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    Hairdressing Graduate Delivers On Promise To Her Late Father

    18 Dec 2015 - Having finished school to look after her sick father, Leeza Nicoll applied to join the Certificate in Hairdressing at Waiariki Institute of Technology's Taupo Campus, to give her dad pride over her future direction.

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    Sonia Mozahid Turns From Waiariki Student To Tutor

    14 Dec 2015 - For most people, balancing parenting with full-time study is enough of a juggling act, however Postgraduate Diploma in Management student, Sonia Mozahid has taken that challenge one step further, by stepping up to teach personal and interpersonal communication as part of our Summer Semester programme.

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    New Tertiary Institution Approved for Bay of Plenty Region

    09 Dec 2015 - We are excited to announce that Bay of Plenty Polytechnic (BOPP) and Waiariki Institute of Technology (Waiariki) will merge, jointly creating a combined institution that will better meet the needs of our students, communities and the many vibrant industries that contribute to the growth of the wider Bay of Plenty region.

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    School Leavers Scholarship Starts New Era For Heremia White

    07 Dec 2015 - Heremia White, a Rotorua Lakes High School student, recently was awarded the Waiariki Scholarship for School Leavers 2015 in order to study the Bachelor of Computing, Communications and Technology.

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    Waiariki Farewells Liz Fitchett After 39 Years

    02 Dec 2015 - "My relationships with students and staff have been an absolute joy," says Liz Fitchett, looking back on her 39 years of service to Waiariki.

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    2015 Waiariki Charity House Sells After Record Interest

    30 Nov 2015 - The rain didn't keep the bids away yesterday - although it tried as the 2015 Waiariki Charity House went up for auction.

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    Kawerau Rest Home Seeks Waiariki Graduates

    27 Nov 2015 - Taking care of the elderly at Kawerau’s Mountain View Rest Home/Hospital has received a massive boost, with the hire of ten locally trained Waiariki graduates to assist with caregiving duties.

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    Loss Leads to Ambition for Young Kawerau Mum

    26 Nov 2015 - Tessa Thornton is just one of the many young lives being given renewed direction through local delivery of Waiariki’s Certificate in Smart Study and the National Certificate in Health, Disability and Aged Support.

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    Close Encounters With A Kiwi

    18 Nov 2015 - A love of the outdoors and passion for New Zealand’s environment led to a memorable family event for Waiariki staff member Kris O’Driscoll and her family.

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    International Graduation BBQ Tastes Of Success

    13 Nov 2015 - We spoke to four Graduate Diploma in Health Studies students who attended this week's international graduation BBQ, to get their thoughts on life with Waiariki.

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