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Whitireia Artist in Residence ‘Country of Origin’ Exhibition

Thursday, 1 May 2014, 11:56 am | Whitireia Polytech

Whitireia Artist in Residence, Yen-Yi Chen from Taiwan, is exhibiting her works titled Country of Origin at the Whitireia Porirua Library. This exhibition will be a presentation of works that express Yen-Yi’s experience as an Asian New Zealand Artist in Residence. More >>

Whitireia graduation celebrated this week

Wednesday, 19 March 2014, 2:40 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Tomorrow over 350 students will be graduating from their programmes of study at Whitireia, at a ceremony being held at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua City. The ceremony starting at 1pm will see students from the faculty of Health, Business and Arts take the stage ... More >>

BIRDSONG wins at American Film Festival

Wednesday, 6 November 2013, 1:22 pm | Whitireia Polytech

A graduate film from the New Zealand Film and Television School has won at the Indie Fest USA International Film Festival in southern California. BIRDSONG, Crew 25’s graduate film, directed by Ben Childs and written by Cameron Brown has taken away ... More >>

Nurse Educators Conference Opens Doors for Collaboration

Monday, 21 October 2013, 3:11 pm | Whitireia Polytech

The 2013 Australasian Nurse Educators Conference (ANEC) held recently at Te Papa in Wellington has been hailed as an outstanding success by Whitireia, a key host of the event. More >>

Whitireia Carpentry Students Win Randall Shaw Memorial Award

Thursday, 29 August 2013, 1:32 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Mitch Jago and Rayden Moore Feuu, have had their carpentry study at Whitireia recognised at a ceremony this week, when they were awarded the Randall Shaw Memorial Award. This award is given annually by the Rotary Club of Plimmerton, in association with ... More >>

Whitireia Top Achiever

Friday, 26 July 2013, 2:20 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Whitireia continues to achieve at the very top of course and qualification achievement with scores of 83% and 78% respectively. The Education Performance Indicators are published annually by TEC and rank providers to assist prospective students to make ... More >>

Whitireia Wellington campuses are closed Tuesday

Tuesday, 23 July 2013, 8:35 am | Whitireia Polytech

All of our Wellington City campuses will remain closed on Tuesday while engineers complete safety inspections. This includes The Film School, The Whitireia Performance Centre, The Whitireia Media Training Centre, Computer Power Plus (Plimmer Towers) ... More >>

Whitireia Campuses In Wellington City Closed For Inspections

Monday, 22 July 2013, 4:58 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Wellington City campuses remain off limits while engineers complete safety inspections. This includes The Film School, The Whitireia Performance Centre, The Whitireia Media Training Centre and Cuba Campuses. More >>

Whitireia campuses in Wellington City closed

Monday, 22 July 2013, 8:38 am | Whitireia Polytech

All Whitireia campuses in Wellington City are closed tomorrow. Includes The Film School, The Whitireia Performance Centre, The Whitireia NZ Media Centre, and Cuba Campus. More >>

Music talents shine

Wednesday, 19 June 2013, 12:42 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Whitireia music students and Tawaroa Kawana from New Zealand’s Got Talent 2012, came together this week to practice and record, all in one day, a waiata written and produced by Tawaroa, for Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori. More >>

Radio Training School graduates win industry awards

Wednesday, 22 May 2013, 2:38 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Radio Training School graduates have won again at this year’s New Zealand Radio Awards. Gary Pointon has picked up the Best New Broadcaster – Promotions award while Laugharne Kemp has picked up the Best New Broadcaster – Creative + Technical ... More >>

Radio School Graduates Finalists In the 2013 Radio Awards

Wednesday, 1 May 2013, 2:49 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Two graduates from the New Zealand Radio Training School are finalists in the 2013 New Zealand Radio Awards. More >>

Plenty to Celebrate

Monday, 11 March 2013, 11:34 am | Whitireia Polytech

On Friday 22 March, a graduation ceremony will take place at Te Rauparaha Arena in Porirua. The ceremony at 1pm will see degree, diploma and postgraduate students from the Faculties of Arts, Health and Business graduating from their programmes of study. More >>

New location working well for Kāpiti campus

Monday, 25 February 2013, 3:53 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Whitireia in Kāpiti has been operating from its new campus on the corner of Milne Drive and Kapiti Road for a year. February last year saw the official opening of the new start-of-the art campus which provides tertiary education study opportunities ... More >>

Students impressed with new health building

Thursday, 21 February 2013, 1:37 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Week two into the new academic year has seen new and returning students impressed with the new health building at the Whitireia Porirua campus. Over 1000 health students will be studying in the building this year. More >>

Black Grace eyes Whitireia students

Tuesday, 20 November 2012, 4:04 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Black Grace founder and Artistic Director Neil Ieremia and one of his dancers carried out a workshop with Whitireia Performing Arts students in Wellington recently. Students were treated to a two hour workshop by New Zealand’s leading contemporary dance ... More >>

‘TOAST’ an Exhibition of Works by Emerging Artists

Friday, 2 November 2012, 3:24 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Whitireia is proud to present ‘Toast’, the annual undergraduate exhibition of contemporary Visual Art and Design. More >>

Whitireia and ETITO Join Forces

Wednesday, 8 August 2012, 3:38 pm | Whitireia Polytech

For immediate release Whitireia and ETITO to Provide Career Pathways for Learners Already in Employment Whitireia New Zealand and ETITO are joining forces to better respond to the educational needs of learners who are already in employment. The new ... More >>

Japanese students give back to Porirua

Wednesday, 11 July 2012, 10:21 am | Whitireia Polytech

Japanese students from Oberin University, who studied at the Porirua campus recently, have given back to the Porirua community as part of their studies. More >>

Whitireia student awarded City & Guilds Medal for Excellence

Friday, 22 June 2012, 1:38 pm | Whitireia Polytech

Marie Finkle, a recent graduate of the Whitireia Certificate in Professional Cookery programme was today awarded a prestigious City & Guilds Medal for Excellence. The medal was awarded for distinction in her studies in the City & Guilds, Certificate ... More >>