CAUL Advisory Committees

Internationalisation and the Student Experience | Academic Calls

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Internationalisation and the Student Experience. Posted on September 5, 2013 by Jackie Cawkwell. Call for abstracts (deadline 30th September). Date: Wednesday 18th December 2013. Location: Plymouth University.

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NIRS : National Indigenous Radio Service

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The National Indigenous Radio Service Limited NIRS is a national satellite program delivery service which distributes news and programs to Indigenous radio stations.

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Lowitja Institute

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The Lowitja Institute, Australia’s National Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research, is an innovative research body that brings together Aboriginal organisations, academic institutions and government agencies to facilitate collaborative, evidence-based research into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health.

The Institute will host the Cooperative Research Centre for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (CRCATSIH) until June 2014.

The Lowitja Institute is dedicated to:

Working with Australia’s leading health research institutions, policymakers and community organisations to ensure world-class health research is targeted at areas where it can have the most impact in improving the health and lives of Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.Ensuring that research outcomes are disseminated widely through knowledge exchange, and that promising interventions identified by research are implemented and evaluated.Collaborating with Australian educational/training organisations to support the expansion of a professional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health – and health research – workforce.

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Cuts to higher education funding threaten Indigenous enrolments …

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The National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) welcomes the news last week from the office of Minister for Higher Education Senator Kim Carr that a record number of Indigenous students are now attending university.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander participation

A new advisory council made up of education and business leaders has been tasked with doubling the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students attending university.

For more information, please visit the following article: Experts to help double Indigenous university participation

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