Sustainable style

May 26, 2021

With three out of five fast fashion garments ending up in landfill within a year of purchase and synthetic garments contributing to a third of all microplastics in the ocean, the fashion industry is a large... Read More

Excel-erating NRW2021

May 20, 2021

A team of John Curtin Leadership Academy (JCLA) students have been working in partnership with the Office of the Elder-in-Residence Team in supporting National Reconciliation Week 2021 activities at Curtin.... Read More

Pets & programming

April 15, 2021

MiRo is a robotic pet being designed to provide entertainment, engagement and a sense of companionship to aged care residents. Five final year Bachelor of Computing students are taking part in MiRo’s ‘puppy... Read More

Changing the game

March 24, 2021

Do you want develop the skills and tools to thrive in the future world of work and lead positive change? Interested in building connections with a diverse range of people and developing new friendships? Keen to... Read More

Skills you may already have

December 15, 2020

So, you’re looking at the skills section of your resume and thinking it looks a little bare or unoriginal? After all, how many other applicants will use the terms ‘people person’ and ‘well-organised’?... Read More

Hitting reset

December 8, 2020

It would be the understatement of the century to say COVID-19 has not affected us and the world we live in. Most of us have not heard of such a huge disruption to ordinary lives around the planet since the... Read More

Building your brand

December 2, 2020

Even if you’re not hugely familiar with the term ‘personal branding’, you’re probably more engaged with it than you think! Personal branding basically refers to who you are and how you’re... Read More

JCLA 2021

September 25, 2020

Looking to grow your skills and have a positive impact in your community? John Curtin Leadership Academy (JCLA) is a leadership development program underpinned by the Social Change Model of Leadership... Read More

Online learning

September 18, 2020

If you are reading this, you’re probably a Curtin student, you’ve definitely been impacted by COVID, and you now have more experience in an online learning environment than you’d planned. This also means... Read More

Putting the AWESOME into arts

August 7, 2020

To get the lowdown on WA’s 2020 AWESOME Arts Festival and how to get involved, have a listen to our Skills Building podcast with their current Volunteer Coordinator, Jemima Hill. We discover that there are... Read More