Events

Friends’ suicides MOtivate Jeff to raise funds

November 16th, 2016

Jeff Asselin (left) with Wayne Davies on the set of Pinch

Murdoch University media producer Jeff Asselin is going all out in November to raise funds for and awareness of male mental health and suicide prevention after a spate of suicides among his circle of friends.

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Open air movie season begins at Murdoch

November 9th, 2016

Telethon Community Cinemas opens its third season at Murdoch on 10 November

Telethon Community Cinemas begins its latest run of outdoor movies on campus tomorrow night with a screening of the Clint Eastwood-directed drama Sully.

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Chancellor’s leadership lessons

October 20th, 2016

Murdoch Chancellor David Flanagan

Stolen cargo ships, going walkabout in the Australian bush and feeling like a rock star.

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Movie magic returns to Murdoch for third season

October 5th, 2016

Sally Kuman

Murdoch University is set to host a third season of open air movies with Telethon Community Cinemas returning to the Perth campus in November.

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Is permaculture a key to combating climate change?

September 28th, 2016

David Holmgren

Co-founder of permaculture David Holmgren will present the 2016 Keith Roby Memorial Lecture about the enduring need for permaculture in our changing society.

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Enhancing employability of university graduates at forefront of national forum

September 28th, 2016

Vice Chancellor Professor Eeva Leinonen with Minster for Education, the Hon. Peter Collier, MLC.

Creating globally relevant graduates will be the focus as Australia’s innovative research universities, government and industry come together for an intense two-day forum at Murdoch University.

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Pre-harvest sprouting experts to gather in Perth

September 16th, 2016

Genomic research will revolutionise wheat farming

The 13th International Symposium on Pre-Harvest Sprouting in Cereals will be held 18-20 September, and will address a common genetic defect in cereal grains.

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Former politician and IT business leader awarded honorary degrees

September 16th, 2016

Murdoch University awarded the Hon Kim Beazley AC with an honorary doctorate.

Murdoch University proudly presented honorary degrees to former Deputy Prime Minister, the Hon Kim Beazley AC and Jim Ellis, founder of Westinfo Services.

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How urban design can help Perth be more water wise

September 12th, 2016

Josh Byrne

Environmental scientist and ABC television presenter Josh Byrne will be explaining how urban design can help address Perth’s water challenges in a free public lecture at Murdoch University on Tuesday, 20 September.

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Big thinking students win a trip to Commonwealth Bank’s innovation lab in Sydney

August 25th, 2016

Think Big winners Team Instinct, with Richard Wiles (right) are off to Sydney

Three Murdoch students have emerged from a two-day intense innovating thinking competition as the best amongst a high-calibre group of next generation thinkers at the University, and will now travel to Sydney.

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