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Worth celebrating! The VC congratulates Rose Barrowcliffe

22 Jul 2021

Butchulla woman Rose Barrowcliffe of Gympie was recently appointed by the State Government as the inaugural First Nations Archive Advisor at the Queensland State Archives.

USC Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Helen Bartlett congratulated Ms Barrowcliffe on her historic appointment, which is an extension of her doctoral research at USC which aims to highlight the stories of the Butchulla people, the traditional custodians of K'gari Fraser Island, contained in the K’gari Research Archive collection, held by USC.

Ms Barrowcliffe is also a sessional staff member for USC's School of Business and Creative Industries.

Find out more on USC News.