2014 welcome: New students are welcomed to Windermere Campus yesterday with a pōwhiri held at Pomare Marae at the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic
The University of Waikato, Tauranga, formally welcomed new students to Windermere Campus yesterday with a pōwhiri held at Pomare Marae at the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic.
Windermere students will be studying towards degrees in Teaching, Social Science and Social Work at the Windermere Campus. Students based at the Polytechnic’s Bongard Centre who are studying Business and Computing will be having their official orientation later this week. Diploma in Law students had their orientation last week.
Students will be continuing the celebrations during this week’s orientation, which includes campus and faculty tours and academic workshops. Numerous games and lunchtime activities are also being held in conjunction with the Polytechnic, where students commenced study last week.