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Academic honoured with Indigenous doctorate

Caption: From left: Dr Wendy Ludwig, Batchelor Institute Council Chair Professor Mark Rose and WINU Professor Boni Robertson. Story: Charles Darwin University Image: Batchelor Institute. A Charles Darwin University academic has become the first Territorian to be conferred with an hono
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Tertiary Success in Action

Preparation for Tertiary Success (PTS) is a university preparation course for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. It is designed to help people develop the skills, knowledge and confidence needed to succeed at university. To find out how PTS is achieving these aims we spoke
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BIITE helps Cyclone Marcus clean-up

Recently 16 participants from Ironbark Aboriginal Corporation and 2 ILE lecturers enrolled in the FPICOT2239A Trim and cut felled trees unit conducted by Batchelor Institute. The short course was delivered over a period of two days at the Batchelor Campus. The participants were requir
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We Always Stay

Seven Aboriginal teachers from remote central Australian communities have documented their education journeys in We Always Stay, which was launched by CLC director David Ross, an early champion of the WETT, on the 22nd March at the Central Land Council. The teachers, all women, have a
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Educators deliver orientation workshop in Lao

Story and image courtesy of CDU College of Education Professor Sue Shore has returned home from Lao where she co-delivered an orientation program to a group of teachers, who later this year will visit the Northern Territory on a professional study tour. Professor Shore and Batchelor I
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Thumbs up for Barunga

L-R Evelyn Schaber, Batchelor Institute Arts and Humanities Director, Dilan Thompson, Sommer Meadows, Roper Gulf Regional Council Students in the remote Indigenous community of Barunga are getting a hands-on education in machinery operating. The three months course, being delivered by
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Kapooka bound

This year for the first time Batchelor Institute have worked alongside the Army to deliver not one but two Army Indigenous Development Programs. In July, we were able to graduate 31 trainees and with our latest Graduation ceremony last week, we celebrated the success of 15 more traine
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Tertiary Success in Action – PTS and Beyond

2017 PTS students Preparation for Tertiary Success (PTS) is a university preparation course for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. It is designed to help people develop the skills, knowledge and confidence needed to succeed at university. To find out how PTS is achieving th
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Alice Springs Prison Education Program continues record growth

Batchelor Institute’s Acting Director of Arts and Humanities Ms Evelyn Schaber with graduates Aileen Adamson (left), Toni Leigh Harbas (centre) Completions of educational qualifications at the Alice Springs Correctional Centre have once again risen to new and record-breaking heights.
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BIITE welcomes International Adjunct to Research Division

Associate Professor Michelle Hogue joins an already impressive list of Adjuncts supporting the Batchelor Institute Research Division. Michelle is a person of Métis heritage, and is passionate about enabling Indigenous academic success through early engagement and retention in ways tha
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