Divestment in fossil fuels has turned into one of the fastest-growing protest campaigns. For students around the world this means holding their universities to account. We hear from the team at Fossil Free UQ (University of Queensland) on the importance of the fossil free movement. What is the aim of Fossil Free UQ? The aim of … More Interview: Fossil Free UQ
If you are a regular reader of the Milaana blog you will have noticed that our team just gets bigger and bigger. I mean, just look at the list of Hero Profiles we’ve already compiled! More team members is great but can be a lot to manage. So we found another team member to come … More Everyone Meet Nonita!
Everyone meet Vero! You may even recognise her from an earlier Hero Profile! Vero is an Argentinian who came to Brisbane to study a Masters in Communication for Social Change at the University of Queensland. Having already completed a Bachelor in Social Communication and briefly working in the coordination of social programs, Vero felt that … More Vero and Milaana’s Story
When Hollie left for Sydney in July this year she left us in extremely capable hands. Everyone meet Lucinda, our Milaana QLD Engagement Manager and all-round incredible person! If there is ever something that can be fixed or improved, Lucinda is the first person on it. She transforms our processes and documents into works of … More Everyone Meet Lucinda!
Milaana and a group of students from The University of Queensland teamed up last semester for a Google Marketing Online Challenge. The project involved creating and running a Google AdWords campaign for their selected client, Milaana! The campaign ran for three weeks with the main objectives being to: • Increase brand awareness • Bring … More Milaana and the Google AdWords Project
Johan Simone Kortenhorst Age: 25 Country: Australian (Dutch/Italian) University: University of Queensland Studying: Business Management (Honours) & Psychology Area of Interest: Ethical Leadership/Leadership Development Hobbies: Motorbikes, travel, meeting new people Briefly describe yourself and tell us something a little quirky. Hmm, about me? Well, I am a thoroughly confused individual who grew up in Byron Bay … More Hero Profile – Johan!
Connection. There is nothing quite like the energy that is sparked when like-minded people connect. This is why we love what we do at Milaana so much, we simply help to connect like minded people through community focused projects. Whilst its wonderful to utilise the magic of the internet and software to enable connection anytime, anywhere, … More Milaana Connects! UQ BSPA Event
TED Talks have been my connection to so many of the incredible thought leaders in our world today, keeping my brain challenged and horizons broadened since I first started following the podcasts back in 2008. My longstanding respect for, and admiration of, TED was recently brought to a new level. I attended my first TEDx event on … More Milaana does TEDxUQ
Milaana was finally able to start spreading it’s wings amongst South East QLD’s students during our pilot Awareness Campaign during the first week of the university semester! We visited three campuses over three mornings to join in their o-week festivities at the end of Frebraury and had a blast while sharing Milaana’s message and vision. … More Milaana’s O-Week Adventures!