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Future Leaders Shine at Graduation

L-R: Nerida Riley (Alice Springs NT), Michael Roberts (Adelaide SA) and Shirley Turner (Sandy Bore NT) At the recent Batchelor Institute graduation ceremony at the Desert People’s Centre Campus in Alice Springs we celebrated the 100th person to graduate from the Preparation for
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Aboriginal Activist Tackles Judicial Racism in New Book

Dr Stephen Hagan, a Kullilli traditional owner of southwest Queensland and Senior Director of Alliance Management at Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education, has published a scathing review of racism and bigotry ingrained within the judicial system and taken aim at judges
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Visual Arts Students Centre Stage at DAAF Fashion Show

Batchelor Institute students and staff designs at DAAF’s Country to Couture Fashion Show. Images: Chelsea Heaney   The work of visual art students and lecturers at the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education was showcased at the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair’s Cou
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Yirrkala Community Celebrates Graduation

R: The graduating class of Yirrkala at the 2017 graduation ceremony with community, NT Government and Batchelor Institute representatives. Image:Darren O’Dwyer The remote community of Yirrkala has celebrated the achievements of forty graduates, who have completed a range of courses at
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Record Timor-Leste Graduates in NT Education Program

SenaiNT graduates at the July 2017 ceremony (Image: Chelsea Heaney)   Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education, in partnership with the Northern Territory Department of Education, is expanding its cross-cultural education overseas, helping to develop vital English lan
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Media Student Excels in National Broadcast

Nazareth Alfred (left) was an instrumental part of the national live broadcast for NAIDOC Week   Batchelor Institute media student Nazareth Alfred was a part of the National Indigenous Television (NITV) team that broadcast live the National NAIDOC Awards from Cairns to viewers ac
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NAIDOC Week Kicks Off in Cairns

  Celebrations for this year’s NAIDOC Week kicked off in Cairns over the weekend, with the National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony recognising ten outstanding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians for their achievements and contributions to their community. Batchelor Institut
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First Nations Digital Language Archive Launched

  An exciting new website and digitisation project for collecting and archiving of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander language materials has been launched at Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education June 29th. Known as the CALL Collection and jointly managed by Bat
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Culture Celebrated at NT Graduation

The Djilpin Arts dancers at the Batchelor Graduation Ceremony 2017   The achievements of students from the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education were celebrated at the year’s largest graduation ceremony on June 15th 2017. 313 individual graduates had 350 awar
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New Book Brings Arrernte Bird Stories to Life

  “Iwenhenge the pipe nhenhe mpwareke apele, ayenge ampe putyelenge amangkeke. Thipe nhenhe mapeke akaltye-irremele akngerrapate mapele iletyarte awemele – arrpenheme, kere anwerne-kenhe, arrpenhe mape anwerne arlkwentye akngerre kwenye arle. My reason why I made this book was th
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