Shannon is a very eager learner. With several degrees under her belt, including Social Work, Sociology, Psychology and Arts, Shannon is proof personified that no obstacle is too great. Clearly CQUniversity has shown her that you can be what you want to be if you put your mind to it.
What was a recent highlight of your life?
Recently completing my Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree.
What is the best thing about CQUni?
Meeting new people, making good relationships with staff and the campuses are wheelchair accessible, whereas many other places are not.
Are you a CQUni alumnus? If so, what did you graduate in?
I actually have degrees in Social Work, Psychology, an Arts degree in Sociology, and an Honours degree in Arts (Sociology).
What is your favourite film or book of all time?
Forrest Gump, because he overcomes many challenges and never gives up. He helps everybody he can and has a heart of gold.
The weekend is free – what would you do?
Sit down with a good cup of coffee and a good book.
What is the luckiest/unluckiest thing that has happened to you?
Luckiest thing: flying back to Australia just three days before the major earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Which country in the world would you most like to visit?
Japan, because I know the language and would like to use those skills.