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Ara takes adult learning to Ashburton and Oamaru

Ara takes adult learning to Ashburton and Oamaru

26 Sep 2016

Free, flexible computing programmes will be available from 10 October at Ara Ashburton Campus and 17 October...

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Qualification brings new opportunities for experienced engineer

Qualification brings new opportunities for experienced engineer

23 Sep 2016

At 49, engineer Quentin Rowe is proof that it’s never too late to upskill....

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Mars stars in school holiday programmes

Mars stars in school holiday programmes

22 Sep 2016

Mission to Mars fires imaginations at Ara...

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Waka takes to Lyttelton Harbour powered by He Toki

Waka takes to Lyttelton Harbour powered by He Toki

22 Sep 2016

For many He Toki students, their experience of traditional waka today is a first....

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New public art for Ara: Collidescape

New public art for Ara: Collidescape

16 Sep 2016

Vowels will collide on a glass canvas on the new Te Kei building at Ara Institute of...

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Ara set to bring more international students to Timaru

Ara set to bring more international students to Timaru

16 Sep 2016

Ara has been awarded $24,000 to develop the Japanese education market by Education New Zealand’s International Education...

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Four Timaru students hired by Disney

Four Timaru students hired by Disney

13 Sep 2016

Disney in Orlando is the destination in January for four Ara Timaru International Tourism students. Emma Webb,...

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First students of Ara/UC health qualification to graduate

First students of Ara/UC health qualification to graduate

12 Sep 2016

Nurse Eleanor Stronach is among the 387 people graduating in person at the Ara Spring Graduation ceremony...

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Rugby Canada benefits from Ara student

Rugby Canada benefits from Ara student

09 Sep 2016

Bachelor of Applied Science Sport and Exercise student Callum Morris, at the age of 23, has already...

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Inspiring Māori trades tutor commended - twice

Inspiring Māori trades tutor commended - twice

07 Sep 2016

Not one to seek out recognition, He Toki ki te Rika carpentry tutor Jim Keenan, finds himself...

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