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Students demand action on climate change

The Guild’s “We Will Not Be Left Behind Campaign” is demanding that political parties running in the election respond to youth and student calls for greater action on climate change.

Students demand support for an affordable quality education

“The appalling state of universities is that they are expected to provide a quality education to an increased number of students with much less funding than ever before,” said Finlay Nolan, Curtin Guild President.

The future of students demands better education policies

From 2019, students are repaying their HELP debts once their income reaches $45,000 per year, which is down from a previous threshold of $55,874.

Student Welfare at core of election demands

With more than two-thirds living below the poverty line on inadequate income support, many students are being left behind as university education becomes out of reach.

Students demand a fair, fully funded and equitable education system

In recent years, a lowering of the HELP repayment threshold has meant that students now face repaying their debts before earning enough to be considered a decent salary upon graduation.

50 Years of the Guild - Looking back: former Grok Editor, Adam Connors

Adam Connors shares his memories of his time at Curtin, his experience as a Grok editor, and recollections of his worldly, well-travelled career.

"We Will Not Be Left Behind" - A campaign that won't end at the ballot box.

With the Federal election date set for 18 May, Curtin Student Guild is launching the “We Will Not Be Left Behind” campaign to encourage all students and young people to get involved and put pressure on the major political parties to meet their demands and priorities.

Staff cuts threaten to jeopardise student learning

Staff cuts announced after the start of classes at Curtin’s Bentley and Western Australia School of Mines (WASM) campuses threaten to jeopardise student learning this semester.

Federal Budget has nothing for students

There is nothing for university students in the Federal Budget according to WA’s most influential student representation body, the Curtin Student Guild.

WA Government wage theft inquiry

All students who have had wages and/or entitlements stolen from them are urged to tell their story to the WA Government Wage Theft Inquiry

Help debt now taking students longer to repay

Students are now taking 9.08 years to repay their HELP loans compared to 7.64 years in 2007-08.

Guilds call on UWA to cancel lecture by controversial commentator Bettina Arndt

Guilds disappointed that UWA is hosting controversial commentator Bettina Arndt

Curtin Students to Rally 4 Climate Action

Curtin University students will be joining young people across Australia and around the world in a Global Day of Action on March 15.

Giant pink mural celebrates 50 years of student representation

Kicking off a year of celebration, student artist Eddie Atchison has created a colourful artistic statement for the 50th anniversary of one of Australia’s leading student representation bodies Curtin Student Guild.

Declaration of Results

Following a ballot held at the Representation Board on Tuesday, January 29th 2019 counts were conducted for six positions.

Kirribilli caters for investiture of new Curtin Chancellor

Award winning Kirribilli Catering created a refined and elegant menu for the investiture of Curtin University’s new Chancellor Dr Andrew Crane.

Gourmet Serve for Curtin Graduates

More than 13,000 people attended 11 graduation ceremonies at Bentley campus this year with Curtin’s own Kirribilli Catering creating gourmet food packs for guests

Guild condemns Government Cuts to Research Funding

Curtin Student Guild condemns the government’s decision to slash research funding confirmed in the 2018/2019 Mid-Year Economic Financial Outlook.

Medivac Bill let down by politics

The Guild condemns both sides of politics in amending the Medivac Bill so significantly that it no longer ensures the transfer of refugees on Manus Island and Nauru to Australia for urgent medical treatment.

Curtin Students 4 Climate: Join Our Protest!

This year at Curtin Guild O-Day you (the Students of Curtin) told us that Climate Change was the number one political issue on your mind!

Guild Representatives take to the streets at the 2019 Invasion Day Rally

On Saturday 26th January, a group of Guild representatives attended the Invasion Day rally in the city to demonstrate our solidarity with Australia’s First Nations people.