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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Language leader a guest speaker for Melbourne graduation 

Language leader Jane Munro AM is guest speaker for 139 graduates at CQUniversity's ceremony in Melbourne this week.

The Associate Professor is currently Head of College at International House, a residential college of the University of Melbourne, and has had a career of leadership in languages and education.

PhotoID:13132, Associate Professor Jane Munro AM
Associate Professor Jane Munro AM

Jane is also active in public life, most recently as the Convenor of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation National Advisory Council and earlier as the Convenor of the Victoria Women's Council.

Graduates who will witness her address include PhD researcher Karen Lawrence, whose thesis is on power, democracy and decision-making in coastal development, and Campus Director Award recipients Dishala Sewwandi Thenuwara (Bachelor of Accounting) and Saikiran Reddy Likki (Master of Information Systems).

LINK also to Dishala accounts for herself, Saikiran masters his course