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Media Releases 2013

December 19 Students interested to enrol at Curtin Sarawak invited to info sessions
December 18 Curtin Sarawak academic receives adjunct professorship from China
December 17 AIESEC Curtin Sarawak Chapter carrying out waste management project in Miri
December 16 Curtin Sarawak’s Civil and Construction Engineering Department organises alumni reunion
December 13 Curtin Sarawak and Unimas to develop and promote academic links and research collaboration
December 11 Experts from Australian campus help train Curtin Sarawak safety and security personnel
December 10 Curtin Sarawak Open Day Committee donates to nine charities
December 5 2nd Borneo Engineering Symposium open for registration
Curtin Sarawak business students receive commendations
December 3 Participants from 17 countries attending 2nd International Higher Education Teaching and Learning Conference 2013
December 2 Curtin Sarawak students adopt playground as part of activities under Moral Studies unite
November 29 Curtin Application Month offers new enrolees complimentary bookshop vouchers
University of London academic to conduct interactive seminar at Curtin Sarawak
November 22 Public invited to attend Master of Science (Project Management) information session
November 20 Good response expected for 8th CUTSE International Conference
November 14 Curtin Sarawak electronic and communication engineering student project enters finals of IET Innovation Awards
November 13 Curtin Sarawak establishes partnerships with MDeC and Agilent Technologies
November 11 Curtin Sarawak HDR student second in Australian competition
November 8 ScareFest and Fitness Fab Festival at Curtin Sarawak get overwhelming response
Curtin Sarawak continuing to offer postgraduate research scholarships in 2014
November 7 Curtin students put theory into practice during Civil Engineering Week
November 4 AIESEC Curtin Sarawak Chapter hosts leadership seminar
October 31 Curtin Sarawak academics shortlisted for IChemE Awards 2013
October 30 Researchers develop world’s first traditional knowledge and language index
October 29 Curtin Sarawak students present business ideas at CPA Australia Entrepreneurial Challenge 2013
October 28 Curtin Sarawak launches Leadership and Entrepreneurship Centre
October 25 IMechE launches student chapter at Curtin Sarawak
October 24 2nd Curtin Open Bowling Competition sees greater participation
‘Petroleum Week’ offers students networking opportunities with oil and gas companies
October 23 Curtin electrical and computer engineering students get industry exposure in Penang
October 18 Public invited to attend Community Aspiration Programme at Curtin Sarawak
Curtin Sarawak recognises academic excellence of Miri students
October 17 Curtin University appoints new Vice-Chancellor
October 16 Curtin Sarawak recognises outstanding and long-serving staff
October 14 Curtin Sarawak academics receive Student Choice Awards
October 11 Curtin Sarawak’s Cultural Night celebrates cultural diversity on campus
October 9 Students learn about digital media industry from expert from Channel News Asia
October 7 Curtin Bowling Club calling for participants for its 2nd Curtin Open Bowling Competition
October 4 PAWS Miri volunteer talks about operating a NPO to Curtin Sarawak students
October 3 Chemical Engineering Days event gives students better insights into careers in chemical engineering
October 1 Fitness Fab Festival to promote a healthy lifestyle and raise funds in conjunction with Breast Cancer Month
September 27 Curtin Sarawak’s ScareFest a fund-raiser for two charities
September 26 Curtin Sarawak Open Day sees an ever-increasing number of visitors
September 25 Curtin Sarawak and Miri Marriott in joint beach-cleaning event
September 19 School receives used flooring from Curtin Sarawak
September 18 Public invited to attend talk on cyber security policy at Curtin Sarawak
September 17 Curtin Sarawak participating in AsiaBound Grants Programme
September 12 School of Business aims to transfer knowledge to the business community through Innovation Expo
September 10 Public invited to attend talks by academics and industry professionals during Curtin Sarawak Open Day
September 9 2nd International Materials Symposium calling for participants and exhibitors
Dr. Shaik Roslinah Bux to give talk on generation imperative on human capital management at Curtin Sarawak
September 6 Melanau Tibou tradition to be showcased during Curtin Sarawak Open Day 2013
Club-In 2.0 introduces Curtin Sarawak students to vibrant campus life
September 5 Professor Michael Cloke is Curtin Sarawak’s new Dean, School of Engineering and Science
Anglers invited to participate in fishing competition at Curtin Sarawak
September 4 Visitors to Curtin Sarawak Open Day stand to win attractive lucky draw prizes
Curtin Sarawak hosting talk on corporate governance in Malaysia on 13 September
September 3 Dato Lau Siew Wai talks to Curtin students about entrepreneurship and education
Curtin Sarawak signs MoU with eBario Sendirian Berhad and Rurum Kelabit Sarawak
Seven teams to compete in John Curtin Ultimate Team Tournament
September 2 Over 900 visitors attend IEEE National Exhibition at Curtin Sarawak
August 30 Curtin Sarawak Open Day gets encouraging support from business and public sectors and NGOs
August 29 Chemical Engineering Student Club welcomes new members
August 28 Curtin Sarawak Open Day 2013 to include fun activities for children
August 27 Curtin Sarawak to host three international conferences in August next year
August 26 ‘O-Week’ activities help over 400 new students settle in at campus
August 23 It’s all systems go for Curtin Sarawak Open Day 2013!
August 19 China students in Miri for summer English camp
August 14 Curtin Sarawak’s 4th IEEE National Exhibition to showcase over 30 engineering projects
August 13 Newspaper Bag Design & Break Competition calling for participants
August 7 Preparatory course for those taking IELTS test at Curtin Sarawak
July 30 Miri City Council supporting Curtin Sarawak Open Day 2013
July 29 2nd International Higher Education Teaching and Learning Conference 2013 to focus on teaching excellence
July 26 Abstract submissions for 8th CUTSE International Conference due on 2 August
July 23 Curtin students return to Perth after completing AsiaBound programme
July 19 Professor Jim Mienczakowski is Curtin Sarawak’s new pro vice-chancellor
July 17 Curtin Sarawak Open Day 2013 to be held on 14 September
July 09 Animal lovers invited to Hands.Paws.Claws. Day at Curtin Sarawak
June 19 Curtin Sarawak one of 25 teams to fly Malaysian flag at Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2013
June 18 Curtin Sarawak marketing students learn about operating a NPO
June 17 Naim Land – Curtin Sarawak Short Video Competition winners receive prizes
June 12 Inaugural Curtin Engineering Symposium attracts 185 participants
June 10 Curtin Sarawak hosting 8th CUTSE International Conference in December
May 30 Curtin Sarawak students learn about occupational health and safety at BSTS
May 28 Curtin Sarawak organises Brunei study trip for engineering students
May 27 Department of Mechanical Engineering organises TRIZ workshops
May 21 Curtin Sarawak expecting more Australian students under AsiaBound programme
May 20 Curtin Volunteers! latest blood donation drive receives good response
May 17 Curtin Sarawak students help raise awareness of dental hygiene among Penans
May 16 Students represent Curtin Sarawak at inter-varsity accounting quiz
May 15 Curtin Sarawak, STB and others plant trees as part of jazz festival activities
Over 500 students graduate with Curtin degrees and GippsTAFE diplomas
May 14 Curtin Sarawak a good choice, say Belgian exchange students
May 10 Academics, students and public to benefit from workshop and talks at Curtin Sarawak
Curtin Sarawak marks Earth Day 2013 with series of activities
May 8 Curtin Sarawak to host Curtin Engineering Symposium, 16 - 17 May
May 7 Curtin Sarawak engineering students go on site visits in Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya
Award and scholarship recipients urged to take advantage of unexpected opportunities
May 2 GippsTAFE presents teaching awards and commits to three-year scholarship programme at Curtin Sarawak
April 25 Curtin Sarawak donates computers to education centre
April 23 Curtin Sarawak electrical power engineering student receives Maxis Scholarship for Excellence Award
April 22 SPE congratulates Curtin Sarawak on establishment of its SPE Student Chapter
April 18 38 Curtin Sarawak students and staff go bald
April 16 Curtin Sarawak students attend IEEE Leadership Camp
April 12 Students plant vegetables to promote green lifestyle
April 11 Club exhibition gets great response
April 10 Curtin Sarawak award and scholarship, graduation and alumni events this month
April 9 Curtin Sarawak to mark Earth Day on 15 April
April 8 Papua Province keen to send sponsored students to Curtin Sarawak
April 5 Petroleum Engineering gaining popularity at Curtin Sarawak
April 3 Curtin Sarawak geology student awarded at Petroleum Geoscience Conference and Exhibition
March 25 Curtin Sarawak supports Earth Hour
Curtin University’s new Chancellor invested
Curtin Sarawak scholar adapting to life at Australian main campus
March 22 Blood donation drive at Curtin Sarawak on 17 April
March 18 Curtin Volunteers! hand over RM13,500 to PCAM
March 15 Renowned New Zealand economist to deliver public lecture at Curtin Sarawak
March 14 Over 390 new students kick off their university careers with ‘O-Week’
Foundation programmes a critical stepping stone to tertiary study
March 7 School-leavers invited to Curtin Sarawak ‘Course Decision Day’ on 17 March
March 6 Symposium discusses next generation of information integration approaches for biomedical research
Curtin Sarawak academic appointed member of Board of Trustees, Open Access Publishing London
March 1 Public lecture on innovation in China at Curtin Sarawak on 6 March
Entrants to Naim Land – Curtin Sarawak Short Video Competition stand to win attractive cash prizes
February 28 Curtin Sarawak staff learn innovative problem solving at MyTRIZ Workshop
February 20 Curtin Sarawak AIESEC members take part in annual leadership seminar
February 19 Economic expert delivers public lecture at Curtin Sarawak
February 18 Curtin Sarawak senior lecturer receives distinguished speaker award from Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers
February 6 Curtin Sarawak fetes community supporters
February 5 Tier 5 rating puts Curtin Sarawak in top ranks of universities in Malaysia for engineering
February 4 Curtin Sarawak lecturers do their bit for a good cause
January 25 Curtin Sarawak to host public lecture on ‘China Business Culture and Legal Policy’
January 21 Curtin Sarawak and Samling formalise relationship through MoU
January 18 Naim Land and Curtin Sarawak reach out to community through short video competition
January 17 Curtin Sarawak HDR student receives prestigious MyBrain15 scholarship
January 16 Curtin Sarawak announces ISO 9001:2008 certification
January 10 Curtin Sarawak bids farewell to outgoing Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor and appoints Professor Yudi Samyudia to the position