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Past students

Our past students are encouraged to stay in touch via social media, the UQ ChangeMakers platform and other UQ Alumni networks.

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UQ Alumni Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Network

Join our vibrant Facebook network to stay in touch with the Indigenous Engagement Division and other graduates.

UQ ChangeMakers

Harness the power of your global community of 315,000+ alumni on the UQ ChangeMakers platform, or reminisce on how your time at UQ has shaped your life, with people who share the UQ experience.

Alumni benefits

Discover the benefits you have access to as a UQ alumni. Access events, mentoring and get support from our Career Hub. 


Give back to help future and current Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and their communities.

Meet past students

Sonja Carmichael

Master of Philosophy graduate Sonja Carmichael was inspired by a First Nations art show in Cairns, and started to weave using ‘ghost nets’ – marine debris, found on Country.

Meet Sonja
Sonja Carmichael wearing a hat outside.

Chris Croker

Chris Croker (Bachelor of Engineering ’93) is the Managing Director of Impact Investment Partners and a proud Luritja man.

He's working to secure reliable energy supplies for remote Aboriginal communities.

Meet Chris
Chris Croker looking at the camera.

Kev Carmody

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Kev Carmody excelled at university, coming to UQ to study a Graduate Diploma of Education and graduating with flying colours in 1981, then continuing on with Honours, before starting his PhD in History.

Kev Carmody returned to UQ for the launch of the new student residence named in his honour. He shared his memories of a life lived through story and song.

Meet Kev
Kev Carmody smiling in front of Kev Carmody House.