Group B: Student Support

Chair: Tom Goldfinch, University of Wollongong

  • Lilly Brown, The Aurora Project
  • Beth Crowley, The Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation
  • Rhondda Davis, Murrup Barak
  • Marj Horne, Australian Catholic University
  • Jade Kennedy, University of Wollongong
  • Bill Lawson

This working group has explored successful existing approaches to supporting Indigenous students through their education to develop recommendations for effectively supporting students towards a career in engineering. The group aims to promote awareness, understanding and uptake of proven strategies.

Pre-readings & findings

Indigenous Student Support Working Paper: Issues and Recommendations 241kb pdf

Background paper on Indigenous Australian Higher Education: Trends, Initiatives and Policy Implications 1.1mb pdf