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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Performer and entrepreneur addresses Melbourne graduates 

Performer and entrepreneur Tania de Jong AM this week delivered the guest address to graduates at CQUniversity Melbourne's ceremony...

Tania de Jong was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in June 2008 for service to the arts and through the establishment and development of music and arts enrichment programs for schools and communities. 

PhotoID:11354, Guest speaker Tania de Jong AM
Guest speaker Tania de Jong AM
Her address was witnessed by 191 graduates from almost 20 different nationalities.

Master of Information Technology (with Distinction) graduate Sandeep Gill delivered the response on behalf of the graduates. Sandeep won the Melbourne Campus Director's Award.

The ceremony was held at the Hilton on the Park in East Melbourne.