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Semester 2 2021 events for offshore and online students

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Curtin is committed to helping our offshore and online students get the most out of their digital learning experience and we are excited to present to you a series of semester two events for you to get involved with.

Event details

These events will be your opportunity to become a part of our global Curtin community and open you up to making life-long friends. 

Date
Multiple Dates
Time
Various Times
Venue
Online
Cost
Free
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This semester you can look forward to exciting online activities such as careers events, fitness classes, cultural events, online games and more, with some events held live and others made available on-demand.

Discover how you can win 1 of 10 Curtin prize packs when you participate in activities at the bottom of this article!

Game Changers Workshops (Live)

Building your skills and connections while you’re studying will boost your industry knowledge and increase your chances of success in the competitive graduate employment market. The Game Changers workshop series is designed to help you explore your leadership potential, develop your self-awareness and learn to work with others to create lasting change!

You are welcome to attend all workshops in the series or select to only attend those that are of particular interest to you.

Forming habits for success – 14 September

Conflict management – 21 September

Building networks – 28 September

Visit the Game Changers webpage for more information and to register for a workshop.

Conversation games and social activities: CHAtS Online (Live)

CHAtS (Conversational Help and Speaking) Online is a program that connects Curtin student volunteers with mentees wishing to improve their spoken English. You’ll take part in fun conversation games and social video chats, and culture exchange.

Registrations for the program will open the week of 16 August, and the program will commence on 13 September.

Register for the program or find out more information by visiting the Careers for Tomorrow blog.

Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) Lunch and Learn (Live)

Are you a business student looking to increase your professional skills? Join the FBL team on Wednesdays from 8 – 29 September to hang out with your course mates while learning to develop your skills.

Office basics – 8 September

Sourcing internships – 15 September

Be nice to your barista – 22 September

Study basecamp – 29 September

Join a Lunch and Learn session.

New to Curtin Mentoring (On-demand)

Are you a new to Curtin student? Connect with us to be matched to a Curtin Mentor who can help you settle into your first semester of study at Curtin!

Connect to a Mentor now.

Online fitness classes (On-demand)

Looking for an activity between classes that is fun and will help keep you fit? Try out a Curtin fitness class! All you need is a small space to stretch out in, a mat and comfortable shoes.

Classes include yoga, HIIT workout and stretching. Watch the fitness class playlist now.

Virtual campus tours (On-demand)

The Perth campus covers an impressive 116 hectares so we’ve created guided tours to help you get to know the campus and learn more about key locations.

The tours will introduce you to key student service areas as well as buildings specific to your faculty.

Watch a campus tour now.

Learn about student support services (On-demand)

From advice about using Curtin’s OASIS and Blackboard systems, to finding out more about the TL Robertson Library and introducing you to the Curtin Student Guild, we’ve got you covered with a range of short videos explaining our different student support services.

Watch the student support services playlist now.

Win 1 of 10 Curtin prize packs!

Curtin branded merchandise

Take a break and have a stretch in between your online classes!

Share a photo or short video of yourself in one of the fitness poses from the Online Fitness Classes by the Curtin Stadium and you’ll go in the running to win a Curtin prize pack.

Each winner will receive a Curtin branded towel, coffee mug, winter beanie and soft carry bag that will be mailed to your home address anywhere in the world!

Submit your entry now.

View competition terms & conditions

Make sure you check back regularly as more events are announced throughout the semester!

For access to personal and study support resources, visit the Studying Offshore and Online webpage.