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Students use design thinking to solve industry problems

Tuesday, 23 May 2017, 5:17 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Making breakfast and keeping the coffee coming for a room full of industry partners and Wintec staff was one of the easier challenges given to the first intake of students at Wintec’s Design Hub. More >>

Wintec’s Modern Wharenui Taking Shape

Wednesday, 10 August 2011, 2:03 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

A wharenui with a modern twist is starting to take shape on Wintec’s Hamilton city campus. Its design is a contemporary version of a traditional wharenui and will feature three areas. A whare rūnanga (meeting house), whare kai (dining room and kitchen) ... More >>

Region’s arborists have sights set high

Monday, 14 September 2009, 5:43 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Wintec graduate, tutor and arboriculture practitioner Andrew Harrison has represented New Zealand at four international tree climbing championships. This year he has his eye on a current Wintec student and a graduate of the institute as place contenders. More >>

Spark t-shirt competition winner announced

Monday, 13 July 2009, 3:06 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

After much debate, the winner of the competition to design the official Spark t-shirt has been decided. Entrants were asked to design the official Spark t-shirt, inspired by the phrase ‘the art of necessity’. Spark organisers would like to thank entrants ... More >>

Full House For Matariki Wearable Arts Event

Monday, 22 June 2009, 10:41 am | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Wintec’s Matariki Wearable Arts competition at Hamilton’s Clarence Street Theatre on Saturday night completed a full week of spectacular Matariki events in the city. The categories – Radical Recycle, Natural Fibre and Matariki Magic drew a varied ... More >>

Beijing Artist Residency for Wintec Tutor

Friday, 5 June 2009, 2:24 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Wintec School of Media Arts tutor and artist, Lisa Benson has been accepted in the prestigious Red Gate Gallery residency programme in Beijing. Benson leaves for China next week for the 3 ½ month studio research and participation programme in the highly ... More >>

2009 Tainui Nursing Scholarships announced

Tuesday, 26 May 2009, 11:49 am | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Darilyn Cox - Ngāti Apakura - is completing her Masters of Nursing at Wintec. Bernadine Amiria Te Hau Tanawhea is a first year Bachelor of Nursing student at Wintec. Of the numerous things they have in common, one is currently a stand-out : they are ... More >>

Educator Gives Free Career Tips For Young People

Friday, 15 May 2009, 10:01 am | Waikato Institute Of Technology

“I’ve always loved what do, because I did what I loved”, says John Cowan, writer and presenter with Parents Inc. Cowan’s own career paths have been passion-led he says. “ I loved photography so I became a photographer, I was intrigued by science ... More >>

Drawings that Disappear on Show at Wintec

Monday, 20 April 2009, 10:05 am | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Well-known Waikato artist Lisa Benson is to open an exhibition of her latest work at Wintec’s RAMP Gallery on Wednesday 29th April at 5:30. The exhibition entitled “Still” promises to be a dynamic installation, following on from her award winning ... More >>

Waikato Tertiary Scholarships To Be Announced

Tuesday, 6 November 2007, 4:56 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

The David Johnstone Charitable Trust Waikato tertiary scholarships are to be awarded on Wednesday November 7 in Hamilton More >>

Stuart Shepherd: Butter Love

Thursday, 23 August 2007, 10:23 am | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Stuart Shepherd was born in Morrinsville, schooled at Peachgrove Road Intermediate and Hamilton Boys High and universitied at Waikato. His last exhibition in Hamilton was over 20 years ago and was hosted by the Waikato Art Museum (before the present ... More >>

Séraphine Pick: recent paintings

Monday, 30 July 2007, 5:02 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

RAMP Gallery is presenting a series of recent paintings by Seraphine Pick, courtesy of Michael Lett in Auckland and Hamish McKay Gallery in Wellington. Selected by Tim Croucher, this will be the first exhibition of this leading artist’s work to be ... More >>

Wintec Students to Produce Book on Raglan

Wednesday, 6 June 2007, 5:14 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Raglan is the focus of a new book planned by Wintec (Waikato Institute of Technology). To be called “Batches of Raglan” , the book will be produced by Wintec Media Arts students, lead by the institute’s editor-in-residence, Venetia Sherson, a ... More >>

Wintec Honour Business, Community, Music Legends

Thursday, 25 January 2007, 2:42 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Former University of Waikato Chancellor, John Gallagher is to receive an Honorary Fellowship from (Wintec) the Waikato Institute of Technology for outstanding and distinguished services to the community. More >>

Wintec Connects With Top MBA Programmes

Thursday, 25 January 2007, 2:35 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) is working with Henley Management College’s New Zealand Associate to provide easy access to one of the world’s top rated MBA programmes from 2007. More >>

Otago Occupational Therapy degree in Waikato

Thursday, 7 December 2006, 5:20 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Otago Polytechnic and Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) have formed a unique collaboration to deliver an Occupational Therapy degree in the Waikato. Otago Polytechnic in collaboration with Wintec will deliver the jointly badged Otago Polytechnic/Wintec ... More >>

Spark is back!

Thursday, 20 July 2006, 10:39 am | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Wintec’s week-long celebration of international media, arts and design returns for its eighth year. Waikato Institute of Technology’s (Wintec’s) annual five-day festival of international media, arts and design Spark 06 – will be held in Hamilton ... More >>

Graduates Land In Aerospace Sector

Thursday, 18 March 2004, 10:52 am | Waikato Institute Of Technology

All 10 students who graduated this month from the Waikato Institute of Technology's (Wintec's) first-ever Fabrication Foundations course have been employed by Hamilton-based Pacific Aerospace Corporation. More >>

Media Arts Department Showcases Year's Top Work

Friday, 7 November 2003, 3:13 pm | Waikato Institute Of Technology

Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) is to stage a series of exhibitions in a celebration of student work undertaken during 2003. More >>

Nursing & Health Studies celebrates 25 years

Tuesday, 16 September 2003, 12:46 am | Waikato Institute Of Technology

The Minister of Health, Hon. Annette King, will be in Hamilton on Friday September 19 for a civic reception to celebrate the silver jubilee of nursing training by Waikato Institute of Technology. More >>





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