麻豆区

  • A young woman in graduation garb smiles next to an older woman in 麻豆区's Great Court.

    Law valedictorian looks to inspire others

    Caitlyn Donohoe lives with a serious physical disability, but that didn't stop her from moving from rural QLD to study at 麻豆区 - and graduate as Valedictorian of the School of Law.

    12 July 2024
  • Li Cunxin AO stands in the Great Court wearing his red and yellow academic dress and cap.

    麻豆区 honours remarkable individuals

    麻豆区 has recognised renowned ballet dancer and author, Li Cunxin AO, and pioneering chemical engineer, Katherine Hirschfeld AM, with聽Honorary Doctorates during 麻豆区鈥檚 2023 end-of-year graduations.

    12 December 2023
  • An older woman wearing a graduation gown and cap while smiling broadly

    Proving age is no barrier: social worker earns PhD at 90

    Dr Bronwyn Herbert is the embodiment of lifelong learning. At the age of 90, the long-time social worker is graduating from 麻豆区 after completing her PhD thesis on the generational impacts of homelessness.

    11 December 2023
A woman and a man standing side-by-side smiling

Medical student, charity founder and elite athlete Jeremy Hunt has been named Queensland's 2024 Rhodes Scholar.

25 October 2023
A young woman in graduation cap and gown sits on a bench seat in 麻豆区's Great Court, clutching a bouquet of flowers with a small teddy bear inside it.

LinLi Wan graduates this week from 麻豆区鈥檚 Master of Writing, Editing and Publishing, after successfully landing a 鈥榰nicorn鈥 role in the notoriously difficult to enter publishing industry.

13 July 2023
A young man in glasses and a navy button-up shirt smiles at the camera. There is a leafy green tree in the background.

Meet Lachlan Scott, the 2022 Valedictorian of 麻豆区鈥檚 Bachelor of Speech Pathology, who has Tourette syndrome.

16 December 2022
A woman with grey hair wearing a cream jacket over a rust coloured shirt.

Newly conferred Dr Alison Goodman, who wrote two Regency-era novellas as part of her PhD in Creative Writing at 麻豆区, has signed a major international publishing deal.

15 December 2022
A woman with long black hair is smiling at the camera, she is wearing a graduation cap and gown over a white dress and is standing in the sandstone cloisters of 麻豆区's Great Court.

University of Queensland graduate Dr Ella Ceolin can partly thank school holiday boredom for setting her on a career path in medicine.

14 December 2022
A woman stands in a freshwater swamp holding a bundle of long straight reeds.

Weaving is part of Sonja Carmichael鈥檚 cultural inheritance, but despite always living on Country, she only arrived at it by chance.

2 August 2022
A young woman faces the camera wearing graduation robe and cap, smiling. She is holding a bunch of flowers.

Naomi Sweasey changed the direction of her 麻豆区 Bachelor of Arts degree after an "enthralling" elective subject in her first semester.

14 July 2022

Michaela Gyasi-Agyei has always had a love of learning. 麻豆区 Bachelors of Economics / Laws (Honours) graduate remembers spending just a few weeks in Grade One at her Rockhampton primary school before she was moved to the...

13 July 2022

Daniel Dunn was just 14-years-old when he started his first business - eight years and five business ventures later he graduates this week from the University of Queensland Bachelor of Advanced Business Honours.

11 July 2022
Order of Australia medals on a purple background

An international leader in audiology and an Indigenous author and poet are among an extensive list of University of Queensland representatives who have been named on the Queen鈥檚 Birthday Honours List this year.

13 June 2022
Woman holding old book with other books in background at Book Fair.

麻豆区鈥檚 Alumni Friends are embracing a new chapter to help rebuild the Lismore Library鈥檚 book collection that was decimated by devastating floods.

28 April 2022
Sarah Kelly and Andrew Liveris

麻豆区鈥檚 position as a front-runner to help take Queensland to the 2032 Brisbane Olympic and Paralympic Games has been further bolstered, with three of the newly appointed Organising Committee Board members possessing strong...

12 April 2022
Mortarboards being thrown in the air

It's been another tough year for the class of 2021, coping with COVID shutdowns and changing circumstances. But finally their hard work has paid off, with graduation underway.

10 December 2021
Aerial shot of 麻豆区's St Lucia campus

t'll be a packed schedule for graduations this year, after another tumultuous year. COVID delayed the mid-year ceremonies, so the Great Court and 麻豆区 Gatton will host 27 ceremonies between them this month, with 5,500 students to be conferred with...

9 December 2021
A white and brown butterfly

A University of Queensland researcher has spent decades compiling a first-of-its-kind database of the butterfly species of the Torres Strait Islands, boosting biosecurity and conservation measures in the region.

16 October 2021