Indigenous people in higher education


Young leaders score in NAIDOC awards

USQ Fraser Coast students Tor-quaisia Robe-Broome and Kassandra Waia have been honoured in the 2015 Fraser Coast NAIDOC Week Awards. Ms Robe-Broome, who completed the Indigenous Higher Education Pathways Program (IHEPP) in Semester 1, 2015,…

Knowledge a key to Reconciliation

  “Knowledge is power. If we’ve got the knowledge we can discuss anything we wish.” Those were the words of University of Southern Queensland’s Elders and Valued Person Advisory group representative Uncle Ian Wheeler as the…
Aboriginal father and son

This land is our land - federal court declares native title

CHEERS and tears of jubilation filled a temporary federal court room on Fraser Island yesterday (October 24, 2014) as Justice Berna Collier officially recognised the Butchulla people as the island's native title holders. It was an emotional…