Events

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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Investiture of new Murdoch Vice Chancellor

August 11th, 2016

Professor Eeva Leinonen, Murdoch

The formal investiture of Professor Eeva Leinonen as Murdoch University’s Vice Chancellor has been held at the University’s Perth campus.

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Murdoch Agricultural Research Symposium

August 10th, 2016

Ag Symposium Web image

Murdoch University is to host a conference to discuss the latest advances in agricultural research. The Murdoch Agricultural Research Symposium will be held at the University’s Perth campus on Friday, 2 September. Murdoch’s leading scientists and research students will discuss a range of topics, including advances in sheep and cattle production and welfare, acid and […]

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Murdoch cements ties with India

August 4th, 2016

Australia’s strengthening relations with India were the focus of a roundtable discussion hosted by Murdoch University this week.

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Students peek through doorway to Asia

August 2nd, 2016

Gilang Fauzi (left) and Outreach Ambassador Julia Lees (right) holding Batik

Murdoch University’s Arts Outreach team recently welcomed over 250 high school students to a dynamic and engaging program, which gave the visitors a closer look at Asia, its culture and why the region is so important to Australia.

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Science show delights high school students

July 22nd, 2016

Students were amazed by Murdoch

Hundreds of high school students were dazzled by science during an explosive show at Murdoch University this week. Murdoch staff presented the “Bringing science to life with a BANG!” show to Year 7 to Year 9 students, which spectacularly demonstrated science in action through a series of experiments. “We are keen to inspire young people […]

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Get ready to Meet Murdoch at Open Day

July 21st, 2016

Over 1,000 Murdoch volunteers will be on hand for this year

Murdoch University is again preparing to welcome thousands of visitors onto its South Street campus for the 2016 Murdoch Open Day on Sunday 24 July. Over 1,000 Murdoch volunteers will be on hand for this year's event.

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