Free two day Domestic Violence conference for QUT students

CJRC member Associate Professor Molly Dragiewicz will speak at a free two day Domestic Violence conference for QUT students

Dr Ron Frey from the School of Psychology and Counselling has organised a free two day domestic violence conference for QUT students.

May 27th and 28th May
10 am – 4 pm
H101, QUT Kelvin Grove Campus

Please note attendance is free, but there is somewhat limited seating in the auditorium.
All QUT students, family and friends are most cordially welcome.  The programme is designed to maximise the participation of the audience and allow them to ask the questions they would really like answered.

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Film launch: This Doesn’t Feel Like Love

Film launch: This Doesn’t Feel Like Love.

http://www.proudout.com/po-event/this-doesnt-feel-like-love-film-launch/

May 23 @ 3:00-6:00 pm

Hope Street Café
170 Boundary St
West End, QLD 4101 Australia

Please join Brisbane Domestic Violence Service to launch the film project ‘This Doesn’t Feel Like Love,’ a collection of LGBTIQ stories of domestic and family violence. Kristy Apps will be performing alongside other speakers and performers. Light refreshments provided.

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Winners Announced for CJRC Postgraduate Scholarships in Southern Criminology

The Crime and Justice Research Centre, Faculty of Law, QUT, have announced the winners of the Postgraduate Scholarships in Southern Criminology.

This was an extremely competitive round with many high-quality applications received from Australia and around the world. In this round, separate scholarships were available for QUT and non-QUT postgraduate students.  Read more

Upcoming Symposium: Workplace Responses to Domestic and Family Violence

1 in every 3 women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime and two people die every week from domestic and family violence. The vast majority of workplaces in Australia have both survivors and perpetrators of violence in the workforce and have a critical role to play to enable change.
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REMINDER – CJRC Research Seminar This Thursday – “Yarn bombs, pussyhats and knitting nannas: The criminology of craftivism”

This Thursday afternoon, the CJRC will host a research seminar titled “Yarn bombs, pussyhats and knitting nannas: The criminology of craftivism” with guest speaker *Dr Alyce McGovern from the University of New South Wales (UNSW).  Read more