Category Archives: Multimedia

Townsville Legal Walk Raises Funds as Federal Budget Looms


Local politicians, lawyers, and students took to the streets of Townsville for the Queensland Legal Walk to raise awareness and funds for community legal centers, just hours before the release of the 2015 Federal budget.

What Is A VPN, And Should You Have One?


A Virtual Private Network (VPN) will protect your data, maintain your privacy, and keep you secure online. But just what is a VPN, and how do they work?

Activists Demand An End to Dredge Dumping

Credit: Schine Buddhaboon

  Hundreds of activists lined both sea and sand in Townsville and Airlie Beach on Sunday, calling on the government to ban dredge dumping in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. by Rachel Lang Protestors assembled on land, as a

Queensland Instameet Hosts Thousands of Participants

  By Kyla Whitmore A state-wide event organized by Queensland Tourism and Events known as the ‘Instameet’ has witnessed over 6000 photographs uploaded in an effort to highlight the state’s natural beauty. Images are moderated and uploaded to the social

JCU brings National Geographic Virtual Library Alive

By Alexander Rosano James Cook University (JCU) library is providing access to the National Geographic Virtual Library. The trial online service will provide free access for the students and faculty of JCU. Researchers and students will be able to explore

JCU Researchers receive $180 000 grant

By Judith Aisthorpe and Kyla Whitmore Two James Cook University Researchers have received grants to investigate their chosen topics of research through the Queensland Government Accelerate Program. The grant will award each researcher $180 000 over a three year period.