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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Young IT student is first international to head Association 

Komalpreet Kaur, who goes by the name Kim, is well equipped as the first international student to become President of the CQUniversity Student Association.

She's young, she's tech-savvy and she's proud to be a 'people person'.

PhotoID:13831, Komalpreet (Kim) Kaur during a visit to Rockhampton Campus
Komalpreet (Kim) Kaur during a visit to Rockhampton Campus

Kim is a keen singer and was captain of her school dance team when she was living in the Punjab region of India.

Leaving her school days behind, she moved to Sydney to live with her Australian-resident brother and enrolled at CQUniversity Sydney to pursue an interest in computing.

Having completed a foundation program, she's now enrolled in an IT degree and aspires to learn about software coding.

She is looking forward to leading a team of board members representing all students throughout the CQUniversity network.

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