Welcome to our update for education alumni, where we share news and opportunities for our education graduates.
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Cindy Emmett works in the coal mining industry and specialises in draglines, shovels, underground mining and corporate mining through operational readiness. Passionate about the promotion of women in a male-dominated industry, Ms Emmett is an advocate for the importance of flexible work arrangements.
Cindy attended university as a mature-age student and single mum to four boys. In 2010 she graduated with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering with Distinction. While at university she received an Anglo American scholarship for her excellence in academic achievements and received the Greg Garrick Award for the most outstanding scholarship recipient.
Cindy delivered the Occasional Address at the Mackay Graduation Ceremony on Thursday 9 May 2019.Continue reading Occasional address: Ms Cindy Emmett
CQUniversity’s highly relevant, quality research has been recognised in two rankings, demonstrating the difference it’s making to the communities we serve.Continue reading Outstanding Research, Quality Outcomes
Get advice, coaching and career preparation from the people who have been there before you. Did you know CQUni has an online mentoring tool which connects students and alumni (graduates) for one-on-one career conversations?
“I had a great interaction with my mentor – they were helpful, kind and willing to share the skills and experience to help me.”– Student Mentee
So why do you need an alumni mentor?
After fantastic results from the 2018 program, 30 Minutes a Month is back bigger and better than ever. Our trial run in 2018 went so well we’re bringing it back again in 2019, along with a host of changes in response to feedback from our 2018 participants.
Late last year we asked you to complete the Barometer of Alumni Sentiment survey to tell us what you want from your alumni program. We are extremely grateful that over 1500 alumni took the opportunity to shape the future of the alumni program.
Hi, I’m Dimitri – CQUniversity alumnus and now, a Financial Adviser.
Surviving on a student budget is tough (trust me, I’ve been there!). If you haven’t already, check out my blog on how to plan and prepare financially for life as a student.
Once you’ve done that, keep reading for my top 20 tips to save money (in ways you may not have thought of before!)…