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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University Book Club's latest focus is 'The Book Thief' 

The University Book Club's latest reading is The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak and new members are welcome at the next meeting from 5.30pm on Monday, June 17.

The club meets at the top level of the CQUniversity Library on Rockhampton Campus and meetings usually end around 7pm.


The meetings up until the end of the year are: 
July 15: Christina Stead, The Man Who Loved Children
August 19: Julian Barnes, The Sense of an Ending
Sept 16: Janette Turner Hospital, Charades
Oct 21: Participants' choice
Nov 18: Anna Funder, All That I Am

Spare copies of the book will be held at the main desk of the library and the books can also be purchased at a discount at the University bookstore on campus.
Details are available from Susan Yates via 0410 878 536 or syates57@hotmail.com .

"We are a friendly group and we do not expect that members should necessarily have read the entire book for the month," Susan says. "At our last meeting, one person had not read Cloudstreet by Tim Winton, but she still enjoyed our discussion."