SOCIAL INNOVATION NEWS
International student relief as CQUni creates free on-campus food banks
Published: 14 May 2020
More than half a million international students in Australia are doing it tough amidst COVID-19 restrictions, with many cut off from employment, on-campus communities, and their traditional support networks. But CQUniversity is offering practical assistance, teaming up with with social enterprises to put free food on the table for thousands of hard-hit students.
CQUni Outstanding Alumnus says crisis a cue for mateship, diversity
Published: 12 May 2020
CQUniversity staff and graduates have been rallying to support international students hard-hit by the COVID-19 crisis – and the team of volunteers includes 2020 Outstanding Alumnus and business executive Sean O’Donnell.
Student podcast tackles crisis challenges
Published: 30 April 2020
Enthusiastic CQUniversity students are stepping up to the challenges of COVID-19, and a new podcast is helping them share the experiences of students everywhere. Change Champ Chats is produced by CQUni's Office of Social Innovation, and features its five Change Champ student ambassadors from across Australia.
Crisis calls for changemaker skills: CQUni expert
Published: 23 April 2020
The COVID-19 crisis has shifted how Australians think about employment, the economy, and even how we connect with each other, and CQUniversity academic Dr Tobias Andreasson says the uncertainty can pave the way for transformative changes.
Cool in a crisis, students innovating to adapt to change
Published: 16 April 2020
Indigenous perspectives vital to CQUni Changemaker credentials
Published: 07 April 2020
WA alumnus recognised for growing community mental health
Published: 17 March 2020
New ambassadors set to inspire changemaking
Published: 03 March 2020