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Find out what’s on at Curtin. There are a wide range of events both on the campus and online, with something for everyone.

Alzheimer's | Prof John Mamo & Dr Virginie Lam

The Future Of, Ep 103 | 38:36

Curtin researchers are trialling a medication that could help preserve the cognitive function of people with Alzheimer’s.

Grief | Prof Lauren Breen and Shelly Skinner

The Future Of, Ep 102 | 35:26

Why are grief and dying such taboo topics in many societies, particularly if they involve children? And what is ‘grief literacy’?

Twitter | Prof Tama Leaver

The Future Of, Ep 101 | 23:23

Will Twitter ever be the same since Elon Musk’s takeover? And what impact will his changes have on users, free speech and (dis)information?

Research | Prof Chris Moran & Prof Fran Ackermann

The Future Of, Ep 100 | 36:44

Universities have been the main sites of knowledge discovery since the Late Middle Ages. Six hundred years on, will the role of the university as society’s primary source of new knowledge be eroded by government and industry agendas?

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Campus and global community

Gallery shines a light on truth-telling and protest

Tucked down at the southern end of campus, is one of the University’s unexpected gems: the John Curtin Gallery. The…

Awards and achievements

Leaders in their fields among Curtin’s new Honorary Doctorates

Curtin University has presented a respected university leader, highly regarded academic and esteemed entrepreneur with Honorary Doctorates. University of Queensland’s…


New page turns on Curtin’s contemporary library

Curtin University’s iconic library has reopened following a complete building transformation to recreate it as a hub of digital innovation…

Campus and global community

Study an MBA without an undergrad degree and keep your day job

You can be a born leader with all the business experience in the world, but if the only qualification you…