• Mikayla Jensen, Student Club Sports Convenor
  • Ellie Tunstall (Scoop), Student Club Vice President
  • Tania Cottrell
  • Samantha Cavaliere, Student Club President
  • Zara Childs, Student Club Cultural Convenor
  • Sally Porter
  • Lana Gallage, Student Club Secretary
  • Holly Gardner, Student Club appointee to the Inter-College Council
The Grace College Student Club facilitates the involvement of our residents in all the inter-college competitions and events. They also make sure we have plenty of in-house activities too!

Whether you want to compete in “College Idol”, Athletics or “Dancefest”, there’s something fun and exciting for everyone. The Student Club organises social events such as the “@Home”, Puppies & Pancakes and the annual Ball. The Student Club ensures your residency at Grace is fun, healthy and provides ample opportunities to embrace your competitive spirit. Check out the Calendar of Activities to find out more.

Grace residents automatically sign up to the Student Club as part of the enrolment process. For more information about Student Club, please email graceadmin@grace.uq.edu.au

Meet your 2021 Student Club Executive

Tania Cottrell
Tania Cottrell (Cherry)

PRESIDENT

Hometown: Hervey Bay, Queensland
Degree: Bachelor of Occupational Therapy
Favourite thing about Grace: The amazing community of Grace girls that always have your back and give you a few laughs.

Ellie Tunstall (Scoop), Student Club Vice President
Ellie Tunstall (Scoop)

VICE PRESIDENT

Hometown: Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Degree: Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering)
Favourite thing about Grace: The supportive environment of the college and the fact that you can give anything a go.

Lana Gallage, Student Club Secretary
Lana Gallage (Almond)

SECRETARY

Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
Degree: Bachelor of Nursing
Favourite thing about Grace: The residents here!!! A supportive community is an understatement. I am so glad to have met some lifelong friends and people who I can count on when I really need. The sisterhood here is more than what I would wish for.

Samantha Cavaliere, Student Club President
Samantha Cavaliere (Brulee)

TREASURER

Hometown: Mackay, Queensland
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Favourite thing about Grace: The community! I love how supportive and friendly all the girls are.

Elise Dahl (Scarlett)

SOCIAL CONVENOR

Hometown: 
Degree:
Favourite thing about Grace:

Zara Childs, Student Club Cultural Convenor
Zara Childs (Autumn)

CULTURAL CONVENOR

Hometown: Cooma, New South Wales
Degree: Bachelor of Social Science
Favourite thing about Grace: The community. We house a small community here at Grace which is really interpersonal & warm. It helps to echo a more homely environment and allows us to embrace human connection with one another. Everyone is known by name; kitchen staff, administrative team, extended staff and all the residents included.

Mikayla Jensen, Student Club Sports Convenor
Mikayla Jensen (Flarey)

SPORTS CONVENOR

Hometown: Maryborough, Queensland
Degree: Bachelor of Engineering
Favourite thing about Grace: My favourite thing about Grace is having many opportunities to connect with friends through various sports, social and cultural events. This makes college such a diverse, inclusive, fun and nurturing environment.

Sally Porter
Sally Porter (Postie)

INTERNAL AFFAIRS (Fundraising and Merchandise)

Hometown: Ballina, New South Wales
Degree: Bachelor of Psychological Science
Favourite thing about Grace: The Community. It’s so nice to have a community behind you supporting you in all aspects of college/uni life, as well as your own personal growth.

Holly Gardner, Student Club appointee to the Inter-College Council
Holly Gardner (Rosemary)

INTER-COLLEGE COUNCIL (ICC) APPOINTEE (ICC Cultural/Arts Convenor)

Hometown: Melbourne, Victoria
Degree: Bachelor of Health Sciences (Nutrition)
Favourite thing about Grace: The supportive network of friends that quickly become a second family. I am so grateful to experience the fun of college and university with such a loving and inclusive community!