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Dawn of a New Tertiary Era Monday, 10 October 2016 Today dawned the beginning of a new tertiary era for the Bay of Plenty region with the blessing of the newest tertiary institute, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology (Toi Ohomai). Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology students
Maritime Training in Tauranga & beyond Friday, 7 October 2016 The 2016 Maritime Seafood Educators Association Aotearoa (MSEAA) conference has just wrapped up in Tauranga, proudly hosted by Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic at the Bongard campus. Dave Guccione
Artists on the rise Wednesday, 5 October 2016 Nancy Zhang, Richard Robinson & Juanita-Louisa Kaora may champion different creative disciplines but they have some important things in common – they’re fresh new voices in Tauranga’s art scene, they’re award-winning artists and they’re all about to graduate with the Bachelor of Creative Industries Richard Robinson
WBoPP tutor returns from Canadian teaching fellowship Wednesday, 28 September 2016 As a recipient of an Ako Aotearoa National Tertiary Teaching Excellence Award in 2013, James Paterson is well known as an exceptional educator. Based at the Polytechnic’s Tauranga campus, the Diploma in Business tutor has just returned from Canada where he spent five weeks as a teaching fellow. NZ Diploma in Business tutor, James Paterson
Teachers get inside view of BCI Wednesday, 28 September 2016 Eight local high school teachers got an inside view of the creative world when they attended a workshop hosted by the Bachelor of Creative Industries at the Tauranga campus recently.
Environmental grad's research shows win against pests Wednesday, 21 September 2016 Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic Environmental Management graduate Chantal Lillas has produced research that shows a stunning win in New Zealand’s fight to rid itself of pest predators by 2050. Environmental management graduate, Chantal Lilley
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