RUN takes next step with new website
Published on 13 Mar, 2012Media Contact: Media wishing to be part of the launch presentation and unable to be at USQ Toowoomba Allison Dickson Lecture Theatre at 11am (Qld time) on Thursday March 15 can teleconference to the website launch by phoning 07 - 4690 3022
For Immediate Release
As a founding member of the Regional Universities Network, CQUniversity has welcomed RUN's new website launched this week.
Six of Australia's regional universities recently announced the formation of this collaborative university network to boost the profile of regional tertiary education.
As well as CQUniversity, the foundation members include Southern Cross University, University of Ballarat, University of New England, University of Southern Queensland and University of the Sunshine Coast.
LINK HERE to reach the new RUN website (available after the 11am launch today) which has been developed using input from all six of the member universities.
The launch of the dedicated website will greatly assist the Regional Universities Network:
1. To provide policy advice to government, particularly with regard to tertiary education and regional development.
2. To strengthen and promote the contributions of regional universities to regional and national development.
3. To build institutional capacity and sustainability through the sharing of best practice in educational delivery, training, research and organisational management, particularly with reference to regional contexts.