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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

Amanda supports thriving future for seniors in Great Southern

Amanda interned with Denmark Futures through the McCusker Centre for Citizenship, putting her research skills to work supporting improved wellbeing initiatives for seniors in the Great Southern town.

15 December, 2023

Benhur uses data to promote healthy communities with Outdoors WA

Benhur has helped Outdoors WA work towards a healthier WA through his internship role as a Research Intern, Data Storyteller and Economic Modeller.

15 December, 2023

Asher supports inclusive and accessible health care in Karratha

Asher, a UWA undergraduate student majoring in Business Law and Chinese Studies, recently helped Karratha Central Healthcare develop training to improve cultural competence for staff working with patients from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

14 December, 2023

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Read about highlights and achievements from the Centre in 2023

12 December, 2023

Marina to travel to India on Pollinate Student Fellowship program

Marina is studying Biomedical Science at UWA, with double majors in Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing, and Anatomy and Human Biology, and was recently selected to travel to India to participate in the Pollinate Student Fellowship.

6 December, 2023

McCusker Centre’s increasingly popular program passes 3000 internships

The McCusker Centre for Citizenship at UWA has reached a major milestone, with more than 3000 internships undertaken through its award-winning Internship Program.

6 December, 2023

Francesca supports research into sustainable food for the future

Francesca is a Master of Biological Science student at UWA, and recently supported research into the alternative protein industry with the electorate office of Lisa Baker MLA through a McCusker Centre for Citizenship internship.

5 December, 2023

Alessia supports Como Secondary College Future Leaders Program

Alessia recently contributed 100 hours to assist with the Future Leaders program at Como Secondary College through her internship.

28 November, 2023

Khushi helps CALD communities engage with referendum

Khushi, a Master of Business Psychology student at UWA, helped the Ethnic Communities Council of Western Australia provide accurate information on the Voice referendum through her internship.

28 November, 2023