News

UQ’s Symphony Orchestra Assistant Concertmaster

Striking all the right notes

College life has been music to Elena James’s ears since joining the Emmanuel College community in February this year. The first-year University of Queensland student from Townsville started on a high note, powering through a very competitive audition for UQ’s... read more

Cross Country champs

Cross Country champs, again!

Déjà vu for the runners in blue It was déjà vu for Emmanuel College at The University of Queensland Inter-College Competition Cross Country championships with our women’s team achieving 1st place and our men’s team tying for 1st place with... read more

Associate Professor Rain Liivoja, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland, and Emmanuel College Principal Dr Jane Thomson

On privilege

Speech by Associate Professor Rain Liivoja, TC Beirne School of Law, The University of Queensland at the Emmanuel College Academic Awards, 14 March 2019 We meet today on the lands of the Turrbal and Jagera peoples, who have loved and... read more

Emmanuel College represented at the UN Women IWD Breakfast

IWD 2019: Balance for Better

by Connie Short, Communications Intern Let’s all help create a #BalanceforBetter. This week marks the 108th anniversary of International Women’s Day, a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, while also marking a call to... read more

Emmanuel College student in a work placement at BHP Billiton

Working towards a future career

As Emmanuel College students progress through their university degrees and start considering their future careers, work experience and internships become increasingly important. One of the advantages of college life is being able to tap into professional relationships and connections throughout... read more

Emmanuel College chaplain based at the University of Queensland comes twice a week to the student accommodation

Rev. Alex Pittaway: The beloved community

Emmanuel College is pleased to announce that Rev. Alex Pittaway has been appointed as chaplain. Alex is affiliated with the Uniting Church and his appointment to Emmanuel was facilitated by the Queensland Synod. Council Chairman Stephen Howell said, “We welcome... read more