The Brisbane History Group presents a seminar on the history of Tertiary Education in Brisbane. Then there were Universities will be presented at The Oculus Room, Mercy Building, The Australian Catholic University, 110 Nudgee Road, Banyo on Saturday 19 May 2018.
12.45 Registration and book sales
13.15 Welcome to ACU by Jim Nyland
13.25 Bill Metcalf: Evolution of Universities in Brisbane
13.55 Jim Nyland: History of ACU
14.15 Launch of Brisbane: Training, Teaching and Turmoil – Tertiary Education 1825-2018
14.30 Afternoon tea and book sales
15.00 Cassandra Byrnes: Women & Tertiary Education
15.30 Jon Piccini: Universities as Political Melting Pots
16.00 Bill Metcalf: Summary and Future of Tertiary Education
16.15 Q & A with panel
Access to ACU is clearly marked on the west side of Nudgee Road. Ample free parking is available.
Bookings for this event are essential. For further enquiries and booking instructions, please call (07) 3844 8922 or see the event flyer.
RSVP 12 May 2018