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.
Monday, 17 December 2018
Toi Ohomai Charity Golf Day Raises $20,000 for New Horizons for Women Trust
The inaugural Toi Ohomai charity golf day raised more than $20,000 on Friday, 7 December 2018.
The event was held at Arikikapakapa Rotorua Golf Club, with all proceeds going to the New Horizons for Women Trust.
Keep Track Of Rugby Sevens Tournament With FREE App
Toi Ohomai’s IT and computing students have collaborated with Bay of Plenty Rugby to create an app for the weekend's TECT National Sevens.
Monday, 10 December 2018
Toi Ohomai Students Bake A Batch Of Goodwill For Christmas
Toi Ohomai’s Culinary Arts (Level 4) students have baked a batch of goodwill for the Taupō community.
Thursday, 6 December 2018
Excellence Rewarded at Toi Ohomai's Christmas Lunch
Helping students to believe in themselves was one of the key components behind the nomination for a special award at Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology’s end of year function.
Tauranga Students First To Graduate From Bachelor Of Community Health
Toi Ohomai’s 2018 graduation will see the first class of graduates from its Bachelor of Community Health Course, which was launched in 2015.
Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Never Too Old to Follow Your Dreams: Adrianne Launches Her Dream Career at 51
For a long time, Adrianne Eaddy thought she would never get to live her dream of working in the aviation industry.
Monday, 3 December 2018
Engaging Communities and Celebrating Success
At Toi Ohomai, we believe that hard work and achievements deserve to be celebrated.
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Toi Ohomai's New Course to Open Right Doors
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is launching new courses aimed at ensuring high school students, who speak and learn in te reo Māori, have the right achievement standards to get into degree level programmes.
Tuesday, 23 October 2018
Toi Ohomai Course Partners With Forestry Industry Legacy Operation
With more than NZ$3 billion worth of exports annually, forestry is New Zealand’s third largest industry.
The Manikin Helping Nursing Students Save Real Lives
When you walk into the nurse training facility on Toi Ohomai's Rotorua Campus, you can’t help but look twice at the ‘patient’ lying on the hospital bed.
Thursday, 11 October 2018
Toi Ohomai Supports Māori Lawyers
This week, Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology co-hosted a symposium on indigenous business research ahead of the World Indigenous Business Forum, now it is supporting the country’s legal profession.
More Social Workers After Promise Of Pay Rise
Jan Hastie is hoping the 30 per cent pay rise over the next five years promised to social workers at Oranga Tamariki will lure more people into the sector.
Monday, 3 September 2018
Creative Thinking Focus of Toi Ohomai's Groundswell Week
A focus on alternative and creative thinking was how Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology connected with innovation during last week’s Groundswell Festival in Tauranga.
Sunday, 19 August 2018
Top result for Bay's largest tertiary provider
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology CE Dr Leon Fourie was all smiles today with the announcement by the NZQA that the institution has been awarded a Category 2 rating at its first External Evaluation and Review (EER) as a new institution.
Friday, 10 August 2018
Sustainable Transport Is A Priority For Toi Ohomai
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology is set to take another step in the direction of becoming a sustainable organisation, and has been granted $48,972 to be used for the installation of electric vehicle charging facilities at both their Tauranga and Rotorua campuses.
CANVAS Careers Expo
The courses offered by Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology will be on full display this weekend at the CANVAS Careers Expo in Tauranga.
Monday, 9 July 2018
New Library System for Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
Toi Ohomai library is now live with the Koha library system, supported by Catalyst IT.
Wednesday, 27 June 2018
Tutors And Students In Limelight At Tauranga Art Awards
The launch of the Miles Art Awards 2018 at Tauranga Art Gallery last Friday turned into a standout success for tutors and students from Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology.
Two tutors and one student took away three of the five awards on the night, and 10 of the 39 finalists were either Toi Ohomai tutors or students.
Monday, 18 June 2018
Curiosity Peaked At Mokoia Research Symposium
New Adventure Tourism Course Starts In Tauranga And Taupō
A new Adventure Tourism course starting in Tauranga and Taupō is getting ready to launch students into a career of thrills and action.
Tuesday, 5 June 2018
Toi Ohomai Welcomes Culinary Arts Students From The Hawkes Bay
A group of international students at Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology are pleased to be settling into life in the Bay of Plenty even though it wasn’t their intended destination.
Rotorua Charities Receive Money from Charity House Sale
Five Rotorua charities received a share of $18,000 today as the proceeds from the Toi Ohomai Charity House sale were given out at a lunch at the Mokoia campus.
Student Speedster About To Take On World In Downhill MTB
Toi Ohomai student Tuhoto-Airki Pene heads to Europe later this month to compete in two World Cup events as part of the downhill mountain biking world circuit.