Experts

Future environmental leaders receive scholarships from Harry Butler Institute

June 21st, 2018

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Six future environmental custodians have earned a unique opportunity to protect the wilderness with their Honours studies at Murdoch University.

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Opinion: Are solar panels a middle-class purchase? This survey says yes

June 15th, 2018

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In an article for The Conversation, Adam McHugh explains his new research findings into solar panel uptake in the suburbs.

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Terror attack warning for Indonesia

May 16th, 2018

Dr Ian Wilson

A Murdoch University terrorism expert has warned that Indonesia should brace itself for more attacks in the wake of a series of shocking suicide bombings committed by families in the city of Surabaya in East Java.

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Outstanding alumni honoured at Murdoch

April 6th, 2018

The outstanding achievements of five graduates have been celebrated at the Murdoch University Distinguished Alumni Awards.

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High school leavers need more support with transition to workforce: Murdoch Professors

March 8th, 2018

Murdoch University School of Education researchers have co-authored a book, which they hope will help to improve school-to-work transitions for young people.

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International recognition of shipping noise impact on marine life sparks study

March 7th, 2018

Research on the measurement of shipping noise and its potential impact on whales and other marine animals has received funding under the Australian Government’s National Environmental Science Program (NESP).

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Caladenia Counselling Clinic re-opens to the public

February 18th, 2018

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The Caladenia Counselling Centre at Murdoch University is now open for 2018, offering affordable counselling services to members of the public and Murdoch students.

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Opinion: Australia’s student visa immigration policy needs a re-visit

February 5th, 2018

Australia’s current immigration policy in relation to granting student visas to those with a disability or health issue is illogical and discriminates against people with disabilities, according to Adjunct Associate Professor Jan Gothard from Murdoch University.

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Iran erupts again: How should Australia react?

January 9th, 2018

Dr Ameer Ali

In an opinion piece for the West Australian, Murdoch University academic Dr Ameer Ali urges Australia to stay neutral following the recent wave of protests in Iran.

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Could algae farming be Australia’s next big thing?

August 17th, 2017

Emeritus Professor Michael Borowitzka

Murdoch University researchers are at the forefront of a new report, which asserts algal farming can create jobs and protect the Great Barrier Reef.

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