Category: Featured

Featuring our best stories and articles.

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The VC agrees: Alex Bhatti is a rising Early Career Academic and highly regarded by her students

Just this past week Alex Bhatti was awarded not one, but two Vice Chancellor Learning and Teaching awards, in the categories of “student-nominated” and “early career". In this article Alex shares how she caters for student diversity and engages students...

/ 25 November, 2019
Associate Professor Matt Bower receives award from VC 2019. Photo by Mike Catabay for LIH

2019 Winners Announced: Vice-Chancellor’s Learning and Teaching Awards

Congratulations to our 2019 L&T award winners - read how they motivate and inspire students to succeed.

/ 21 November, 2019

Let’s elevate authentic Project Based Learning!

Vertical Integrated project base learning (vPBL) as vehicle for authentic learning and transferability skill development. Students solve real engineering in teams to develop employability skills.

/ 18 November, 2019
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3 ways to look at job uncertainty differently

Given the general unease and negative lens often applied to large shifts in organisational direction, I'm compelled to share, and attempt to take, a more Stoic approach to the situation.

/ 13 November, 2019

Dr Mira Strkalj on the success of the B.ClinSci under her stewardship as Co-Director

Mira has helped to create a vibrant, student-centred, system based anatomy curriculum within BClinSc. The integrated study of the human body reinforces a sense of gratitude and respect to those who have donated their body for medical education. As she...

/ 13 November, 2019
Academic Senate October 2019

Academic Senate Top 5, October 2019

On Tuesday 22 October we held an Academic Senate meeting. For a quick run-down, check out the Top 5 items discussed at the meeting.

/ 10 November, 2019

Engaging Students with Opportunity

The Pro Vice Chancellor (Programs and Pathways) along with the Widening Participation Unit hosted a second HEPPP Lunch and Learn workshop for 2019, to connect our community of practice with exploring the challenges and opportunities faced by students from disadvantaged...

/ 4 November, 2019
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Studio shots for MQ staff

Have a LinkedIn profile and need to update your profile picture?

/ 30 October, 2019