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Pride and prejudice

When Michelle Rogers studied social work at WAIT from 1979-1982, being gay in Western Australia was illegal and university campuses weren’t immune to the prejudices of the time.

Insider knowledge

Last year a record 50 per cent of school-leavers nominated a Curtin course as their first preference, consolidating Curtin’s position as WA’s university of choice. So what’s the secret?

To live and give

Scholarships change lives. More than 13 per cent of students at Curtin come from low socio-economic backgrounds – many of them relying on a scholarship to obtain a university qualification.

A star is born

The latest edition of Nature Index Rising Stars points to Curtin as the top Australian mover in the national tertiary sector. Why? Here we review Curtin’s research ascendency.