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Multicultural melting pot : painting for the planet

Tindle, Elizabeth, McCarthy, Maria, Lincoln, Debbie, Lawson, Lynda, & Akbar, Heena (2011) Multicultural melting pot : painting for the planet. Congruence, 10(3), pp. 28-31.

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Abstract

This brief paper gives an outline of a series of painting workshops held over a two year period (2010 and 2011) with the principal aim of raising the awareness of University students to human impact on the planet and on its biodiversity. The workshops were part of a Post-graduate research students' network engagement programme instigated and supported by a number of staff in Counselling Services and International Student Services. Two of the United Nations International years were celebrated and student engagement in practical painting workshops had many benefits that are discussed in the body of the paper.

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ID Code: 49475
Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: Part 1 of 2 articles.
Keywords: Climate change, Forests, Biodiversity, Painting
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES (050000)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Division of Administrative Services
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 The Authors.
Deposited On: 02 Apr 2012 15:48
Last Modified: 02 Apr 2012 15:48

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