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Marina travels to India supporting local work to empower women

Biomedical Science student, Marina, recently added an international experience to her university journey, travelling to Bangalore, India to participate in the Pollinate Student Fellowship Program.

8 February, 2024

Mia helps welcome vulnerable community members to safe accommodation

Mia is studying Biomedical Science, majoring in Anatomy and Human Biology with a minor in Brain and Behaviour, and recently supported the work of Orana House women’s refuge through her internship.

30 January, 2024

Natalie’s internship experience paves the way for UCLA exchange study

Natalie recently interned with Ronald McDonald House Charities WA, crediting her internship experience as a factor in receiving an offer to study Applied Developmental Psychology at the University of California Los Angeles on exchange.

30 January, 2024

Ethan works with Ability WA to streamline tech processes

Ethan is majoring in Artificial Intelligence in his Advanced Computer Science degree at UWA, and recently contributed 100 hours to help Ability WA introduce new tech solutions.

22 January, 2024

Saniya equips business leaders to help with family and domestic violence

Saniya, a UWA Commerce student majoring in Business Law and Law and Society, helped engage business leaders with the support they could provide to victims of family and domestic violence through her internship with the Path of Hope Foundation.

11 January, 2024

Vitty tackles homelessness on way to Doctorate in Optometry

Vitty, now in her third year studying in the Doctor of Optometry program, shared about undertaking the McCusker Centre for Citizenship's Approaches to Wicked Problems unit as part of her UWA journey.

11 January, 2024

Solene impresses DFES during flood research internship

Solene, a UWA Master of Environmental Science student, made such an impression during her summer McCusker Centre for Citizenship internship with the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) that she has been offered casual employment with the Department.

11 January, 2024

Ella enhances digital efficiency and security with City of Swan

Ella, a Master of Information Technology student at UWA, recently contributed 100 hours in support of improved digital tools and processes for the City of Swan.

20 December, 2023

Hayley contributes to social policy with Shire of Mundaring

Hayley, a Bachelor of Arts student majoring in Law and Society and Political Science and International Relations, recently put the skills and knowledge gained through her study to use supporting social policy development with the Shire of Mundaring.

20 December, 2023

UWA interns support public sector improvement with Department of Premier and Cabinet

Four UWA students have recently undertaken internships with the Department of Premier and Cabinet through the McCusker Centre for Citizenship’s summer internship program, each contributing 100 hours to projects aimed at improving processes, culture and communications.

19 December, 2023