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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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Leading researchers converge in Central Australia

Barbara Napanangka Martin from Yuendumu School speaking at Knowledge Intersections   Prominent researchers and academics gathered at the Desert Peoples Centre in Alice Springs to highlight and share the innovative and ground-breaking research coming out of central Australia. Batc
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Welcome Dr Jillian Marsh

  Dr Jillian Marsh has joined Batchelor Institute as the Graduate School Director. Dr Marsh is an Aboriginal woman of Adnyamathanha descent and member of the Yura community of the Northern Flinders Ranges in South Australia. She brings with her a wealth of knowledge across severa
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Batchelor Institute Celebrates Record Number of Graduates

The Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education will celebrate a record number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander graduates this year at its ceremony on June 2nd. The ceremony at the Batchelor campus will celebrate the achievements of 360 graduates across 34 qualificati
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New Directions

Photo credit: Steve Gumerungi Hodder-Watt Indigenous students from New South Wales are travelling to the Northern Territory to turn their academic dreams into reality thanks to a program designed to prepare them for success at university. Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Edu
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New cactus weed found in Alice Springs

Students of the Conservation and Land Management course undertaking studies with Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education have recorded the location of a new cactus weed species previously unrecorded in the Northern Territory. A survey of bushland in Alice Springs found th
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Iltyem-iltyem: a new resource for Indigenous sign languages of Central Australia

Photo by David Hancock Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education is proud to launch an online resource of Central Australian sign languages, available at iltyemiltyem.com/sign/. This project is a partnership between Batchelor Institute, the Ti Tree community language team,
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Governor-General Shines a Light on Batchelor Institute’s Community of Learning and Teaching

On 19 August, the Governor-General, Her Excellency the Honourable Quentin Bryce AC CVO visited the Batchelor  campus. Batchelor Institute Director, Mr Adrian Mitchell, said “the visit was a unique opportunity to showcase the work of the Institute as Australia’s leading Indigenous educ
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The lightning for others to follow

Families, friends and classmates of students from the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education gathered together to celebrate their achievements at the 2013 graduation ceremony held at Battery Hill Mining Centre, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory on 13 August 2013. As stud
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Inspiring future students

Bernadine Hooker, Batchelor Institute graduate in Education Support 2013, has put a photo of herself receiving her award on the wall of the Grade 3 & 4 classroom she works in. After explaining to the students the significance of the event she told them it doesn’t matter how old yo
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