CSLS Committee 2018/19

A huge congratulations to our new committee, starting 1 October 2018!

President: Kenyon Lee
Vice President: Lewis Pope
Secretary: Sally Ascott
Treasurer: Sandra Rios
Education Director: Regina Nunag
Competitions Director: Oma Murad
Social Director: Fraser Nguyen
Wellbeing & Equity Director: Cairo Leicester
Careers Director: Sowmya Kolli
Communications Director: Nicole Lyttle
Sponsorship Officer: Cassandra Araujo
Publications Editor: Gurupriya Sutharshan
Education Officers: Maddison Reid and Clinton Wang
Careers Officers: Harley Gardiner and Sarah Berryman
Competition Officers: Sebastian Boccardo and Riccardo Martino
Social Officers: Mary-Kate Ledger and Kristen Henshaw
Sports Officer: Lance Villanueva
Wellbeing & Equity Officers: Jade Chow and Madina Eira

Want to undertake an internship in China? $4,000 Scholarship Available

The Government of Western Australia is offering scholarships for students to undertake an internships in China. As part of this program CBS has a grant of $4,000 for one lucky student to undertake one of the CRCC Asia Internship Programs!

For program dates, inclusions, eligibility requirements and the online application form please visit the CBS Industry Connect “Government of Western Australia China Scholarships” page!

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CBSchat/posts/2069483699942024

Liberty & Society Student Conference 2018

The Liberty & Society Student Conference will return to Sydney in May 2018 and is a rare opportunity for free thinking students to gather for a weekend of discussion, debate and engaging conversations about topical and societal issues from a classical liberal and libertarian viewpoint.

The conference is an opportunity to meet, debate and network with other like-minded people from across Australia and New Zealand.

We are delighted to announce that this year’s speakers are Dr John Thrasher from Monash University; Professor Jonathan Crowe from Bond University and Andrew Norton, Higher Education expert from The Grattan Institute with our final speaker to be announced shortly.

Applications for Liberty & Society Student Conference 2018 are now open!

The conference will take place from 4-6 May 2018, applications close 5pm Friday 6 April 2018. As always, All meals, accommodation and sessions will be covered. Interstate students may wish to apply for a full or partial reimbursement for flights and transfers to the conference. Please indicate this on your application at the time of submission.

Yours sincerely,

The L&S Team

CSLS Sponsorship Officer Position

The Curtin Student Law Society (CSLS) is seeking applications for the position of Sponsorship Officer.

The Sponsorship Officer will liaise with sponsors of CSLS events and publications throughout the year to clarify agreement terms, prevent conflicts and build professional relationships. This position will commence on 1 December 2017 for a term of twelve months. The position requires excellent time management and professional communication skills.

The duties of the Sponsorship Officer will include:

·         attending meetings with prospective sponsors in January 2018;

·         corresponding with sponsors to finalise sponsorship agreement terms;

·         contacting sponsors prior to sponsored events and publication release dates to clarify requirements and expectations;

·         attending all sponsored events to greet sponsor representatives; and

·         contacting sponsors after sponsored events to touch base and request feedback.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to build relationships with representatives from top-tier law firms and gain practical experience in negotiation and client liaison skills.

Applicants must be enrolled in a Bachelor of Laws (including double degree or Honours) degree at Curtin University in 2018.

To apply for this position, please email a 300-word statement detailing suitability and relevant experience to president@csls.asn.au by Monday 30 October 2017 at 5:00pm.

AIM Overseas Study Opportunities

Applications for AIM Overseas’ Aus Winter programs are now open! These short-term programs are designed to count for credit towards your Aus degree and eligible students can also apply for the $6567 Government funding.

Take your Law degree to a whole new level by studying at a world-renowned overseas uni over the July ‘18 holidays! Study with a bunch of like-minded Australian students, explore a new country through site visits + cultural excursions and make meaningful friendships from around the world on an AIM Overseas program!

Click on the link to find out more!


Supreme Court of Western Australia: Free Mediation Information Sessions

The Supreme Court of Western Australia will be providing free mediation information sessions for the public from 1 November 2017.

The information sessions will give people the opportunity to see where mediations are conducted and to become familiar with the process. It’s a chance to ask questions about how mediations operate.

The sessions are open to everyone, including parties, lawyers and students, and will be conducted by a mediation registrar.

They will be held at 1pm on the first Friday of the month (excluding January) on level 8 of the David Malcolm Justice Centre, 28 Barrack St, Perth. Each session will last about one hour.

If you would like to attend a session, please register by sending the Associate to the Principal Registrar an email with your full name and contact details: associate.principal.registrar@justice.wa.gov.au.

For further information, see the original advertisement here

CSLS Committee 2018

Presenting our new CSLS Committee for 2018:

President: Žemyna Kuliukas
Vice President: Ellen Richmond
Secretary: Hamish Robertson
Treasurer: Zac Rhodes
Careers Director: Tabitha Raphael
Careers Officers: Ivana Sunich, James Case
Competitions Director: Lewis Pope
Competitions Officers: Sebastian Boccardo, Jia Ho Pow
Education Director: Nancy Zhao
Education Officers: Sophie McKay, Oma Murad
Publications and Media Director: Meika Atkins
Publications Editor: Sandy Milne
Social Director: Kenyon Lee
Social Officers: David Hain, Fraser Nguyen
Sports Officer: Jackson Govers
Wellbeing Director: Vuma Phiri
Wellbeing Officers: Alicia Nguyen, Janice Lau

Well done and thank you to all who nominated and voted!

GradAustralia Survey - Chance to Win Voucher

As we are drawing closer to the end of the academic year, the team at GradAustralia are busy compiling featured employers for the 2017 edition of Australia's Top 100 Graduate Employers Guide, but we need your help to compile the #Top100graduateemployers listing. Have your voice heard and take part in the GradAustralia Careers Survey, and tell us what really matters to you when looking for your dream job.

Simply follow the following link to access the survey:


The survey takes less than ten minutes to complete, and respondents can enter a draw to win $50 Westfield Voucher, if completed by the 31st October 2017!*

Your input is very important to us and will be kept strictly confidential.