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50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER GROK REPORTER, KATHRYN SHINE


50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER GROK REPORTER, KATHRYN SHINE

Discipline Representative System


A trial program which aims to provide additional support to students with “on the ground” unit representatives has been successfully implemented in the Science and Engineering Faculty and is expected to be extended to other faculties next year.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER GROK EDITOR, SIMON COLLINS


Currently the music and feature editor at The West Australian newspaper, Simon Collins has interviewed Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger, and Ray Charles. Nowadays, he can often be found at concerts. but back in the ‘90s, Simon’s first big journalistic gig was becoming the editor at Grok Magazine.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER GUILD MEDIA DIRECTOR, TIM WALLACE


Tim Wallace has been everywhere: he’s worked at The Canberra Times, The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, and The Australian Financial Review. He’s dabbled in magazines like The Diplomat and Cosmos, and written articles that span politics, science, the environment, religion, and more. Where did he learn all these editing and writing skills? What was the spark that gave him the equipment to embark on an elastic, far-reaching career (or “careen”) in journalism? It all began while he working for Grok and at the Curtin Student Guild.

National Day of Action Against Sexual Violence


Curtin Student Guild stands with survivors of sexual assault and harassment

Guild condemns students' racist remarks


It has come to our attention that a group of Curtin students have been captured making racist and anti-Semitic remarks in an iLecture recording, which has subsequently been distributed widely among the Curtin community.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER VICE PRESIDENT, TANYA SPINK


In the late ‘90s, Tanya came to Curtin a little lost, looking for a fitting degree and a purpose. She found that purpose when she joined the Guild, especially when she became the Guild Vice President in 2000.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER GROK EDITOR, MATT GILES


While Giles has since moved away from his university roots of music and journalism and on towards law and union representation, he still remembers his time at Curtin and the experiences that would shape his career and his life.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER GUILD PRESIDENT, KATE MILLS


We talked about what made her take on all those roles and what she got out of them.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER 'GROK' SUBEDITOR, TROY FULLER


Troy Fuller reflects on his enjoyable time at Curtin, writing and editing for Grok, the work that the Guild did for students, topical issues during the period, and how his experiences on campus contributed to his perspective and career development.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER GUILD PRESIDENT, LIAM O'NEILL


During the five years he spent studying at Curtin, Liam became highly involved with the Student Guild, hopping from one role to another and eventually becoming Guild President.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER WAIT (CURTIN) STUDENT, NATALIE BARR


Natalie Barr—a journalist, and one of the most recognisable faces on Australian breakfast television—reminisces about her formative years in Bunbury, travelling from the country to Perth to study journalism at Curtin (formerly WAIT), what the campus environment was like in the mid-80s, her memories of the Student Guild, and how her experiences shaper her career and who she is as a person today.

Curtin Student Guild - 2019 Election Notice


Nominations are invited from interested and eligible persons for the following positions in the 2019 Annual Guild and NUS elections.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER GROK EDITOR STEPHEN CANNINGS


Stephen Cannings looking back on his time as Grok editor in the early 90s.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: LOOKING BACK WITH FORMER WELFARE CHAIRMAN, PAUL BRIDGES


Paul Bridges looking back on his time making progress in the Welfare area as an active Guild Councillor.

Open Letter to the Morrison Federal Government: West Australian Universities Strike for Climate Action


Friends, we are facing a crisis - according to the world’s leading climate scientists, we only have 12 years to prevent global warming from reaching the critical threshold of a 2 °C temperature increase.

50 YEARS OF THE GUILD: YOUR 50th GUILD PRESIDENT, FINLAY NOLAN


Finlay is a current student at Curtin with a fair bit on her plate. She’s not only studying Secondary Education with a Major in English and Minor in History, but she’s also the Guild President—more precisely, she is the 50th student and fourth female to be elected in this role.

GUILD CONDEMNS AI RESEARCH USED FOR RACIAL PROFILING


A *Four Corners Report* aired on Monday has uncovered that a Curtin University researcher provided advice on Artificial Intelligence technology being used to identify specific racial groups including Uyghurs and other minority Muslim groups.

50 Years of the Guild: Looking back with Former Guild President Terry Healy


Former Guild President Terry Healy discusses his time at Curtin and experience in politics.

50 Years of the Guild: Looking back with Former Guildie and Grokian, Garry Feeney


Garry Feeney looking back at his time working at Grok and within the Curtin University in the early 1970s.

DISGRACEFUL LEGISLATION CONTINUES ATTACKS ON UNIVERSITIES


Legislation introduced into the lower house this week by the Minister for Education continues to attack the bottom-line of university funding.