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Student interns’ research project to help close the gap on intergenerational divide

Before starting his McCusker Centre for Citizenship internship at aged-care provider Bethanie, 20-year-old Mitchell Pratt had never heard of the social issues related to the intergenerational divide.

31 March, 2020

Homeless Connect Perth intern won’t be boxed in by desk job

The University of WA Medical Sciences student Manul Koralage was never going to be content with an internship sitting at a computer all day.

27 March, 2020

Novel coronavirus pandemic response

A letter from Director Michelle Scott

26 March, 2020

Political Science Major has rewarding internship at Health Department

The most rewarding moment of Jamieson Kay’s McCusker Centre for Citizenship internship at the Department of Health came in its final hours.

25 March, 2020

Intern excels at Public Sector Commission

While working data and spreadsheets may sound like a dry subject, Kishen Gobal discovered just the opposite during his recent McCusker Centre for Citizenship internship.

18 March, 2020

Mentors and mentees meet at morning tea

The McCusker Centre for Citizenship’s pilot Mentoring Program held a welcome morning tea for its mentors and mentees on Friday, 13 March 2020 at Love House.

17 March, 2020

Approaches to Wicked Problems booklet

The McCusker Centre for Citizenship has designed and released a new booklet that highlights the undergraduate academic unit Approaches to Wicked Problems, which was held for the first time in January 2020.

12 March, 2020

Where Are They Now? Jasmine Davies

After securing tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of funding for Anglicare WA during her McCusker Centre for Citizenship internship last year, Jasmine Davies was quickly offered a permanent role.

11 March, 2020

Global Citizen intern takes bite out of Big Apple

There are dozens of memories Eloise Skoss will cherish from her three-month Global Citizen internship in New York through the McCusker Centre for Citizenship.

28 February, 2020

Local Government Internships booklet published

The McCusker Centre for Citizenship has designed and released a new booklet that highlights student and supervisor experiences in a variety of local government-based internships.

26 February, 2020