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Total number of items in the news archive: 168
Not many rest home menus include Russian pancake paninis with salmon and a miniaturised Sunday roast, but Cantabria's did today, as their senior citizens gathered to enjoy a range of...
Culinary Students Offer Designer Tastes To Cantabria Residents View full story
Waiariki is currently hosting staff from the University of Hawaii Community Colleges. Aiming to become a premier indigenous serving institution, the delegates are here to explore how we have integrated...
University of Hawaii Staff Visit Waiariki To Explore Indigenous Culture In Education View full story
Waiariki Diploma in Applied Tourism Management alumni Carl Jones, is not only part of the successful NZXC Racing team, he is also competing in one of Crankworx Rotorua's biggest competitions;...
Waiariki Alumni Carl Jones Readies To Compete At Crankworx Rotorua View full story
As reported earlier in the week, Waiariki has proudly been hosting a delegation of staff from the University of Hawaii Community Colleges. Today, as the academic group enjoyed a farewell...
University Of Hawaii Delegates Share Their Thoughts On Waiariki View full story
Meredith Herbert is excited. Having won a $6,000 scholarship, she can focus on the second year of her Bachelor of Applied Social Science (Social Work) and less on the expenses...
Social Sciences Scholarship Win Adds Fuel to the Fire for Student View full story
This morning Prime Minister John Key and select dignitaries opened Waiariki's new $10.2 million Health and Science Centre....
Prime Minister John Key Opens Waiariki's Health and Science Centre View full story
01-Dec-2014 - Waiariki Floral Sculpture Blooms In City Focus
The Rotorua District Council approached Waiariki with an amazing opportunity to create a “bright, interactive display using plants grown in its nursery” to be on public view for four months...
Waiariki Floral Sculpture Blooms In City Focus View full story
09-Dec-2014 - Charity House 2014 Goes Under The Hammer
A large crowd stood in the 2014 Charity House last Sunday, for the auction of the Waiariki student built project. Click here to find out what price it went for....
Charity House 2014 Goes Under The Hammer View full story
Last night's Waiariki Institute of Technology New Zealand Aria was easily the best yet - and Waiariki Academy of Singing and Music students and staff claimed some of the top...
Waiariki Academy of Singing and Music Claims Top Spots at NZ Aria View full story
05-Nov-2014 - Charity House Blessed As Open Day Nears
With it's open day looming this weekend, select Waiariki heads of staff gathered as Kaumatua Ken Kennedy blessed the 2014 Charity House....
Charity House Blessed As Open Day Nears View full story
7.30 tomorrow night, Waiariki’s top fashion students showcase their talents at local fashion show 'Catwalk'. We speak to Jared Williams of the Diploma in Fashion Technology, about taking part....
Friday's Fashion Show 'Catwalk' Excites Designer, Jared Williams View full story
The secondary school leavers awarded Waiariki Scholarships for 2015 have been named....
Waiariki Scholarships 2015 Awarded To Secondary School Leavers View full story
Last weekend, Waiariki Institute of Technology was part of two major wins, at the 2014 Westpac Rotorua Business Excellence Awards....
Waiariki Wins Twice at Westpac Business Excellence Awards 2014 View full story
Waiariki Tourism and Travel Tutor, Nick Chater has recently been at the 2014 R4 World Rafting Championships, helping rafters including Diploma in Adventure Tourism students, Steph George and Kayla Pene...
Adventure Tourism Students and Tutor Win At Rafting World Champs View full story
23-Oct-2014 - Deepawali Celebrations Wow At Waiariki
The colour and the smiles were in full force to day as Waiariki's Indian student and staff took to Mokoia Campus at noon, for the annual Deepawali celebrations...
Deepawali Celebrations Wow At Waiariki View full story
29-Oct-2014 - The Latest Edition of Waiariki Today - Out Now!
Free inside today's Rotorua Daily Post is the latest edition of 'Waiariki Today'....
The Latest Edition of Waiariki Today - Out Now! View full story
17-Sep-2014 - General Election Polling Booths Open At Waiariki
Waiariki has opened an advanced polling booth on Mokoia campus, available from 9am-4pm Tuesday to Thursday....
General Election Polling Booths Open At Waiariki View full story
24-Sep-2014 - Waiariki Scholarships For School Leavers Launch
Waiariki is proud to support school leavers embarking on a area of degree level study, by launching the Waiariki Scholarships for School Leavers 2015....
Waiariki Scholarships For School Leavers Launch View full story
26-Sep-2014 - Waiariki Stock Car 2014 Heads For The Signwriters
Feast your eyes on this - a race car built from the ground up by Waiariki students, seconds for departing for the sign-writers!...
Waiariki Stock Car 2014 Heads For The Signwriters View full story
04-Aug-2014 - Green Light For Bay Campus In Tauranga CBD
The Tauranga Energy Consumer Trust’s (TECT) decision to provide valuable funding to a planned tertiary campus in downtown Tauranga has been welcomed by the Bay of Plenty Tertiary Education Partnership....
Green Light For Bay Campus In Tauranga CBD View full story
Rotorua had the first council and mayor to join, now Waiariki Institute of Technology is the first tertiary education provider to join the latest buzz in social media, Neighbourly....
Waiariki First Tertiary Provider On Kiwi Social Media 'Neighbourly' View full story
11-Aug-2014 - Waiariki Chef Tutor Chosen As Judge For Toque d’Or
Tik wang Tan is not only a Chef Tutor at Waiariki, he has been selected as a judge for this year's prestigious Nestle Toque d’Or - New Zealand’s premier student...
Waiariki Chef Tutor Chosen As Judge For Toque d’Or View full story
Today, Waiariki was proud to host Weta Digital's Visual Effects Supervisor, Matt Aitken, who spoke on the VFX studio's recent successes, followed up by spending time with students of Waiariki's...
Weta Digital's Visual Effects Supervisor, Matt Aitken Visits Waiariki View full story
19-Aug-2014 - Labour's 'Vote Positive' Bus Wheels Into Mokoia Campus
Labour made Waiariki a stop on their nationwide 'Vote Positive' bus tour today. Bringing the opposition's key messages to campus, along with local Labour candidate, Tamati Coffey and Labour's Spokesperson...
Labour's 'Vote Positive' Bus Wheels Into Mokoia Campus View full story
The Charity House 2014 has received a massive boost with the additions of Opus International Consultants and Adlam Painters Ltd as partners, just as 2013's house heads for its new...
New Partners Join 2014 Charity House, As 2013's House Hits The Road View full story
21-Aug-2014 - Local Candidates Rally For On-Campus Questions
Today the Waiariki Student Association (WITSA) and the Waiariki Student Council put on a truly thought-provoking Question Day, with the majority of the local candidates for this year's general election...
Local Candidates Rally For On-Campus Questions View full story
Don't let today pass you by without buying a Cupcake for the SPCA's Cupcake Day fundraiser. Waiariki's very own patisserie students contributed over 400 cupcakes!...
SPCA Cupcake Day 2014 Proves Tasty For Patisserie Students View full story
David Hudson is one of Australia's leading Aboriginal artistic entertainers, and yesterday, he brought his love of his peoples history to Waiariki, sharing it with Waiariki students and in return...
Noted Artist, David Hudson Enjoys Cultural Exchange At Waiariki View full story
28-Aug-2014 - Waiariki Proves Perfect Fit At Hokonui
Hokonui is one of New Zealand’s established fashion design events – especially for tertiary students. At this year’s awards night, Waiariki was well represented, with Fashion Tutor Trish Strongman and...
Waiariki Proves Perfect Fit At Hokonui View full story
We speak to Peter Breen, Manager of the Rotorua branch of PlaceMakers about how he finds working in partnership with Waiariki for the common good....
Placemakers Manager Sees Bright Future For Waiariki Students View full story
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