Murdoch achievements

Smartphone technology monitoring shark behaviour

November 13th, 2017

Technology found in smartphones and Fitbits is helping a Murdoch University honours student classify the behaviour of a vulnerable shark species to boost long-term conservation efforts.

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New technology to help elderly and people with low mobility

November 9th, 2017

An innovative idea that aims to reduce falls in elderly and people with low mobility has seen two Murdoch students take the top honour at the 2017 Young Entrepreneurs Pitch Night, held at the Australian High Commissioner’s Residence in Singapore. The McGowan Government congratulated the students on their innovative idea.

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Tall Poppy success sown in Murdoch agriculture research

November 2nd, 2017

Dr Sofie De Meyer

Murdoch University agricultural researcher Dr Sofie De Meyer has been named as one of Western Australia’s best young scientists.

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Murdoch celebrates graduate achievement in Singapore

October 31st, 2017

Murdoch University applauded the achievements of hundreds of students in Singapore with three spectacular graduation ceremonies last week. More than 880 graduates were welcomed into Murdoch’s growing global community of alumni, which includes more than 16,000 based in Singapore. On Saturday 28 October, Singapore’s High Commissioner to Australia Mr Kwok Fook Seng delivered a stirring […]

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National honour for inspirational teacher

September 22nd, 2017

A lecturer in Murdoch’s flagship enabling course On Track has won a national teaching award for his innovative approach to student learning. Dr Peter le Breton from the Centre for University Teaching and Learning has been awarded a national Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning.

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Outstanding achievements celebrated at Murdoch graduations

September 15th, 2017

More than 600 graduates are now part of Murdoch’s global alumni family of 60,000 after two glittering graduation ceremonies this week at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.

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Murdoch’s arts and humanities among best in the world

September 14th, 2017

Ranking success: Murdoch is rated among the best in the world for arts and humanities

Murdoch University’s arts and humanities research and education programs have rated among the best in the world, according to the latest Times Higher Education (THE) ranking.

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Innovative tracking of critically endangered black cockatoos

September 8th, 2017

Flocks of critically endangered Baudin's cockatoos are being tracked across Western Australia by Murdoch University’s researchers using an innovative double-tag system.

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Top students and staff honoured by Murdoch

August 25th, 2017

The achievements and academic excellence of Murdoch University students and staff from Mandurah and Rockingham were celebrated at a special ceremony last night.

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Murdoch to broaden Indo-Pacific experiences for students

August 25th, 2017

Murdoch University was today awarded $310,200 in new funding from the Australian Government to enable 94 students to participate in nine mobility projects across the Indo-Pacific in 2018.

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