Southern Innovation collects the cheque

Innovative by name and by nature, Southern Innovation was this week named winner of Enterprize 2010, UQ Business School’s $100,000 national business planning competition.

22 October 2010
Conducting fieldwork during the Advanced Rangeland Ecology course

Rangeland Management students from The University of Queensland were recently treated to good old fashioned ‘bush’ hospitality at Glenorn Station, Leonora WA, managed by Minara Resources Limited.

6 October 2010

Family-friendly workplaces are increasingly on the political agenda – but there are still many issues to address in making this a reality for Australian families.

20 September 2010

The UQ Business School MBA has ranked in the prestigious list of the world’s top 100 by The Economist for the first time.

17 September 2010

Three UQ Business School lecturers are proving to be top teachers, having just been awarded a prestigious Australian Teaching and Learning Council (ATLC) Citation.

5 August 2010

The University of Queensland's UQ College is now up and running, following the appointment of its first Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr Rod Arthur.

5 August 2010
UQ Ipswich Open Day

With programs in medicine, nursing and midwifery, health sciences and arts all on offer in 2011, visitors to the UQ Ipswich Open Day will get to experience a very healthy study environment.

2 August 2010

Professor at UQ's School of Economics, John Quiggin, has called for an election to restart the debate over the sale of the State government's coal assets.

15 July 2010

Live music has damaged UQ Business School graduate Daniel Lalor’s ears, but he is not about to take that out on the bands or venues which may have contributed.

13 July 2010
UQ Business School Commercial Director, Rob Douglas

Intense local and international interest is building around University of Queensland Business School (UQBS) commercialisation programs.

13 July 2010
Robert Dann at the “Courting the Greats” gala dinner at UQ on Saturday night.

A United Nations peace negotiator who has worked on high-level mediations in some of the world's most sensitive trouble spots was named The University of Queensland's Young Alumnus of 2010 at a gala dinner on Saturday night.

5 July 2010
UQ students travelling to Peru as part of the UQ Centenary International Volunteer Project

Seven UQ students will spend three weeks encouraging learning and being role models to local children when they travel to Villa El Salvador, Peru, in July this year.

1 June 2010

Not-for-profit organisations are set to play a major role in business, forging of closer ties with corporations and government, according to a leading expert from The University of Queensland.

28 May 2010
UQ Business students help out at the Vital Connection soup kitchen

Eight UQ Business students are filling tummies and putting smiles on the faces of Brisbane’s homeless and disadvantaged.

25 May 2010

Organisations that apply a “wait and see” approach to thinking about the impacts of climate change on their business might reach a point where it is too late to adapt, according to a University of Queensland Business School expert.

28 April 2010

UQ’s newly established Global Change Institute has received $1.4 million in ARC funding to attract the best young minds to tackle climate change.

9 April 2010
Frank Finn Scholarship winners (L-R) Jeremy Evans, Frank Finn, Jun Cai, Katie Wood

Three UQ Business School students have received a financial helping hand after being awarded the Frank Finn Scholarship.

6 April 2010

Large companies and governments can make major gains in productivity by investing in their internal communication networks, say University of Queensland researchers.

18 March 2010
Leading health economist Professor Paul Frijters

The School of Economics is pleased to announce the appointment of a new staff member, Professor Paul Frijters.

8 March 2010
At team of UQ commerce students has placed third in an international trading competition

At team of commerce students from The University of Queensland has placed third in an international trading competition held in Canada earlier in the week.

23 February 2010