Chief Minister Gallagher has announced she’s off the China to shill for students to come to ANU and UC:
The ACT Chief Minister, Katy Gallagher, has today announced that she will lead a delegation to China in the first week of September on an education mission – with the Australian National University and the University of Canberra Vice-Chancellors, and to promote the Government’s commitment to Study Canberra.
The trip includes visits to major universities in Shanghai and Beijing, meetings with education recruitmentagents on the ground and with alumni networks in both cities.
“The China mission will provide my first opportunity as ACT Chief Minister and the Minister for Higher Education to demonstrate our city’s strong commitment to growing our international student market, promoting the benefits of studying and living in Canberra, and to strengthening our city’s relationship with Beijing,” the Chief Minister said.
This has prompted her to release the ACT’s response to the Federales Asian Century white paper.
A sadder globbing together of bullet points you will rarely see.
Yeah man, creatives.