16 October, 2016


The stories of our accomplished UQ alumni, listed alphabetically by story:

  1. Alma Mater, by Apeksha Rao
  2. A Second-year’s Guide to Getting Lost on Campus, by Victoria Lawn
  3. A Time of Tomfoolery, by Stephen Papas
  4. College Life in the Sixties, by Svyetlana Hadgraft (nee Yakimoff)
  5. ‘Commem’ Memories, by Petra (Kip) Jones (nee Skoien)
  6. Early ‘90s Memories, by Andrew Claus
  7. The Eleanor Schonell Bridge, by Jenna Birbeck
  8. Enjoy the Journey—It Takes You Where You Least Expect, by Eva Turek-Jewkes
  9. The First Story, by Penelope Wensley
  10. Fizzers Made Me Do It, by Hannah Towers
  11. Fog, by Michelle Dicinoski
  12. A Fount to Remember, by Ann Tran
  13. From Architecture to Emerging Disease Control, by William Curnow
  14. From Country to Campus, by Patricia Anderson
  15. Graduation Ceremonies-A Former Dean Remembers, by Don Barrett
  16. A Great Foundation For My Professional Life, by Elaine Unkles
  17. The Great Homeric Feast and the President’s At Home, by Rhyl Hinwood
  18. Halcyon Days, by Peter Varghese
  19. Hear I am, by Jessica Sharp
  20. A Hundred Harvests, by Colin Power
  21. I Go Back to July 2013, by Shastra Deo
  22. If Wishes Were Horses, Beggars Would Ride, by Juliet O’Brien
  23. It Was a Very Stimulating Period, by Dan O’Neill
  24. The Impossible Dream: Theory and Θεωρία at The University of Queensland, by Joan Lambrides
  25. Kaleidoscope, by Samantha McPherson
  26. A Lab Coat Was My Dream, by Franchesca Velarde
  27. Life As a Student in the Second Half of the Forties, by Joan Cribb
  28. Memorable Student Days at St Lucia, by K. Patrick Mahoney
  29. Memories of UQ Study, Friendship and Hockey (1934-36), by Marjorie Godfrey
  30. Missing in Action, by Jessica Kennedy
  31. The Mission, by Matt Huxley
  32. Monsoon Swoon, by Cieon Hilton
  33. My Most Powerful Experience in Peru, by Dominic McCrea
  34. My Role in the Early Years of the Metallurgy Department, by June McNicol
  35. MySELF-ish Story, by Nantana Taptamat
  36. My Shangri-La, by Christine Dauber
  37. Nescire autem quid antequam sis acciderit, id est semper esse puerum, by Pamela Davenport
  38. Nostalgia Through the Pages of a Book, by Caitlin Storer
  39. Not an Ordinary Day At the Office, by Erin Pearl
  40. A Physicist and Businesswoman Meet at the Rubbish Bin, by Megan Ventura.
  41. A Platinum Memory, by Harry Thompson
  42. A Privileged Quest, by Kerri Kapernick
  43. Putting One Damn Foot in Front of the Other, by Lianna Heussler
  44. Recollections 1961-64: The Tranquil Years, by Ted Christie
  45. The Reluctant Millennia,l by Mark Howes
  46. Running on Time, by Tom Dullemond
  47. Serendipity at Work by Vincent Hart
  48. Sixty Years Teaching with The University of Queensland, by Sam Mellick
  49. Something Old and New, by Rachael Higgins
  50. Strategies When Driven to Distraction, by Gabriel Perry
  51. The Structure of Feeling, by Clare Murphy
  52. Summer Graduation, by Camille Caroline
  53. Surviving Campus Life, by Zach Hamblin-Frohman
  54. The University of Big Hearts, by Arahat Sundar Tuladhar
  55. University of Queensland and the National Service Vocational Training Scheme, by Terry Edwinsmith  
  56. Unrequited, by Taylor-Jayne Wilkshire
  57. UQ , My Saviour!, by Aneeta Karim
  58. Waking Up, by Hayley Baxter
  59. We’re Always in Danger of “Leaving People Behind,” by Fred d’Agostino
  60. You Two Are Still Here Then?,” by Catherine Lawrence

Why not share your story or memoir? We’d love to hear from you.

And by author:

  1. Patricia Anderson
  2. Don Barrett
  3. Hayley Baxter
  4. Jenna Birbeck
  5. Camille Caroline
  6. Ted Christie
  7. Andrew Claus
  8. Joan Cribb
  9. William Curnow
  10. Fred d’Agostino
  11. Pamela Davenport
  12. Shastra Deo
  13. Christine Dauber
  14. Michelle Dicinoski
  15. Tom Dullemond
  16. Terry Edwinsmith
  17. Marjorie Godfrey
  18. Svyetlana Hadgraft (nee Yakimoff)
  19. Zach Hamblin-Frohman
  20. Vincent Hart
  21. Lianna Heussler
  22. Rachael Higgins
  23. Cieon Hilton
  24. Rhyl Hinwood
  25. Mark Howes
  26. Matt Huxley
  27. Petra (Kip) Jones (nee Skoien)
  28. Kerri Kapernick
  29. Aneeta Karim
  30. Jessica Kennedy
  31. Joan Lambrides
  32. Victoria Lawn
  33. Catherine Lawrence
  34. K. Patrick Mahoney
  35. Sam Mellick
  36. Dominic McCrea
  37. June McNicol
  38. Samantha McPherson
  39. Clare Murphy
  40. Juliet O’Brien
  41. Dan O’Neill
  42. Stephen Papas
  43. Erin Pearl
  44. Gabriel Perry
  45. Colin Power
  46. Apeksha Rao
  47. Jessica Sharp
  48. Caitlin Storer
  49. Nantana Taptamat
  50. Harry Thompson
  51. Hannah Towers
  52. Ann Tran
  53. Arahat Sundar Tuladhar
  54. Eva Turek-Jewkes
  55. Elaine Unkles
  56. Peter Varghese
  57. Franchesca Velarde
  58. Megan Ventura
  59. Penelope Wensley
  60. Taylor-Jayne Wilkshire