A team from Rockhampton State High School has been announced as the overall winner of the 2017 ATAP Student Challenge, hosted recently in Emerald.
CQUniversity’s Emerald Campus is providing its students with hands-on learning experiences, thanks to the recent arrival of heavy automotive equipment.
When Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander secondary school students arrive in Emerald in August they will find a kindred spirit waiting for them.
Drugs and addiction, bullying, job opportunities in the region, binge drinking and domestic violence have been identified as the five main issues affecting Central Highlands youth, during the CQUniversity Emerald Youth Connect Indaba. Read more
Published: 08 March 2017
With the Central Highlands feeling the effects of the current mining downturn, agriculture is emerging as an economic driving force in the region, with projects in the planning stages and winter rains boosting confidence. Read more
Published: 03 August 2016
For Emerald’s Helen Smale, studying at CQUniversity offers her flexibility, approachability of lecturers and links to the local community. Read more
Published: 21 June 2016
Increased access to expert advice on information technology and library resources will now be on hand for CQUniversity Emerald campus students and staff. Read more
Published: 31 May 2016
Preparing graduates for the rigours of the real-world, high-tech agricultural industry is the aim of the Bachelor of Agriculture, offered through a partnership between CQUniversity and Queensland Agricultural Training Colleges (QATC) for the first time this year. Read more
Published: 03 May 2016
School students gained an insight to the life of a tradesperson during the Queensland Minerals & Energy Academy (QMEA) 'Toolkit 4 School Kids' workshop at CQUniversity Emerald campus recently (17 March). Read more
Published: 07 April 2016
Fabricating a mini spit roast has put the skills of CQUniversity Emerald Certificate II Manufacturing pre-vocational students to the test, as their 8-week course comes to an end. Read more
Published: 23 March 2016