Tag: Southern Institute of Technology

SIT Students Joint Project With I.C.C.
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SIT Students Joint Project With I.C.C.

News Desk - Dec 29, 2019

Three Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) international students have just completed a collaboration project for the Invercargill City Council. The Graduate Diploma in Engineering students, under the…

Women Excelling In Trades At SIT
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Women Excelling In Trades At SIT

News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

The Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) held the Award Ceremony on Tuesday evening, December 3 at the Civic Theatre in Invercargill, with many women receiving awards for…

Business as Usual at The Southern Institute of Technology
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Business as Usual at The Southern Institute of Technology

News Desk - Sep 11, 2019

Despite confirmation that New Zealand’s 16 polytechnics will merge into a single entity in 2020, it is business as usual at the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT)…

The Damning Government Assessment Of Hipkin’s Reforms
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The Damning Government Assessment Of Hipkin’s Reforms

News Desk - Aug 09, 2019

Have a look at Pages 74, 75, 76 of the TEC advice on the Government’s mega-merger of vocational training. Here’s what they say are the inherent likelihood…

‘Gloves Off’ As Southland Leaders Fight Govt Over SIT Polytechnic Merger
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‘Gloves Off’ As Southland Leaders Fight Govt Over SIT Polytechnic Merger

News Desk - Aug 01, 2019

Invercargill leaders are upset with the government's decision to merge the country's polytechnics, saying it will kill off Southland's already successful model. Stand up for SIT campaign…

SIT To Be Merged With Other Institutes
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SIT To Be Merged With Other Institutes

News Desk - Aug 01, 2019

The government will merge SIT - Southern Institute of Technology with  15 other polytechnics into a single institute next year and replace all 11 industry training organisations…

Matariki Part of Re-O Week Celebrations at SIT
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Matariki Part of Re-O Week Celebrations at SIT

News Desk - Jul 05, 2019

The Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) is proud to announce the inaugural celebration of the Maori New Year, Matariki, at its campus in Invercargill. This will be…

Penny Simmonds New Chair Of Community Trust South
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Penny Simmonds New Chair Of Community Trust South

News Desk - Jul 02, 2019

Community Trust South has today announced the appointment of Penny Simmonds as the new chair of Community Trust South. Simmonds takes over as the trust’s chair position…

Is The End Nigh For SIT As We Know It?
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Is The End Nigh For SIT As We Know It?

News Desk - Jun 22, 2019

It's looking likely that the Government is about to shank Southern Institute of Technology and merge it into a new bureaucratic entity called New Zealand Institute of…

Stand Up For SIT Submissions Lodged
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Stand Up For SIT Submissions Lodged

News Desk - Apr 05, 2019

This afternoon, the Stand Up For SIT campaign lodged more than 700 submissions on the Reform of Vocational Education. The Reform of Vocational Education is a series…