During semester break, nine Physiotherapy students stepped off a plane into the riot of colour, sounds and smells that is Kathmandu, Nepal. It was to be home for the next month.
By Arianne Chavez | Campus and community; General; Health
Curtin University researchers have for the first time discovered the melting of mud in the Earth’s mantle, providing insights into the nature and history of the continental crust.
By Lauren Sydoruk | General; Research; Science and Engineering
Two Aboriginal leaders in their respective fields were today announced as the 2017 John Curtin Medallists at a special ceremony held at Curtin University.
By Hailey Ross | Campus and community; General; Culture, language and Indigenous; Education
West Australian industry figures joined representatives from Curtin University to celebrate the opening of the University’s Dubai campus at a special event held in Perth.
By Hailey Ross | Campus and community; General; Education
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
Teachers and parents/guardians will gain a better understanding of the behaviour and expectations of students and parents from East Asian (in particular, Chinese) backgrounds.
By Nicola Cobley | General
Over the next six weeks Curtin University graduates will be asked to share their ‘lightbulb moment’ as the University launches its inaugural Alumni Annual Appeal.
By Lauren Sydoruk | Alumni news; Campus and community; General; Education
Curtin University Vice-President of Corporate Relations, Ms Valerie Raubenheimer, has been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by Universities Australia.
By Lauren Sydoruk | General; Education
Curtin University has congratulated Dr Josephine Wilson, from the Faculty of Humanities, on winning the esteemed 2017 Miles Franklin Literary Award.
By Yasmine Phillips | Campus and community; General; Education; The arts and creative industries
More than 650 Curtin volunteers will travel to regional and metropolitan sites across Western Australia, Malaysia and Singapore this September and October.
By Lauren Sydoruk | Campus and community; General; Education