. Southlanders in the know were living large recently when they were treated to a smorgasbord of ... More >>

Southern Institute Of Technology Welcomes New Chief Executive

Wednesday, 26 May 2021, 9:21 am | Southern Institute Of Technology

Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) board members, staff and students turned out in force to welcome new Chief Executive Onno Mulder at a pōwhiri marking his first day on the job on Monday. SIT Honorary Fellow and kaumatua Michael Skerrett ... More >>

SIT Student Film Wins Category In International Film Festival

Tuesday, 18 May 2021, 4:58 pm | Southern Institute Of Technology

SIT Screen Arts graduate Jerry Westaway has won a section of an International Film Festival with his documentary-style short film, The Green Revolution .  Southern Institute of Technology graduate Jerry Westaway has had a winning week with ... More >>





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