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Alumni eNewsletter - Phoenix Rising

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Featured in the July-August 2017 special Alumnus of the Year Awards issue:

  • The Alumnus of the Year Award winners are announced 
  • Q&A with all highly commended and category award winners
  • Video: Outstanding Alumnus of the Year Kev Carmody 
  • International update

Featured in the May-June 2017 issue:

  • Plan your weekend at USQ Bookcase
  • USQ Alumnus in the spotlight
  • Welcoming the new VC
  • Alumni in the news
  • 2017 Alumni Survey results

Featured in the March-April 2017 issue:

  • UNESCO delegates visit USQ
  • Celebrating 50 years of milestones
  • Brothers brave cyclone to attend graduation
  • USQ Shine a success
  • International update

Featured in the January-February 2017 issue: 

  • From the Vice-Chancellor
  • Video: USQ alumni unite
  • 50/25: Time to celebrate 
  • USQ alumni making news
  • USQ alumni nominated for international awards 


Featured in the November-December 2016 issue: 

  • 2016 - The year that was
  • Sri Lanka in focus
  • 50 Years 50 Stories 
  • Alumni VIP previews
  • Alumni Advisory Committee - Call for nominations

Featured in the October 2016 issue: 

  • USQ Social Hub: a treasure trove of resources
  • Alumni in the News - October 2016
  • USQ Vice-Chancellor to take up new role  
  • Boost your resume while staying connected to USQ
  • Phoenix Photo Competition Winner: Ariela Rother

Featured in the September 2016 issue: 

  • USQ Springfield celebrates its 10th birthday
  • Meet the 2016 USQ Alumnus of the Years Awards Highly Commended recipients
  • USQ Symposium: Empowering Women through Adversity  
  • The USQ Vietnam Alumni Chapter focuses on staying connected
  • It's competition time: the USQ Alumni Relations Phoenix Photo Competition

Featured in the August 2016 SPECIAL Alumnus of the Year Awards issue: 

  • The 2016 winners are announced
  • Outstanding and Community Service Alumnus of the Year: Sharon Boyce
  • Professional Alumnus of the Year: David Fagan
  • International Alumnus of the Year: Prof Sean Ryan
  • Research Alumnus of the Year: Dr Rael Lange
  • Young Alumnus of the Year: Abdulkarim Al Zarouni
  • Indigenous Service Alumnus of the Year: Dr Odette Best
  • Chapter Volunteer Alumnus of the Year: Johnny Hung

Featured in the July 2016 issue: 

  • The 2016 USQ Alumnus of the Year Awards finalists are announced
  • Alumni in the News - July 2016 
  • Sharing your industry knowledge with USQ students and alumni
  • Members of the USQ Graduates Society Hong Kong Chapter unite
  • The story of USQ Bookcase 2016 

Featured in the June 2016 issue: 

  • Fostering new and existing connections in Kuala Lumpur 
  • In memorium: Remembering Dr Ziad K. Awad
  • USQ alumni share their top career tips
  • New USQ alumni discounts
  • USQ Bookcase 2016 program released

Featured in the May 2016 issue:  

  • Explore the hall of learning at USQ
  • 'Wonder Mum' Joanne Baker graduates with Bachelor of Laws
  • Join the Australia Global Alumni Engagement Strategy launched by DFAT
  • Share your knowledge and write for Phoenix Rising
  • Master your craft at a USQ Bookcase Masterclass

Featured in the April 2016 issue:

  • A knowledgeable family tree celebrating a father and daughter graduation ceremony
  • American USQ alumnus Dr Patrick Lamparello shares his ANZAC story
  • USQ Bookcase is back and we are pleased to welcome USQ alumni David Burton and Billy Law
  • Alumni in the news - April 2016
  • Staying socially active with the USQ Alumni Network and social media

Featured in the March 2016 issue:  

  • The USQ Singapore Alumni Chapter celebrates alumni achievements
  • USQ Alumna and 2016 Toowoomba Young Citizen of the Year Award recipient Georgia Soutar was recognised for her community service recently
  • Nominate now for the 2016 USQ Alumnus of the Year awards
  • Nine successful USQ alumnae share the best career advice they have ever received
  • A wrap-up of USQ Shine 2016 including an introduction to this year's bursary winners, Claudette Ogilvie and Laura Harradine. 

Featured in the February 2016 issue:

  • Take a look back at USQ's humble beginnings
  • Alumnus Ismail Najeeb is pledging for parity in Afghanistan
  • The 2016 Artsworx season has something for everyone
  • Alumna and AYA 2015 nominee Lorraine Graham shares her USQ journey
  • Met the 2016 Phoenix Forevers

Featured in the January 2016 issue:

  • Vice-Chancellor's 2016 welcome
  • Meet the new-look Alumni Relations team
  • USQ Shine: Celebrating our alumnae
  • Central Apartment Group USQ alumni discount
  • Alumni in the news - January 2016


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Past Editions: 2014 

Past Editions: 2013

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