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The star undergrad involved in high level research

December 17th, 2014

A Murdoch University psychology undergraduate is involved in a research project which could see him peer reviewed before he completes his degree.

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Study of pearling trade to shed light on cultural histories of the material world

December 16th, 2014

Murdoch will lead the first major comparative history of pearling in the Indian Ocean World through a four year grant from the Australian Research Council.

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Enjoy dolphins from a distance, expert says

December 16th, 2014

A Murdoch University dolphin expert has advised that members of the public should enjoy observing dolphins from a distance this summer.

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Murdoch researcher takes part in Australia-China Young Scientists Exchange Program

December 15th, 2014

A meat quality researcher from Murdoch University was one of 15 people selected to participate in the 2014 Australia-China Young Scientists Exchange Program, a joint initiative of the Australian Department of Industry and the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology.

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Murdoch launches its commitment to a One Health agenda

December 15th, 2014

Murdoch University profiled its strong teaching and research focus around a One Health agenda at a symposium on a looming public health issue, antimicrobial resistance (AMR), on December 8.

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Murdoch student awarded New Colombo Plan scholarship

December 12th, 2014

New Colombo Plan 2015 Indonesia Scholar Hannah Pratt receives her certificate from Foreign Minister Bishop

Murdoch University student Hannah Pratt went up against more than 200 Australian students to secure one of just 60 scholarships to study overseas through the Federal Government’s New Colombo Plan Scholarship Program.

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Record growth at Murdoch Singapore prompts new academic appointments

December 11th, 2014

Murdoch Singapore reports record growth

Murdoch University continues to go from strength to strength in Singapore with three new academic appointments in December and the expansion of the Murdoch Singapore Office.

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Murdoch students learn from nation’s best

December 10th, 2014

Associate Professor Michael Calver received an Award for Teaching Excellence and Murdoch's First Year Advisor Network was honoured with an Award for Programs that Enhance Learning.

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Conference aims to encourage conservation agriculture in Asia and Africa

December 10th, 2014

A conference jointly organised by Murdoch University discussed all the benefits of conservation agriculture and technologies available to small-scale farmers to adopt the practice in Asia and Africa.

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Distinguished Murdoch historian writes Paul Hasluck biography

December 9th, 2014

The life of one of Australia’s most prominent politicians has been recorded by celebrated Western Australian historian, Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Bolton from Murdoch University. The biography of Sir Paul Hasluck, who was Australia’s 17th Governor General in 1969, will be launched in Canberra tonight by the Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove at the National Centre of Biography at the Australian National University.

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Murdoch student claims influential think tank role

December 9th, 2014

A Murdoch University graduate student has won a scholarship to work for a leading public policy think tank in Melbourne.

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International experts gather to take action on antibiotic resistance

December 8th, 2014

World-renowned experts in the fields of antibiotic resistance will come together at Murdoch University today to talk about an issue which has the potential to become one of the world’s biggest public health challenges.

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Wheat researcher wins prestigious fellowship

December 8th, 2014

Murdoch University wheat expert Dr Hollie Webster has won a prestigious international fellowship to carry out research in Germany and Mexico for six months.

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