Wedding dresses by their nature are pieces of sartorial splendour, but Madeleine Tucker’s designs are something to behold.
By Zoe Taylor | Alumni news; The arts and creative industries | Leave a comment
Dr Alwynne Pegler, the first Principal of the Western Australian School of Mines after it joined the Western Australian Institute of Technology, passed away last November. He was 95 years old.
By Daniel Jauk and Elizabeth McKenzie (university archivist) | Alumni news; Campus and community; Engineering and mining; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
Brandon West has taken out the prestigious Australian HR Institute Ram Charan Student Award for his 3,500-word essay describing some of the challenges facing the human resources industry.
By Daniel Jauk | Alumni news; Business, management and law | Leave a comment
Curtin alumna Bec Bignell is empowering regional Australians to tell their stories and break down stereotypes about living in the bush.
By Zoe Taylor | Alumni news; Culture, language and Indigenous; Humanities; Media and communications; The arts and creative industries | Leave a comment
Alison James’ acclaimed short film Judas Collar chronicles the journey of a wild camel captured and fitted with a culling device.
By Karen Green | Alumni news; The arts and creative industries | Leave a comment
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
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; 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
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
“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