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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.
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
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
WBoPP grad shines at Surf Lifesaving Worlds Thursday, 15 September 2016 Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic graduate and surf-life saving champion Natalie Peat is impressing at the Lifesaving World Championships in the Netherlands. Natalie Peat
WBoPP welcomes new CE Thursday, 15 September 2016 The Bay of Plenty’s largest tertiary provider, Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic, today announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive, Associate Professor Dr Leon de Wet Fourie. WBoPP Chief Executive, Dr Leon Fourie
Serving up the next generation of chefs Tuesday, 13 September 2016 When it comes to food, celebrity chef Peter Blakeway says it’s all about standard. The celebrated cook knows what he’s talking about – he’s worked with some of the best chefs in the world, run his own acclaimed restaurant in Scotland and been the host chef of TV food shows. Chef-tutor, Peter Blakeway
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