Events

Researchers investigate Australia’s relationship with smartphones

August 14th, 2017

Murdoch researchers are playing a leading role in Australia’s Biggest Smartphone Survey—the online project for National Science Week. Dr Lynette Vernon and PhD student Bep Uink will join a collection of Australia’s smart phone experts to ask how smartphones have changed our lives.

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Murdoch inspiring passions for science

August 10th, 2017

Science time: Murdoch staff demonstrated forensic facial reconstruction at last year

Murdoch University researchers are set to unveil their latest discoveries for National Science Week. The academics are involved in a whole host of activities on and off campus, beginning with the Perth Science Festival this weekend (12 and 13 August).

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Fundraising record broken thanks to movie magic

August 7th, 2017

Telethon Community Cinemas

Murdoch University helped to raise another record total for WA children’s charities thanks to its partnership with Telethon Community Cinemas in the 2016/17 season.

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Sun shines on record-breaking Open Day

July 31st, 2017

Open Day 2017

A record number of future students flocked to Murdoch's Perth campus yesterday for the biggest ever Open Day in the University’s history.

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Murdoch gives you wings

July 28th, 2017

Alexandra Haynes and Daniel Ang, who both study Games Art and Design, collaborated to produce a huge black cockatoo wings painting. It will be on display for people to pose with near the Pop Up Ref, just off Bush Court. Alexandra and Daniel will also be producing murals of native landscapes on Open Day itself and visitors can follow their progress between 9am and 3pm at locations near the Bookshop, just off Bush Court.

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From influential novel to award-winning stage production

July 28th, 2017

Murdoch University will host a free public lecture and panel discussion to celebrate the upcoming stage production of the literary classic, 1984.

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Murdoch Singapore explores the cyberfuture of the dark web

July 21st, 2017

Experts in the fields of cyber wellness and cybersecurity will converge on Google’s Asia Pacific headquarters to strengthen digital health and mitigate internet risks for toddlers to adults.

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Curiosity the key for next generation scientists

July 19th, 2017

More than 350 high school science students attended Murdoch University’s Perth Campus for a physics lecture about dark matter, black holes and the formation of the first galaxies in the Universe.

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Discover your future at Murdoch Open Day

July 17th, 2017

Visitors to Open Day on Sunday 30 July will be encouraged to interact with more than 250 activities showcasing Murdoch University’s diverse range of courses, facilities and opportunities. Course ‘hotspots’ will give prospective students and their families the chance to sample university learning, discover future careers and meet current staff and students. Among the many highlights will be an education degree hotspot that showcases the classroom of the future.

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Murdoch empowers corporate ethics

July 13th, 2017

Murdoch University’s expertise in corporate social responsibility and sustainability, will be showcased at an international conference later this month. The conference will bring together delegates from 40 nations to present their latest research and to outline practical implications for business, society, academic and politics.

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