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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Honeywood speaks at memorial lecture, India in spotlight 

Executive Director of the International Education Association of Australia Phil Honeywood will be the guest speaker at the 2012 Dr Martand Joshi Lecture at CQUniversity Melbourne on March 28...

Mr Honeywood, a former Victorian Minister for Tertiary Education and Training and Multicultural Affairs, will present the lecture titled India - Three Waves of Migration to Australia: Lessons Learnt/Pointers to the Future.

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Phil Honeywood
The annual lecture program has been established to recognise the contribution made by Dr Joshi in promoting international education, intercultural learning and understanding in Australia.

The late Dr Joshi was well regarded for his work in the fields of geochemistry, mineralogy, crystallography and petrology. He was also renowned for his understanding of and associations with numerous cultural, religious, professional and community organisations in his role as Honorary Consul of India in Victoria.

For more details about the lecture contact Sue Robison via s.robinson@mel.cqu.edu.au .