Calling Change Champions: Don’t miss this paid opportunity

CQUniversity is currently recruiting for Change Champion Ambassadors at our Sydney and Mackay study locations. This may be your opportunity to make a difference, create an impact and influence the community in which we live.

Why should you apply…

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Part 3: Why you should apply for Global Voices

Part 3: Why you should apply

Why not apply? Who knows how far you will go!

CQUniversity is a sponsor of Global Voices, a not-for-profit that identifies and develops the next generation of Australian leaders by providing practical experience in foreign policy and international relations. With the opportunity to apply to attend multiple forums including; United Nations, OECD, World Bank, IMF, APEC, and G20. Continue reading Part 3: Why you should apply for Global Voices

The start of my career at CQUniversity

My name is Emily McCahon and I am Bachelor of Medical Sonography and Graduate Diploma of Medical Sonography student. I first became aware of CQUniversity’s Medical Sonography course from a careers’ advisor in 2014. I was halfway through my second year of a three-year Health Science course at Latrobe, however, I was driven by the opportunity to study ultrasound and applied straight away. I honestly was not expecting to be successful in my application, but to my delight, I was accepted. Continue reading The start of my career at CQUniversity

Three reasons why you should complete the SES

CQUniversity is again participating in the national Student Experience Survey (SES). If you’re currently studying, check your student email account to see if you’ve been selected as part of the sample.

We strongly encourage students to participate in this voluntary survey.

Here’s why…

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My story: A Sri Lankan student living in Australia

Sri Lanka flag

Calling another country “home”, whether temporarily or permanently is very challenging. The decision to move to Brisbane was not an easy one. It took me a lot of courage, spending many days and nights contemplating if it is truly the right decision.

Having been here over 8 months, I can confidently say that it has been a good decision.

If one were to guess what happens in a day in the life of an international student from Sri Lanka, what do you reckon your guess would be?

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A day in life of an International Student from Brazil in Sydney

Sydney CQUniversity campus

Studying a University course can take a long time to complete, so it is important that you do not need to keep your whole living in Australia only for studies, it is possible to have a lot of fun in one of the best countries in the world!

As a student from Brazil who has just completed studying the Graduate Diploma of Business Administration at CQUniversity Sydney campus, I will show you a typical day of my life, it will be during the semester and a weekday.

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The Who and Why

I am Luke Sondergeld, I am a Diploma of Nursing student and serve on the CQUniversity Student Representative Council, the Student Participation and Retention Committee, and I am a strong advocate of leaving everywhere you go better than when you found it. I am spearheading a Peer Assistance Study program for Students so that they can be assisted with getting through the course of their choice, I believe in supporting and assisting students who request and need the help. Continue reading The Who and Why

How to win a place at the 2017 Student Leadership Conference

The annual Student Leadership Conference is a life-changing event that will boost your energy, inspire action, and ignite your passion for social innovation. This year’s program will feature guest speakers including Naomi Arnold and Tara Diversi, and include empowering workshops. It’s also a great opportunity to network with fellow CQUni students and staff.

Interested in attending? CQUni will be sponsoring two students per region to attend the conference. Here’s how you can win a place… Continue reading How to win a place at the 2017 Student Leadership Conference

Shining with SUN

Zali Garioch SUN

My name is Zali Garioch and I am currently 17 years old. I graduated from Mirani State High School in 2016 and I commenced full-time study at CQUniversity in 2017. I participated in the Start Uni Now (SUN) course during 2015 and 2016 and successfully completed a total of four Bachelor of Education (Secondary) units. I found out about SUN whilst at school during a presentation by CQUniversity. Continue reading Shining with SUN

How to find a Student Mentor

Are you new to CQUni? First of all, congratulations and welcome to the CQUni student community. Now is the time you might start to feel both nervous and excited about your first term as a uni student, and might be wondering what student life is really like, and what to expect along the way.

This is where our dedicated group of Student Mentors can help! Keep reading to learn about how to connect with a Student Mentor and get prepared for your first term.

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