News stories published before Monday, 0 August 28, 2017 will appear in our news archive. View the current stories in our latest news section.
Total number of items in the news archive: 168
Waiariki is proud to announce the skillME Māori and Pasifika Trade Training programme - offering carpentry scholarships to Māori and Pasifika students aged between 18 and 34....
Carpentry Scholarships Open For Māori And Pasifika Students View full story
The Waiariki Student Code sets out what you have a right to while part of the Waiariki whanau, and what we expect from you in return. Have a read and...
Your Student Rights: Waiariki Takes Zero Tolerance To Violence View full story
Next Monday sees Semester 2, 2014 get underway! To mark the occasion, we have great events, entertainment eats and prizes in store. Here is where you find the details!...
Taste And Adventure To Warm Up Waiariki's Semester 2 O' Week View full story
Waiariki broke ground today, by opening the SkillME Māori and Pasifika Trades Training initiative. With Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce in attendance, the project marks a positive...
Minister Steven Joyce Launches skillME Rotorua Initiative View full story
Gaining a tertiary qualification in the heart of Tauranga's picturesque central business district would provide $188 million in benefits over the next 20 years, a new report released this week...
Tertiary Tauranga CBD Campus Would Benefit Region Says Report View full story
Waiariki Institute of Technology is pleased to offer the NZQA approved Short Award in Te Reo Māori (Te Reo Taketake) via the interactive mobile device app Te Pūmanawa. Putting the...
Waiariki To Launch NZQA Approved 'Learn Te Reo' App Friday View full story
25-Jul-2014 - NZQA Recognised Te Reo Māori App 'Te Pūmanawa' Launches
Today a new weapon in the fight to maintain and increase the knowledge of Te Reo Māori took flight....
NZQA Recognised Te Reo Māori App 'Te Pūmanawa' Launches View full story
30-Jul-2014 - Weta Digital Talk At Waiariki Now Free To The Public
As the trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies sweeps the globe, Waiariki announces a seminar on campus by Weta Digital, is now free and open to...
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05-Jun-2014 - The Making of Kereama Taepa's Redwood Shrouds
Sure you've been to the redwood forest in Rotorua, but are you aware their Shrouds were created by Wairiki's Diploma of Art and Design Tutor, Kereama Taepa? Check out this...
The Making of Kereama Taepa's Redwood Shrouds View full story
12-Jun-2014 - Tamati Coffey Finds Waiariki's Got Talent
Yesterday the Waiariki Diploma in Art and Design students' ‘New Zealand Social Issues’ art exhibition had one very special guest; Tamati Coffey....
Tamati Coffey Finds Waiariki's Got Talent View full story
13-Jun-2014 - Greg Murphy Talks Road Safety At Waiariki
Greg Murphy visited Mokoia Campus today, to deliver a seminar on preventative road safety....
Greg Murphy Talks Road Safety At Waiariki View full story
17-Jun-2014 - Official Waiariki Graduation Dates For 2015 Unveiled
Graduating in 2015 with Waiariki? We've got your official dates!...
Official Waiariki Graduation Dates For 2015 Unveiled View full story
WITSA President Richard Williams has turned an addiction to smoking for over 20 years, into a five a day personal best. Hear his advice on how to do it....
WITSA President's Perspective For Students Trying To Quit Smoking View full story
Waiariki Institute of Technology is one of latest five groups selected for the Māori and Pasifika Trades Training initiative....
Waiariki Named Māori And Pasifika Trades Training Provider View full story
23-Jun-2014 - Waiariki Fashion Student Heads To Paris Fashion Week
Waiariki fashion student, Kharl-William Wirepa, has won Miromoda and is now taking it to the next level, receiving a ticket to Paris Fashion Week as part of his prize....
Waiariki Fashion Student Heads To Paris Fashion Week View full story
25-Jun-2014 - 'Waiariki Today' #22 Inside Today's 'Rotorua Daily Post'
Waiariki's own magazine, Waiariki Today has been revamped, refocused and inserted inside today's edition of the Rotorua Daily Post....
'Waiariki Today' #22 Inside Today's 'Rotorua Daily Post' View full story
30-Jun-2014 - Fashion Students Prove Their 'Kiwiana'
Waiariki fashion students recently completed an assignment inspired by iconic items of Kiwi Culture...
Fashion Students Prove Their 'Kiwiana' View full story
02-May-2014 - Chainsaw Safety Week Seminar Draws The Crowds
STIHL chainsaw safety workshop, in partnership with Waiariki, reaches Rotorua....
Chainsaw Safety Week Seminar Draws The Crowds View full story
05-May-2014 - Waiariki Welcomes Future Masterchefs
Inspired by Karena and Kasey Bird's Masterchef 2014 win, Waiariki prepares to enrol the next generation of Masterchefs into semester two culinary courses....
Waiariki Welcomes Future Masterchefs View full story
07-May-2014 - Waiariki Forestry Course Opens Across The Nation
Waiariki's Certificate in Forest Operations is enrolling now in ten locations from Silverdale to...
Waiariki Forestry Course Opens Across The Nation View full story
Waiariki Bachelor of Nursing Students recently provided a free health check to the delegates of the Water Operations Group of New Zealand Conference in Taupo....
Bachelor Of Nursing Students Hold Free Health Checks In Taupo View full story
13-May-2014 - Music Production Students In Tune With NZ Music Idols
As part of NZ Music Month, Waiariki's Certificate in Contemporary Music Production class are well into rehearsing for a series of showcase events. We spoke to a handful of the...
Music Production Students In Tune With NZ Music Idols View full story
15-May-2014 - NZ Music Month Defines Student Dream Says Tutor
Richard Anaru, Contemporary Music Performance Tutor at Waiariki, feels NZ Music Month embodies the dream his students all possess, as they head into next week's public showcase at the Belgian...
NZ Music Month Defines Student Dream Says Tutor View full story
Waiariki staff and students made the official Facebook page of Maori Language Week recently, taking part in a national initiative to give notice to the public that Te Reo celebrations...
Waiariki Staff And Students Make Maori Language Week Spotlight View full story
A meet and greet for the partners involved in this year's Waiariki Charity House proved fruitful for local charities today, as the $14,000 profits from last years house were handed...
Waiariki Charity House Profits Give $14,000 To Local Community View full story
23-May-2014 - The Hon Bill English Delivers Budget Address At Waiariki
Deputy Prime Minister, the Hon Bill English was at Waiariki today to speak to Te Ārawa Iwi about his recent budget....
The Hon Bill English Delivers Budget Address At Waiariki View full story
27-May-2014 - Level 2 Qualifications Now FREE To All Ages At Waiariki
Waiariki Institute of Technology's Semester 2 enrolments shifted gears again today with the news that all Level 2 qualifications on offer at our respective campuses are now fees free to...
Level 2 Qualifications Now FREE To All Ages At Waiariki View full story
Waiariki Institute of Technology goes 'Smokefree' from Friday 30th of May, as a lead-in to the landmark change, Rotorua Mayor, Steve Chadwick, unveiled new signage for the Mokoia campus....
Rotorua Mayor, Steve Chadwick Unveils 'Smokefree' Waiariki View full story
30-May-2014 - Waiariki International Students Perform To Full House
Waiariki International students performed native cultural performances last night to a full house at Waiariki's Mokoia Campus....
Waiariki International Students Perform To Full House View full story
23-Apr-2014 - Waiariki Art Tutor Creates Arts Village Mural
Rotorua's Arts Village new mural, created by Waiariki's Art Lecturer Debbie Thyne, is based on the local Maori legend of Hatupatu and the birdwoman, Kurangaituku....
Waiariki Art Tutor Creates Arts Village Mural View full story
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