This panel serves as a place for the discussion of past and present struggles faced by those in the legal community. These successful practitioners have learnt from their experiences and grown to advocate for the rights of society’s marginalised. This panel’s speakers include Lisa Olsson, Curtis Ward, Sara Pearson and Katy Welch.
After a successful 2017 event, the CSLS is pleased to announce to return of the CSLS Wine Tour!
At 10:00 am on 10 March 2018 you are invited to join us for a day of wine tastings in the sun, throughout multiple venues in the beautiful Swan Valley.
Tickets include transportation to and from the CBD campus, as well as stops and tastings at 3 wineries, as well as the chance for attendees to purchase food and/or beer tastings at the Feral Brewery!
Tickets go on sale February 14th at 1:00pm, get in quick, these are expected to sell out fast
Self-awareness is a powerful tool that can help you reach your career goals. But what is self-awareness? Throughout this module, you will gain an understanding of what motivates you. You will discover:
- How to maximise your signature strengths
- How to shape a career that reflects your values
Date: Friday 9 March
Time: 10am – 11:30am
Venue: Lecture Room 112, Curtin Law School, 57 Murray St Perth
CSLS presents its first social event for 2018, a sundowner at Raffles Hotel. It's a wonderful time to kick back, take a break and reward yourself for getting through your first week back!
There will be light food provided and happy hour is from 5pm-6pm!
We can't wait to see you there!
The CSLS Graduation Breakfast will be held at Fraser's Restaurant at 9am on Sunday 3 December 2017. This will be a celebration for our graduating students to gather together and commemorate their time at Curtin Law School. There will be speeches, a lovely sit-down breakfast and coffee/tea available on the terrace afterwards.
Tickets will go on sale Friday 13 October.
Please join us for an Information Session on the Curtin at Ghent Summer Law Program.
This session will provide you with an opportunity to meet some of the Academic staff that will teach at the Curtin at Ghent Summer Law program, and also ask any questions you may have.
Date: 27th October 2017
Venue: Moot Court, 57 Murray Street, Perth
(For those who can’t attend, you can request the information discussed at the session via email)
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DJs + SPECIAL GUESTS
$5 PARTY BUSES TO COLLAB FESTIVAL
Friday 20 October
6pm - 9pm
Bus Tickets $5. Event capacity is strictly limited.
This is an 18+ event. ID is required. Drink responsibly and look out for your mates!
The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) was founded 50 years ago. Its achievements have accompanied the boom in global trade and investment since that time, including in areas such as international arbitration, cross-border insolvency, sale of goods, electronic commerce and secured transactions. UNCITRAL has now taken on a major new mandate to consider the future of Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS), amongst a range of other work. Where will this lead?
The UN Day Lecture is an initiative of the UNCITRAL National Coordination Committee for Australia (UNCCA). It will be presented around Australia to introduce lawyers, academics and students to the past and future work of UNCITRAL. Admission will be free, but registration is required.
Chair: Justice Neil McKerracher
Speaker: Tim D. Castle, Barrister and Chair UNCCA
Commentary: Professor Camilla Andersen, University of Western Australia
Register your attendance at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/X7X6KLL
Or register by email at email@example.com
Tony Joyner will be attending the CBD Campus to speak about the role of lawyers in this age of disruptive technologies.
Coca Cola Amatil will be at Curtin Bentley Campus presenting to CBS students on 17 October. Students need to register via UniHub (link below).
Date: Tuesday 17 October
Time: 12pm – 1.30pm
Venue: Building 204, Room 234 (Engineering Building)
Tired? Stressed?You'll feel better with CSLS!
If there's anything that can cure your peak tri blues it's... A PETTING ZOO!!!! That's right folks, come down from 3 - 5pm this Wednesday when the Murray Street courtyard will be transformed into a cuddly haven of bunnies, baby goats, piglets and more! On top of this we will have plenty of great food available, and from 5pm onwards super cheap drinks and great vibes as we continue the sundowner.
Grab your friends and come stress less!
Jade is a legal database which provides advanced tools to search, annotate and share Australian judgements and legislation. Curtin Library is holding a workshop for Curtin law students and staff to show students how to use this powerful new tool for your research and study.
Details are as follows:
Date: Wednesday 11th October
Time: 12.30 – 1.30pm
Venue: Curtin Law School, City Campus, Moot Court, Room 207.
To sign up for this workshop please go to the Library’s Workshop booking page here: http://bookings.library.curtin.edu.au/event/3641633
Jade is a free resource however offers an extra paid subscription service called Jade Professional. Curtin Law students are entitled to free membership. To organise this please contact me on the email address below.
Please direct any queries to Jaya Ralph at firstname.lastname@example.org
As part of Mental Health Week 2017, CSLS and staff from the Curtin Law School have organised for a panel discussion on managing mental health in law school. You will have the opportunity to hear from a number of panelists (including current students, past students, and Curtin Law School staff) about a range of topics relating to managing mental health in law school.
Topics will include:
- why managing mental health is important;
- the common causes of mental health issues in law school;
- strategies to manage mental health in law school; and
- services available to Curtin students.
Panel participants may also share some of their own experiences in managing mental health in law school. There will be an opportunity for audience questions. Students at all stages of their LLB are encouraged to attend.
Date: Tuesday 10 October
Time: 5:00pm - 6:20pm
Venue: B105.107 (Bentley). The ground floor of the Robertson library building.
RSVP: Please RSVP to Kirtika at <email@example.com>. Please note that places are limited.