Curtin University was named Overall Winner of the 2017 Mitsubishi Corporation WA Innovator of the Year awards, for research aimed at extending the shelf-life and reducing post-harvest losses in fruit,
By Carole Kerr | Alumni news; Campus and community; Research; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Engineering and mining; Physical sciences and mathematics; Science and Engineering
The Kalgoorlie biplane, built by WA School of Mines students in 1915, is a remarkable story about battling against the odds.
By Daniel Jauk and Elizabeth McKenzie (university archivist) | Alumni news; Campus and community; Engineering and mining; Science and Engineering | 2comments
Sebastian Salicru is a leadership development expert, author, business phychologist, company director and fellow of McLean/Harvard Medical School. Here’s his thoughts on adaptive leadership.
By Sebastian Salicru | Alumni news; Business, management and law | Leave a comment
A science teacher who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, professionalism and dedication over her 30 year career in education has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at Curtin University.
By Lauren Sydoruk | Alumni news; Campus and community; General; Education
Ron Elliott’s novel Burn Patterns is his first foray into the crime genre, but the psychological thriller has earned him a shortlisting in the 2017 Ned Kelly Awards.
By Zoe Taylor | Alumni news; The arts and creative industries | Leave a comment
The past will collide with the future when Curtin University’s China Australia Writing Centre hosts Creative Conversations on 28 October 2017
By April Kleer | Alumni news; Campus and community; Research; Culture, language and Indigenous; Humanities; The arts and creative industries
This annual event brings together writers, activists, poets, novelists, journalists and readers in conversations about the experience and the craft of writing across cultures.
By Nadia Quinn | Alumni news; Feature; Culture, language and Indigenous; The arts and creative industries
Humanities graduate, Sarah Fulford, was inspired to research the ‘Vyner Brooke nurses’, a group of World War II POWs, whose camaraderie and stoicism in the face of horrific experiences defines them.
By Arianne Chavez | Alumni news; Campus and community; General; Research; Health; Humanities | Leave a comment
Surveying graduate Dione Bilick has been named the new Surveyor General of WA – the first woman to hold the position since it was established in 1829.
By Daniel Jauk | Alumni news; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
Kate Mulvany discusses her award-winning portrayal of Shakespeare’s Richard III, pouring champagne on Tobey Maguire in The Great Gatsby and starring in the upcoming Foxtel series, Fighting Season.
By Daniel Jauk | Alumni news; Humanities; The arts and creative industries | Leave a comment