Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Leadership and Strategy
The University of Canberra acknowledges the Ngunnawal peoples as the traditional custodians of the land upon which the University's main campus sits, and pays respect to all Elders past and present.
The Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Leadership & Strategy (OATSILS) provides strategic advice on issues affecting Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples and assists the University to build strong networks and positive community interactions with Indigenous Australians.
Ms Burney was the first Aboriginal person to be elected to NSW Parliament, and addressed attendees at the annual Lecture, held during NAIDOC Week.
The graduates were recognised and celebrated in an event held at the Ann Harding Centre this week.
The University of Canberra and the Indigenous Marathon Foundation hope to see further collaboration as a result of the renewal.