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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CQUni graduate in new nursing leadership role 

Congratulations to Karen Wade, the new District Director of Nursing for the Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service...

Ms Wade was previously Director of Nursing for Mater Mackay for 21 years, after working her way up the ranks from a junior nurse role. She also spent 12 months as Mater's Executive Director of Nursing for the region including Rockhampton and Mackay.

Among her range of health qualifications, Ms Wade has a Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing) degree from CQUniversity. Her mother, three aunts and sister were all nurses too.

PhotoID:14943, Karen Wade - Photo courtesty CQHHS
Karen Wade - Photo courtesty CQHHS