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Inside Curtin 2016

Welcome to Inside Curtin, a monthly video news update on the latest happenings on campus. See the full episodes here, or view individual stories on the Inside Curtin YouTube playlist.

Stories screen daily in Wesfarmers Court at 10am and 1pm, and feature as a 30 minute program on Westlink TV. For more information about Inside Curtin and Curtin TV email Sharon Iannello or phone x1444.

Episode 8

In this episode we meet some of our very talented fashion design students as they work on a truly innovative project, check out all the fun and excitement of Curtin's Open Day, find out about ideas to bring more Indigenous culture to the University grounds, and see world-leading student-designed fashion up on the catwalk.

Episode 7

In this episode of Inside Curtin we learn more about the Indigenous cultural awareness training on offer at Curtin, meet the student making a documentary on a member of the Hockeyroos as he heads to the Rio Olympics. We also find out about the interesting study our students and academics have been undertaking to prevent a particular sports injury and hear thoughts on the future from Provost John Cordery.

Episode 6

Welcome to Inside Curtin. This month we find out about Curtin University's partnership with the Fremantle Dockers and learn how the University helps athletes prepare for all environmental conditions.

Episode 5

This month we find out the reason behind those fascinating coffee cups on campus, check out what’s coming up for semester two at the Curtin Gallery, hear thoughts on Curtin from visiting United Nations member Wayne Macintosh, and learn from a US academic who studies fandoms.

Episode 4

In this episode of Inside Curtin we check out the highlights from this year’s Festival of Learning, find out more about the amazing graffiti art that has spring up on campus, listen in on a conversation between our Student Guild General Secretary Liam O’Neil and the Deputy Vice Chancellor of Academic Jill Downie, and discover the inside scoop on our first year project with Jeff Gomez.

Episode 3

In this episode we find out about some very interesting visitors to the Curtin campus. Check out the developments going on in Curtin’s digital arena, find out about the exciting opportunities available to study overseas and catch up with the Dockers and other Curtin sponsorship partners.

Episode 2

This week in Inside Curtin we check out all the excitement during a sensational first semester Orientation Week; meet the newest members to the Curtin family, the world-beating Hockeyroos, and find out more about the construction and new developments happening all over campus. We also hear about the exciting things planned to bring even more life and colour to our Uni.

Episode 1

This Orientation special introduces our students to elsie, a mobile-friendly app designed to make uni life simpler. It showcases our Curtin students volunteering for a great cause during last year’s John Curtin Weekend and reveals our new social media control room, The Agency, an innovative and challenging environment for our marketing students. There is also an interview with Director Learning and Engagement David Gibson on what’s new with Curtin Challenge.