EDUCATION

Garma kicks off with focus on education

Garma 2016 will kick off with a day-long Education Fair to promote the importance of sharing knowledge and a commitment to life-long learning. Yothu Yindi...

Arrow helps Christie’s wishes come true

Arrow Energy has awarded university scholarships to 20 Indigenous students at five of Queensland’s leading universities. The recipients are the latest members of the Arrow...

Coal deal stokes Rachel’s ambitions

An agreement between Wyong Coal and Guringai Tribal Link Aboriginal Corporation (Guringai TLAC) is delivering increased educational opportunities for the NSW Central Coast indigenous...

Cape York classroom welcomes mums, bubs in Australian first

The Cape York Girl Academy has welcomed its first teenage students – and their babies – in an Australian first that brings young Indigenous...

Crowdfunding push to stem Indigenous brain drain

The University of Newcastle has launch its first crowdfunding campaign to create an Indigenous Science Communication scholarship. The scholarship will enable an Indigenous university student to...

Doctor Jack’s AIME is to get real results

One of the nation’s most enterprising millennials, Jack Manning Bancroft, will be made an Honorary Doctor of the University of South Australia this week...

Robots arrive in downtown Wellington

Indigenous students from the NSW rural community of Wellington have been the first to take part in the 2016 Flint Program, an initiative developed by...

Sydney Uni’s jolly good Fellows

A unique accelerator program aimed at kick-starting the careers of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander academics at the University of Sydney is now underway,...

VTEC grads on Cloud Nine

Mining giant FMG has unveiled its first Vocational Training and Employment Centre (VTEC) graduates of 2016, with 11 of them bound for the company’s...

Mapping the past – and the future

Australian Catholic University’s first Indigenous PhD staff scholarship holder, Dr Bindi Bennett, has graduated at a ceremony in Sydney. Dr Bennett, one of five recipients...

California here I come

Dr Kathryn Gilbey has won a 2016 Fulbright Scholarship to the US, where she will develop collaborations with Chicana women and other First Nation’s...
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