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Sam’s novel win

Congratulations to Sam Carmody for winning this year’s Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction for his first novel, The Windy Season. The prize is open to to first and second novels. The prize is run by the Melbourne bookshops and Sam receives $3000. Guest judge Christos Tsiol
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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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NT Prison Education Program going from strength to strength

Mr. Kevin Raby, Superintendent & General Manager speaking at the Darwin Correctional Precinct graduation   Prisoners from the Northern Territory’s Darwin and Alice Springs Correctional Centres are graduating at an increasing rate with real-world training qualifications. Batch
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Creative writing students going ‘Beneath The Surface’

L-R: Lance Verburg, Batchelor Institute lecturer Samuel Carmody, Courtney Collins and Vincent Forrester at the Darwin Sailing Club. Last month, Batchelor Institute creative writing students Vincent Forrester and Lance Verburg attended a two-day workshop in Darwin with internationally
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Lecturer Joins Ranks of Batchelor Institute Academics

Batchelor Institute creative writing lecturer Sam Carmody has recently completed his doctoral thesis, joining the ranks of academics in the Batchelor Institute’s Higher Education division. His thesis on Western Australian literature was recommended by examiners for a prestigious
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Program Empowering Young Mums to Get Back to School

The Young Mums Strong Mums students during a visit to Batchelor Institute’s campus   Young mothers in Palmerston are being given the opportunity to continue with their education as a part of the Young Mothers Strong Mothers program. Offering a range of services, Young Mothe
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Batchelor Institute a Finalist for Australian Training Awards

Batchelor Institute staff Paul Tolley, Kim Davis, Isabel Osuna-Gatty, Gary Haslett, Deputy CEO Dorothy Morrison, CEO Robert Somerville AM and NT Treasurer Nicole Manison MLA after winning the NT Training Provider of the Year   Batchelor Institute for Indigenous Tertiary Education
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