Alumni Update 2014 Issue 1 University of South Australia
University of South Australia Vice Chancellor, Professor David Lloyd, and Deputy Vice Chancellor: International and Advancement, Mr Nigel Relph, are coming to Brisbane and would love to catch-up with alumni and to share with you the University’s new strategic action plan, Crossing the Horizon.

UniSA currently has just over 2,200 alumni in Queensland, including 28% with teaching qualifications, 25% with business or commerce, 13% with pharmacy and allied health, 9% with nursing and midwifery, and 5% with engineering qualifications. Spread the word and catch up with fellow graduates in Brisbane.
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Stay Connected – UniSA Alumni LinkedIn Group
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LinkedIn, the world's fastest growing online professional network, has grown by over 45% in Australia in the past 12 months. More than 81% of LinkedIn users worldwide belong to discussion groups. With nearly 5,000 members globally, UniSA's Alumni LinkedIn group covers a wide range of professions and industries.

By joining this group you can leverage the multiplier effect of LinkedIn and expand your connections. From there you can learn from experienced professionals who share your education history, target your job search, research new careers, and access new business leads. We also keep you informed about face-to-face networking and professional development opportunities and other benefits for UniSA alumni.

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Alumni Achievements  
Congratulations to Master of Water Resources Management graduate, Jeet Bahadur Chand, for winning the Outstanding Young Australian Alumni Award 2014 in the Austrade Australian Alumni Excellence Awards
in Nepal.

Commerce alumnus and MBA student Chris Hooper has been listed as one of the Australian Institute of Management’s AIM 30 Under 30 list.

Graduate designer Timothy Tuppence is preparing to showcase his work at the Milan Furniture Fair. Read about Timothy and other recent achievements of UniSA alumni here.

Alumni in focus
Jennifer Tosolini
Jennifer Tosolini
Jennifer Tosolini has turned her senior years into a fresh career start as an aged care therapist and trainer and was recognised for her aged care volunteer work with a COTA award. more...
Chris Hooper
Chris Hooper
Chris Hooper’s energy and swag of great jobs have earned him a place in the Australian Institute of Management’s AIM30. more...
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News and Events
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Kenyan graduate sets up food program
Among the hundreds of international graduates who headed home in December was Bachelor of Nutrition and Food Science graduate Ann Njiru from Kenya. She will expand a food program she has designed to keep children in school. more...
WOMADelaide
It's festival time! Grab your alumni discounts
It’s festival time in Adelaide and UniSA alumni can grab some great deals to WOMADelaide, the Adelaide Festival, the Cellar Door Wine Festival, and more...
Australian Graduate Job Fair 2014, Jakarta
Australian Graduate Job Fair, Jakarta
This job fair for Indonesian graduates returning from Australian universities will be held in Jakarta on 22 February. The fair will provide a great opportunity for graduates to access employment opportunities in a wide range of fields in Indonesia. more…
Rick Luppino, UniSA winner of the 2013 Pank Prize for Entrepreneurship
Apply now - Pank Prize for Entrepreneurship
Interested in setting up a new and innovative business in South Australia? The Pank Prize provides $15‚000 plus mentoring support. Apply before 5pm Friday 21 February. more...
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UniSA’s Planetarium – The Earth Wins
This film from the award-winning producer Helifilms explores the balance between earth and man and the impacts of man's actions on the Earth's inhabitants. Public screening at 2pm on 8 February and a screening for teachers at 4.30pm on 20 February. Register
Research symposium for health educators
Research symposium for health educators
This one day seminar focuses on patient safety and features key speakers Professor Tracy Levett-Jones from University of Newcastle, Christy Pirone from SA Health, and academics from UniSA. Wednesday 12 February. Register
Santos Tour Down Under
Santos Tour Down Under
Check out the latest news and daily highlights from Australia's premier international cycling race on the Team UniSA–Australia Supporters' Club page. more...
Paul LAFFOLEY, The Zodiac Wheel, 1967, oil, acrylic and vinyl lettering on canvas, 126 x 126cm. Courtesy the artist and Kent Fine Art, NY
Samstag Adelaide Festival exhibition 
The Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum is collaborating in the Adelaide International 2014 exhibition Worlds in Collision. more...
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