CQUniversity Australia

Engaging Indigenous people within Higher Ed

CQUniversity's Office of Indigenous Engagement recently hosted a visit from the Oodgeroo Unit of Queensland University of Technology (QUT), at Rockhampton Campus.

Professor Anita Lee Hong, Director of the Oodgeroo Unit, and Lone Pearce, Project Officer, met with Office of Indigenous Engagement staff to discuss employment issues and best practice models for engaging Indigenous people within the higher education sector, including governance matters.

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CQUni Mackay says innovation will drive suburb of Ooralea 

CQUniversity Mackay says the sort of innovation demonstrated by its new student accommodation project will help drive development of the surrounding suburb, as updated design guidelines for Ooralea are now being released by Mackay Regional Council...

LINK for the The Ooralea Local Plan Urban Design Principles document

Head of Campus Professor Pierre Viljoen welcomed news that Hutchinson Builders has won Master Builders Mackay & Whitsunday Housing & Construction Awards 2011 Project of the Year for the CQUni Mackay Student Accommodation Project.

PhotoID:11605, A perspective of the Mackay student accommodation
A perspective of the Mackay student accommodation

He said the clever pre-fabrication construction techniques demonstrated the sort of innovation and eco-friendly ideas that would fit well with other developments planned for the suburb.

PhotoID:11606, LINK for a larger image
LINK for a larger image