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Team registrations for Relay For Life Curtin 2015 are now open!

Get a group of friends or work colleagues together and register a team for this awesome event. You’ll have a great time and make a real difference in your community.

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Free understanding culture workshop

Learn more about culture and set yourself up for a global career.

Come along on Tuesday 8 September from 6pm to 8pm, with guest speaker Amanda Rickman- Policy Officer at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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Get involved!

Semester 2, 2015 volunteering opportunities are now open on our Volunteer Portal. 

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Curtin Leadership Centre

Curtin Leadership Centre offers free leadership programs and real-world experience.

Relay For Life Curtin

Relay For Life Curtin is a 24-hour event that raises money for cancer research.

Curtin Community Projects

Find out how to participate in community fundraising events.

Sir Charles Court Young Leaders Program

Get involved as a young leader and develop your leadership skills and build confidence.

John Curtin Leadership Academy

Develop your leadership skills further by working on a team-based community project.

News and Events

08th SEP
Understanding Culture workshop
Learn more about culture and set yourself up for a global career.

Learn more about culture and set yourself up for a global career.

Learn how to work within and across cultures- an important skill for emerging leaders. Explore your own and others cultures and what it takes to move from one culture to another. Identify strategies that will help you to develop your own cultural competence. 

Location : Tim Winton LT (213.104)
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16th SEP
Project Management workshop
Apply project management skills and meet and beat those assignment deadlines.

Apply project management skills and meet and beat those assignment deadlines.

Gain an overview of the key aspects of project management. Be equipped with some of the basic tools and strategies to manage projects effectively. Establish your goals and then plan how to achieve them. 

Location : Tim Winton LT (213.104)
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22nd SEP
Decision Making workshop
Find out what’s important to you and make better choices.

Find out what’s important to you and make better choices.

Determine what to do in tough situations where there are no ‘right’ answers. Learn skills to help you reach the ‘best’ solution available when making difficult decisions. We explore different ethical frameworks and how these can help us to address big issues and to act in line with our values. 

Location : Tim Winton LT (213.104)
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07th OCT
Conflict Resolution workshop
Practice negotiation skills to get more from your study, work and play.

Practice negotiation skills to get more from your study, work and play.

Learn how to handle conflict effectively. Many people view conflict as negative and uncomfortable, an issue to be avoided or ignored. Conflict however, can be a tool for positive change. Understand different types of conflict and learn skills that can help you create positive outcomes. 

Location : Tim Winton LT (213.104)
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10th OCT
Bricktober Perth
Bricktober Perth is a Lego exhibition of models and interactive displays that raises money for Rotary Ascot.

Bricktober Perth is a Lego exhibition of models and interactive displays that raises money for Rotary Ascot.

John Curtin Leadership Academy students are working with the Rotary Club of Ascot to promote Bricktober Perth.

This event showcases Lego models and interactive displays, and is the largest Lego display show in Western Australia. There will be competitions, prizes, a Lego play pit and refreshments available all day.

This event raises money for a number of causes including, Lego Play Experience clubs for autistic children, and the world eradication of Polio.

Help us raise money for these worthy causes by purchasing an individual ticket for $8 or a family ticket for $25. We also need volunteers to assist on the day, if you are interested in volunteering please contact the organiser.

Location : Cannington Exhibition Centre & Showgrounds
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13th OCT
Goal Setting workshop
Stop procrastinating and start kicking goals.

Stop procrastinating and start kicking goals.

Explore strategies that let you make the most of your time by setting and achieving meaningful goals. This can result in less stress, and more time to do the things you really want to do with people you really want to be with! 

Location : Tim Winton LT (213.104)
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21st OCT
Public Speaking workshop
Learn how to connect with people and make an impact on your audience.

Learn how to connect with people and make an impact on your audience.

Gain some valuable tools to help you deliver memorable presentations. Learn how to influence, build rapport and inspire people to take action. Use the power of story-telling to engage others with your ideas. 

Location : Tim Winton LT (213.104)
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27th OCT
Making Change workshop
Learn personal change strategies that stick.

Learn personal change strategies that stick.

Understand the process of making changes in your life. Learn tools that will help you kick old habits and stick to new ones. Understand how small changes can lead to great achievements. 

Location : Tim Winton LT (213.104)
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28th OCT
Community Impact workshop
Build your networks and make a difference in your world.

Build your networks and make a difference in your world.

Explore options for integrating and putting into action what you have learned about yourself and about being part of a team. Develop meaningful social change action plans that utilise your strengths. Look at where to focus your effort to implement effective change. 

Location : Tim Winton LT (213.104)
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Curtin Volunteers

Curtin Volunteers