Waiariki Institute Of Technology - Latest News [Page 3]

Priority Training to Rebuild a City And Maintain a Nation

Tuesday, 12 June 2012, 11:42 am | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

And as part of the New Zealand government’s focus on repelling the growing trades’ skills shortage and rebuilding Christchurch, Waiariki Institute of Technology has taken on the challenge of providing the on-going skilled workforce to meet the growing ... More >>

Youth Trade Delegation Enjoys Rotorua Visit

Thursday, 7 June 2012, 5:00 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Waiariki Institute of Technology hosted members of the Sino-New Zealand Youth Exchange programme to the city recently. The visitors were given an overview of New Zealand’s only bicultural institution while staff also interacted with the group. More >>

Waiariki Response to Nursing Council of NZ Statement

Sunday, 27 May 2012, 11:47 am | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Waiariki Institute of Technology (“Waiariki”) is concerned at the statement released on the Nursing Council website today, which makes allegations that are inaccurate and unfairly impact upon Waiariki’s reputation. More >>

Review by NZQA into NZ Polytechnics

Thursday, 24 May 2012, 10:54 am | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Waiariki Institute of Technology is fully committed to ensuring its students have a high quality and enjoyable learning experience while they are in New Zealand. More >>

Waiariki Staff are Walking the Length of New Zealand

Monday, 7 May 2012, 4:30 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Starting from noon today, more than 200 Waiariki staff members, in teams of 8-12 people, will be competing against workmates and staff from other New Zealand polytechnics in the 10,000 Steps Program developed by New Zealand organisation Vitality Works. More >>

From Gang Member To Successful Tutor And Role Model

Thursday, 26 April 2012, 11:51 am | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Just before he turned 50, Don enrolled on the Certificate in Agriculture and Farm Maintenance at Waiariki Institute of Technology in Tokoroa. He had closed down his mechanics shop after the overhead got too high, and he was looking for a useful trade ... More >>

Midnight Youth to play at Waiariki O Week

Monday, 20 February 2012, 3:22 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Platinum-selling Midnight Youth will perform at Energy Events Centre in Rotorua next Friday the 24th. The free music event, organised and provided by Waiariki Institute of Technology, will wrap up the week-long orientation, “O Week”, for the institute’s ... More >>

New art exhibit celebrates nationally recognised artists

Thursday, 9 February 2012, 10:31 am | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

8 February 2012 For immediate release New art exhibit celebrates nationally recognised artists with ties to Waiariki Institute of Technology’s art education More >>

Adjunct faculty to enhance students’ learning at Waiariki

Monday, 16 January 2012, 4:40 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Providing students with access to some of the leading movers and shakers in Māori and iwi development has driven the establishment of an adjunct faculty with Te Wānanga a Ihenga at Waiariki Institute of Technology. More >>

New study shows computer games improve student learning

Friday, 12 August 2011, 1:26 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

The next time your 8-year-old takes control of the Xbox 360, consider the fact that he or she may be a budding computer designer creating the next World of Warcraft or Sims video game. Laugh not. Gamers are banking salaries ranging from $50 to 200K. More >>

Chief Executive appointed to major institute in Australia

Friday, 1 July 2011, 12:01 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Waiariki Chief Executive Dr Pim Borren has been appointed CEO of Queensland’s largest Institute of Technology Southbank Institute of Technology based in central Brisbane. More >>

Young musicians aim for fame through new music academy

Tuesday, 8 February 2011, 2:34 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

More than 30 gifted musicians and singers are set to begin their journey to musical success through the new Waiariki Academy of Singing and Music to be launched on Thursday, February 10th. More >>

Eastern Bay of Plenty Trades Academy Launched

Tuesday, 8 February 2011, 1:15 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Waiariki is proud to announce the institute will provide national trades qualifications to the Eastern Bay of Plenty in 2011. The official launch is this Friday, 11 February 2011 commencing at 9.30am at Waiariki’s Whakatane Campus, Cutler Cres, Whakatane. ... More >>

Waiariki set to co-host Ecotourism NZ Conference

Thursday, 26 August 2010, 12:27 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Rotorua's premiere nature-based tourism operations – from Rainbow Springs to Te Urewera Treks – will take centre stage at the annual Ecotourism NZ Conference in Rotorua, 2 and 3 September. More >>

Mayor will meet Waiariki’s international students

Thursday, 25 March 2010, 5:18 pm | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Upholding the reputation of Rotorua being a friendly city, Mayor Kevin Winters will personally welcome Waiariki Institute of Technology’s international students in the Council Chamber at Rotorua District Council on Wednesday, March 31. More >>

Waiariki continues commitment to biculturalism

Friday, 29 January 2010, 10:36 am | Waiariki Institute Of Technology

Te Wānanga a Ihenga, Māori Development, Humanities and Research is a merger of Waiariki’s former Māori directorate and the School of Māori Development and Humanities. Led by Deputy Chief Executive Māori, Keith Ikin, the wānanga will not only develop ... More >>