Tuesday, 6 August 2019
Farming Students Partner with Council and Farmer to Plant Native Trees
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology’s latest cohort of farming students in the Eastern Bay recently partnered with the Bay of Plenty Regional Council (Toi Moana) and Waimana farmer Matt Gow to plant approximately 1000 native plants along a stream within the Tauranga River catchment.
Thursday, 1 August 2019
Toi Ohomai Launches New Student App
This week, we launched our new student app and web portal, Toi Ohomai Hub.
Thursday, 25 July 2019
NZIF a Valuable Opportunity for Toi Ohomai Forestry Students
Three students from our New Zealand Diploma in Forest Management (Level 6) course have been invited to attend the New Zealand Institute of Forestry’s (NZIF) annual conference.
Friday, 5 July 2019
Toi Ohomai Hosts Charity House Roof Shout for Industry Partners
Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Toi Ohomai Gets Rid of Single Use Coffee Cups for World Environment Day
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is escalating its efforts to get rid of all single use coffee cups on campus this month.
Typically made from paper lined with plastic that can’t be recycled, the World Economic Forum claims single use cups are killing the environment.
Wednesday, 29 May 2019
Toi Ohomai Graduates Ready for Job Boom
Monday, 20 May 2019
Toi Ohomai Turns Pink to Stand Up Against Bullying
With last week being Bullying Free NZ week, Toi Ohomai joined the conversation with Pink Shirt Day activations on our Whakatāne, Taupō, Tokoroa, Mokoia and Windermere campuses.
Tuesday, 14 May 2019
Toi Ohomai to Host Regional Anti-Bullying Events for Pink Shirt Day
Wednesday, 27 March 2019
Graduate Keeps Tauranga's Brows On Fleek
'Eyebrows on fleek' has become a popular look on the beauty front over the past few years.
Monday, 25 March 2019
Toi Ohomai's New Innovation Centre Fosters Creativity and Collaboration
Friday, 22 March 2019
Toi Ohomai Culinary Arts Students to Dish It Out At Rescue Food Festival
Ask any culinary arts student what their goal is and it will probably be to work with some of the great names in the culinary world.
Thursday, 21 March 2019
More Than 500 Students to Attend Toi Ohomai April Graduation
On Tuesday, 2 April, more than 500 Toi Ohomai students will be walking across the stage to celebrate their success at our graduation ceremony in Rotorua.
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Catherine Papesch: An Inspirational Culinary Success Story
"My passion is fuelled by wanting to make a better life for my three amazing kids.
Tuesday, 12 March 2019
Toi Ohomai Celebrates High Performance Scholarship Recipients at Awards Luncheon
Toi Ohomai's 2019 scholarship recipients were welcomed at an official awards luncheon in Tauranga on Monday, 11 March.
Wednesday, 6 March 2019
$40,000 to be distributed to Rotorua community following Charity House Sale
Tuesday, 5 March 2019
Food For Thought – Toi Ohomai Partners with Chefs and Local Charities in Rescued Food Cook-off
On Saturday, 23 March, our Culinary Arts (Level 5) students, in partnership with Good Neighbour and Te Aranui Youth Trust, will be participating in a rescue food cook-off with some of the Bay’s most renowned chefs.
Thursday, 21 February 2019
Rotorua Educationalist Looking for Teaching Excellence
Rotorua education specialist Joanne Hayes is on the hunt for excellence and leadership in the teaching sector.
Too Much E-Waste Ending Up in Landfills
As much as 98 per cent of New Zealand’s household e-waste - electrical and electronic waste – may be ending up in landfills, according to a study.
Wednesday, 20 February 2019
Toi Ohomai Charity House Profits to Benefit Rotorua Charities
Thursday, 14 February 2019
Living and Loving the Local Entrepreneur Life
Great design is for everyone.
Monday, 11 February 2019
Body, Mind and Soul: Toi Ohomai Spa Tutor Advocates Holistic Wellbeing
For some, education is a job.
Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Toi Ohomai Welcomes New Council Member Liz Te Amo
The Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology Council welcomes our newest member this month, Liz Te Amo.
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Trailblazing Tutor to Train Toi Ohomai's First Cohort of Barbering Students
With decades experience in barbering and a love for a good, clean shave, Wendy Charlton is the new tutor for Toi Ohomai’s first cohort of barbering students.
Tuesday, 15 January 2019
Grow Organics to Inspire, Enthuse and Educate
Want to know more about organic production and be part of a long-term solution in the primary industry?
Bay of Plenty’s largest tertiary institution Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is teaming up with kiwifruit and avocado packing specialists Apata to bring the Grow Organics event to Tauranga next month.
Monday, 14 January 2019
Business Administration Building Future-Ready Skills
You’ll find Saunoa Pau, Junior Legal Secretary at Holland Beckett in Tauranga, preparing of a wide range of legal documents, managing a database of hundreds of clients, researching legal documents and fulfilling necessary day-to-day administration duties that require her to multi-task, yet remain super-focused for the most part of every day.
Thursday, 10 January 2019
Toi Ohomai Advisor Secures HRC Funding For PhD
Understanding racial and ethnic bias in the nursing profession and then working out a way to reduce it are the objectives behind Sonia Hawkins doctoral research.
Friday, 21 December 2018
Taste for Adventure Leads To Job With Canopy Tours
Martin Gatens started his dream job at Rotorua Canopy Tours after ten years in the retail industry.
Thursday, 20 December 2018
Farm Students Secure Jobs Before Graduation
They may have graduated just last week, but six of the nine students who took on the agricultural course at Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology’s Whakatāne campus this year have already landed jobs.
Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Tauranga Man's Toy Design Going Global
Andrew Parker has been inventing gadgets since he was a child and now finally one of his ideas is about to go global!
The 32-year old Tauranga man, and Toi Ohomai IT graduate, has invented a fast-filling water gun that, after a three-year journey, has been taken to market by New Zealand toy giant, Zuru.
Students Celebrate Success During Regional Graduation Week
More than 1800 students from Toi Ohomai graduated across the Bay of Plenty region from Monday, 10 December to Friday, 14 December 2018.