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Higher Degree Masterclass Comes to Batchelor

  The Office of Elder Academic and Cultural Leadership (OEACL) offers seminars that merge academic disciplines with cultural engagement to reflect and capture the essence of the Batchelor Institute experience and ideology. As a part of this year’s seminar series, OEACL rece
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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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Happy International Mother Language Day!

Batchelor Institute and the Centre for Australian Languages and Linguistics (CALL) joined with people around the world to celebrate International Mother Language Day on 21 February 2017. International Mother Language Day has been observed every year since February 2000 to promote ling
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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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Research Helping Educators Work in Remote Indigenous Communities

  A booklet developed by Batchelor Institute research student Rebekah Farmer and adjunct Lyn Fasoli, titled You’re in New Country, has recently been reviewed by the Evaluation Journal of Australia. This esteemed journal publishes articles of professional merit and provides the op
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Next Wave of Indigenous Scholars & Academic Leaders Meet in Alice Springs

Left to right Batchelor Institute academics Dr Stephen Hagan (Kullilli), Dr Sue Stanton (Kungarakan) with invited guest speakers Dr Christine Fejo-King (Larrakia) and Professor Barry Judd (Pitjanjatjara)   Despite historically being underrepresented in higher education, Aborigina
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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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Research Sheds New Light On Indigenous Employment in Remote Australia

Dr Eva McRae-Williams discussing the Pathways To Employment Research Project   A recently completed research project from Batchelor Institute’s Higher Education and Research Division has cast new light on employment pathways and barriers for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
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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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Antarrengeny Awely: Alyawarr Women’s Songs from Antarrengeny book launch and Learning Centre anniversary celebration

From left: Lily Kemarr Morton, Jeannie Pwerl Mills, Kathleen Kemarr Purvis, Mary Kemarr Morton, Lucky Kngwarray Morton, Ruby Kngwarray Morton, Violet Petyarr, Audrey Kngwarray Morton. Photos: Dan Stainsby Mary Kemarr Morton, Katie Kemarr Morton and their extended family launched their
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