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Media Releases 2009


December 14 Ministry of Industrial Development and Curtin Sarawak’s Bio-Park project underway
December 11 Deputy Minister of Higher Education launches Curtin International Business Conference
December 10 Business and process plant technology diploma students graduate from Curtin Sarawak
December 8 Curtin Sarawak lecturer presented award for best paper at international conference
November 24 Datuk Lee Kim Shin: Government interested in any novel ideas and concepts that can help in development of SCORE
November 23 Curtin Sarawak welcomes parents and teachers from Lusong Laku
November 20 Curtin Sarawak 2010 intake now in progress: Special January Intake Programme gives SPM/STPM students a head start on their tertiary education
Curtin Sarawak Engineering and Science alumni get together
November 18 Curtin Sarawak students raise over RM7,000 for children with cancer
November 16 Hard work and dedication pay off for Curtin Sarawak academics
November 13 Curtin Sarawak helps professionals stay ahead with postgraduate business qualifications
November 11 Curtin Sarawak students treated to fundamental analysis talk by prominent fund manager
November 10 Curtin Sarawak students and academics live up to university’s commitment to innovation and excellence
November 6 Curtin Sarawak rewards the best and brightest of Miri’s secondary schools
November 4 Contemplating postgraduate study? Consider Curtin Sarawak’s Project Management programme
November 3 Curtin Sarawak’s JCLA ambassadors praised for projects highlighting social concerns
November 2 Two Curtin Sarawak academics recognised for research excellence and scholarship
October 30 Curtin Volunteers! Golden Child fundraising charity event to support Sarawak Children’s Cancer Society
October 26 Curtin Sarawak presenting informative evening lecture for Miri business community on 2 November
October 23 Curtin Sarawak’s innovative body sensors could mean better healthcare for thousands in rural areas
October 22 Inspirational lecturer Terence Tan to facilitate SPM Workshop for fifth formers
October 21 Postgraduate study at Curtin Sarawak an opportunity for talented individuals to expand their horizons
October 20 Fifth formers in Miri invited to participate in Curtin Sarawak’s SPM Workshop on 25 October
October 19 ‘Fire’ and evacuation causes stir at Curtin Sarawak
October 14 Curtin Sarawak students embrace 1Malaysia concept
October 13 Form Five students in Kuching, Sibu and Kota Kinabalu to participate in Curtin Sarawak’s SPM Workshops
October 6 Curtin Sarawak holding SPM Workshops for students in Kuching, Sibu and Kota Kinabalu
October 2 Affordability, accreditation and high standards attract students to Curtin Sarawak
October 1 Curtin Sarawak holding 6th Undergraduate Business Conference
September 28 Lecturer Lau Shiew Wei wins 2009 Curtin Excellence and Innovation in Teaching Award
September 25 John Curtin Leadership Academy holding fund-raiser for rural solar power project
September 18 Curtin Sarawak students shine in investment quiz competition
September 16 Curtin Sarawak chemical engineering students win in national-level competition
September 10 Manpower Training Requirement Programme for SCORE trainees receive certificates from Curtin Sarawak
August 26 Minister impressed with Curtin Sarawak’s research and development
August 20 Western Australia Government hosts Curtin Sarawak scholars
August 17 Shell and Curtin Sarawak sign memorandum on scholarships
August 14 Students and staff lend full support to Curtin Volunteers! blood donation drive
August 6 Curtin Sarawak students shine again in ASEAN-level competition
August 4 Curtin Sarawak students get academic support they need from The Learning Centre
July 31 Curtin Sarawak and Sarawak Biodiversity Centre explore possibilities of collaboration
July 29 Curtin Sarawak cleaners attend skills training
July 28 Jack Ho aims to bring glory to Curtin at Australian University Games
July 22 Curtin Sarawak to gear towards Sarawak’s manpower development and research needs
July 14 Curtin Sarawak hosting two-day open forum on teaching and learning
July 8 Curtin Sarawak academics and staff hone qualitative research skills at workshop
July 7 Curtin Sarawak holds inaugural Curtin Counselling Seminar
June 30 Chinese university keen to collaborate with Curtin Sarawak
June 27 Miri to host Borneo Research Council Conference 5 – 7 July next year
June 18 Curtin Sarawak’s geology symposium this September to focus on current and future energy solutions
June 16 Potential students invited to Curtin Sarawak roadshows in Kuching, Sibu and Bintulu
June 15 Curtin Sarawak staff attend talk on stress and bullying in the workplace
June 12 ‘From Perth to Miri: A Journey of Transformation’ an interesting account of Curtin Sarawak’s first six years
June 10 Curtin Sarawak staff and students discuss environmental issues
June 8 Curtin Sarawak engineering students participate in Malaysia Robot Contest
June 4 ‘Business Sustainability in Era of Globalisation’ to be focus of international business conference in December
May 29 John Curtin Leadership Academy (JCLA) Developing future leaders with entrepreneurial spirit and community values
Deputy Minister of Higher Education visits Curtin Sarawak
May 27 Students to raise awareness of youth and community leadership
May 26 School of Engineering Team champs in Curtin Sarawak bowling tournament
May 25 Curtin Sarawak gets thumbs up from Australian Universities Quality Agency
May 21 Curtin Sarawak Library hands over books to Industrial Training Institute
Curtin Sarawak Bookshop holding Book Fair to promote reading culture
May 12 Regional collaboration in mainstreaming gender and peace in biodiversity conservation promoted at Curtin-MENGO Symposium
May 11 Large number of international delegates expected for 2nd CUTSE International Conference this November
May 6 Latest innovation and research to be shared at Curtin Sarawak’s Teaching and Learning Open Forum 17 – 18 July 2009
April 28 Curtin Sarawak students make concrete fly!
April 23 Curtin-MENGO Symposium 2009 at Curtin Sarawak to contribute to gender mainstreaming in biodiversity conservation
April 20 Curtin Sarawak management team visits Sarawak Shell
April 16 Dr Chan urges Sarawakians to give their full support to Curtin Sarawak
April 14 BioValley Park Project at Curtin Sarawak to significantly boost research and development
April 10 Curtin Sarawak and its graduates make their mark
April 9 Curtin Sarawak’s tenth anniversary celebration a glittering affair
March 31 Curtin Sarawak’s Open Day activities promise fun time for the public
March 26 Fun and festivities at Curtin Sarawak’s Open Day to celebrate university’s tenth anniversary
March 17 Two documentaries by Curtin Sarawak students in ‘Top Ten Films’ for Program Karyawan Muda finals
March 5 SMK Lopeng Tengah Pre-University Club visits Curtin Sarawak
March 4 Renewed interest in Curtin Sarawak’s Diploma in Process Plant Technology Programme
February 11 Curtin Sarawak students awarded Western Australian Premier’s Scholarships
January 31 Curtin University of Technology, Sarawak Malaysia celebrates its 10th Anniversary this year
January 3 Talks on loans and scholarships for tertiary study at Curtin Sarawak