Ideas@ The Centre 14Vol. 5 No. 14 (May, 2009)
Indigenous university students are quietly making the grade
22 May 2009Contrary to popular myths, Indigenous students in mainstream society, representing the majority of Indigenous children and youngsters, are doing well at school, staying to Year 12, and doing professional courses at universities |
Reducing the longevity gap for Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders
22 May 2009The Australian Bureau of Statistics announced this week that it has reduced the longevity ‘gap’ for Indigenous Australians from 17 years to 11.5 years for men and 9.7 for women. |
Shovel ready what?
22 May 2009|
Recessions seem to be an opportunity for people to spout kooky ideas. That’s fine unless it’s your country’s senior politicians spouting them.