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Curtin University
Note to staff

7 November 2016


Curtin hosts Lao PDR disability leaders Curtin welcomed 15 disability leaders from Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) to Bentley campus last Monday as part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Australia Awards Fellowship...

3 November 2016


Australian Research Council grants Curtin was successful in the recent Australian Research Council (ARC) grants, receiving $6.8 million in funding. This includes 12 ARC Discovery Projects, two ARC Discovery Early Career Research Awards (DECRA), and...

31 October 2016


Ranking updates We are now nearing the end of the annual calendar of the release of University rankings. I am delighted to advise that Curtin has been ranked in the top 10 in Australia by the Nature Index 2016 Australia and New Zealand supplement....

24 October 2016


Last week I was very proud to sign an MOU between Southern Aboriginal Corporation, Bringing Them Home Committee and Curtin University that will provide opportunities for Curtin students to undertake practice-based learning for credit toward their...

17 October 2016


I had the pleasure of attending, along with the Chancellor Colin Beckett, Professor Seth Kunin and David Menarry, the opening of the new four storey Science and Engineering Building on our Sarawak Campus last Friday. The Chancellor officially opened...

10 October 2016


 John Curtin Medal  The John Curtin Medal ceremony was held last Friday, coincidentally on the 75th Anniversary of John Curtin becoming Prime Minister in 1941. Since 1998, the Medal has been awarded annually by Curtin to members of the community...