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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Staff, students and community compete in 'Mini-Olympics' 

Dozens of staff, students and community members competed in a range of sports for the annual Rockhampton Campus 'Mini-Olympics' on the weekend. Photographer Peter Lawrence was on hand to record the action.

PhotoID:12277, Competitors ham it up before the 'Mini-Olympics'
Competitors ham it up before the 'Mini-Olympics'

Results were as follows, courtesy of Robyn Bailey at the Student Support Centre:


1st - ITD

2nd  - CQU students

3rd - the Rocky Smackers


1st - Alex B's team

2nd - CQUni International

3rd - Mixed


1st - Singh's team

2nd - AWX

3rd Aussie DERMites

Table Tennis

1st - Aussie DERMites

2nd - Leo and Peng

3rd - Tu'amelie and Jenny Koefed


1st - Leo and Derek

2nd - Kazi and Azad

3rd - Mehrul and Imran


1st - Jenny Koefed

2nd - Aussie DERMites


1st - Joesph Alley

2nd - Daniel

3rd - Cedric


1st Filipino (1)

2nd CQUni Gym Team

3rd Filipino (2)


Harish and Keiran

Peter and Daniel

Mini Duathlon

1st - Jason

2nd - Greg

3rd - Grace and Emilia