Happy NAIDOC week 2016 from the ATSIMS program! In celebration of NAIDOC week, we have put together a special video: Dreaming tracks crisscross Australia tracing the journeys of ancestral spirits as they created the land, animals and lores. These dreaming tracks are sometimes called ‘Songlines’ which is the theme for 2016 NAIDOC week. Songlines connect […]
ATSIMS is very proud to have received a QLD Reconciliation Award for Education (link). Thank you to our wonderful ATSIMS scholars, CEC’s, teachers and partners for supporting the program and reconciliation in marine science.
The Guardian posted an amazing story and video about ATSIMS (link): Jackie Makie never thought of becoming a marine biologist. If statistics are anything to go by, that’s not surprising. Indigenous students make up 3% of the total population but less than 1% of students at university. And, despite Sea Country being a vital part […]