News & Events

News and Events at Whitireia New Zealand.
  • Whitireia School of Music presents: Jazz

    24 June 2016

    Whitireia School of Music students will be presenting a jazz showcase tonight at Public in Wellington, 7-9pm.

  • Te Whare Matoro

    04 June 2016

    Something for the long weekend. Te Whare Matoro at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa will see ten teams from around the country perform a fusion of traditional Kapahaka and contemporary entertainment.

  • Whitireia supports World No Tobacco Day

    01 June 2016

    Whitireia Bachelor of Nursing Pacific tutor Loma-Linda Tasi has been doing extraordinary work in smoking cessation research, both in New Zealand and across the Pacific.

  • World-Class Creative Learning Centre Launched in Wellington

    25 May 2016

    Wellington’s creative community is set to benefit from the build of a new $22.5 million campus which will produce more than 1000 graduates each year to support New Zealand’s flourishing film, creative technology and applied arts industries.

  • Thirty for 30: First permanent building

    20 May 2016

    As part of our 30 year celebrations, join us for Thirty for 30, a series of 30 stories highlighting many of the key events in the history of Whitireia. This week, the construction of our first permanent building.

  • Visiting Canadian students celebrate International Nursing Day at Whitireia

    13 May 2016

    A group of six students and two tutors from the nursing programme at Canada’s Camosun College will celebrate International Nurses Day today in Porirua.

  • Strong industry support for new ICT Graduate School in Wellington

    04 May 2016

    New Zealand’s top players in the ICT industry turned out in force tonight (Tuesday 3 May) at the launch the Wellington ICT Graduate School.

  • International Dance Day: Whitireia student tours Europe with acclaimed dance company

    30 April 2016

    Whitireia Performing Arts student Nazerene Paea will perform today with New Zealand/Samoa choreographer Lemi Ponifasio’s dance company, MAU, at a UNESCO event in Paris to mark International Dance Day 2016.

  • Whitireia lecturer using 3D technology to recreate ANZAC chess set

    27 April 2016

    Whitireia design lecturer Alice Moore is hoping to finally complete the chess set carved by her great-grandfather during World War One by using 3D printing technology to recreate the piece he lost after he was wounded in battle.

  • World Book Day

    23 April 2016

    This Saturday, 23 April, is officially World Book Day, so we thought it was the perfect time to highlight the work of an author from Escalator Press, an imprint set up by the Whitireia Creative Writing programme.


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