Mass communications graduate Katie O’Donnell is helping sick, disadvantaged and special needs children as the fundraising manager for Variety – the Children’s Charity WA.
By Daniel Jauk | Alumni news; Humanities | Leave a comment
A Curtin University student and two graduates have experienced a once in a lifetime study tour including visits to some of the world’s most prestigious learning institutions.
By Lucien Wilkinson | Alumni news; General; Student Featured; Culture, language and Indigenous; Education; Humanities
Dr Syaifullah Muhammad is a chemical engineering alumnus who has developed an innovative technology to extract high-quality patchouli oil from the patchouli plant.
By Zoe Taylor | Alumni news; Feature; Research; Science and technology; Agriculture, environment and sustainability; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
In 2017, alumna Iris Smit invented a simple yet effective cosmetic product and started selling it online. A year later, Smit’s business is worth AUD$10 million, and she’s only just getting started.
By Zoe Taylor | Alumni news; Architecture and construction | Leave a comment
Commemorate the centenary of the Armistice and the official opening of a new installation from Curtin alumna, Jo Darbyshire.
By Joanne Fernandez | Alumni news; Campus and community; Culture, language and Indigenous; The arts and creative industries
Fatch Kalembo is a native Malawian and registered nurse whose PhD research at Curtin is set to dramatically improve HIV disclosure practices to children in Malawi.
By Zoe Taylor | Alumni news; Health and medicine; Research; Health | 1 comment
2018 Curtin Lifetime Achievement Award winner Dr Tracy Westerman is working to ensure the availability of more culturally appropriate care for Indigenous Australians at risk of mental illness.
By Daniel Jauk | Alumni news; Health | Leave a comment
A global humanitarian, Indonesian-based innovators and an Indigenous psychologist are among those recognised at Curtin University’s 2018 Alumni Achievement Awards.
By Lucien Wilkinson | Alumni news; General; Culture, language and Indigenous; Health; Science and Engineering
“Companies want to see that you can think strategically and creatively, and can execute your ideas. Being able to apply that thinking to the beauty and fashion industry is what will set you apart.”
By Zoe Taylor | Alumni news; Humanities; The arts and creative industries | Leave a comment
Sita Samtani’s interest in a human rights career has taken her to Broome, where she is helping local Indigenous communities access much-needed legal services.
By Daniel Jauk | Alumni news; Business, management and law | Leave a comment