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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'He hits, she hits' seminar screened throughout Australia 

Video-links will help extend the potential audience for a FREE seminar about 'experiences of domestic violence', to be presented by researcher and educator Dr Michael Flood* ... from 2.30pm-3.30pm on Friday, December 9.

This 'He hits, she hits' seminar assessing debates about whether domestic violence is 'gender-equal' is being hosted by the Queensland Centre for Domestic and Family Violence Research, based at CQUniversity Mackay.

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Dr Michael Flood

Video-links will be available at sites in Thursday Island, Cairns, Townsville, Rockhampton, Bundaberg, Gladstone, Emerald, Noosa, Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Sydney and Melbourne.

Registration can be done online via http://www.noviolence.com.au/ with details via 07 4940 7875 or r.viljoen@cqu.edu.au

* Dr Michael Flood is a researcher and educator who has made a significant contribution to both scholarship on and community understanding of violence against women. He has published a wide variety of papers on violence against women, men's roles in prevention, and a range of other topics. Dr Flood also is a trainer, community educator and activist. He has worked with sporting organisations, community services, and governments, participated in international expert meetings, and contributed to social change campaigns.