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- There is a strong culture of student engagement in decision making in universities in other countries.
- That culture is emerging in Australia but more work is needed to make it systemic. Under-represented student groups, such as post graduate students, need to be better engaged.
- Training, support and incentives are important dimensions to improving engagement.
- A culture of partnership is borne out of institutional commitment to, and respect for, student voice.
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Varnham, Sally; Olliffe,, Bronwyn; Waite, Katrina; and Cahill, Ann, "Student voice – what post graduate students think matters" (2016). Symposium Posters. 8.