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Get ready for a summer of entrepreneurial action

20-10-2020 Executive Director of QUT Entrepreneurship Professor Rowena Barrett says this will be a summer like no other for university students. Travel, work and entertainment will be limited, making it the perfect time to develop skills and get ready to launch a new venture.

The beauty of real-world experience

19-10-2020 Lashes and brows and a $700 billion industry have taken QUT business graduate Angus Mitchell from Brisbane to Melbourne to Tokyo and back. 

His Honour Judge Nathan Jarro is QUT Outstanding Alumnus of the Year

13-10-2020 QUT’s 2020 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year is His Honour Judge Nathan Jarro, Queensland’s first Indigenous judge appointed to the District Court of Queensland in 2018.

QUT Outstanding Alumni Awards: Alumni Service Award winners announced

06-10-2020 Peter and Heather Howes have been honoured with the QUT Alumni Service Award for their spirit of generosity and commitment to inclusive tertiary education.

QUT Outstanding Alumni Awards: QUT Young Alumnus of the Year announced

12-10-2020 QUT Business School graduate and tech entrepreneur Matt Fairhurst has been named the QUT Young Alumnus of the Year for his business leadership and advocacy for those less fortunate.

Australian giving takes a step up

28-09-2020 Individual Australians significantly increased their giving in the 2017-18 financial year, with a total of $3.75 billion donated – nearly an eight per cent increase, or $265 million, on the previous year.

COVID-19 control rests with human behaviour, at least until a vaccine arrives

24-09-2020 As the world awaits a COVID-19 vaccine and confirmed cases exceed 30M, QUT behavioural researchers say the key to containment rests in understanding human behaviour and how our personalities may influence better cooperative behaviour for the global good.

QUT Outstanding Alumni Awards: QUT Business School winner announced

01-10-2020 ABC Deputy Chair Dr Kirstin Ferguson has been named the QUT Business School Outstanding Alumni Award winner for her business leadership and commitment to gender diversity and inclusion in the workforce.

SoilCyclers gives soil a second chance

21-09-2020 Soil recycling may be an overlooked player in the quest for sustainable business practices, but it’s one of the most important. We talk to Founder and Managing Director of SoilCyclers, Alison Price.  

Uber regional general manager addresses QUT forum

17-09-2020 Uber’s air travel service and autonomous and electric cars may have been put on the backburner thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, but these concepts are still very much at the forefront of the ride sharer’s future.


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