Teaching and Learning

Murdoch University students meat the challenge

July 18th, 2017

Murdoch University’s team returned victorious from the Intercollegiate Meat Judging competition, placing a close third behind the University of Melbourne and the Texas A&M. Third year animal science student Rachel Cruickshank and fourth year Veterinary student Bridie Luers performed exceptionally well, with Rachel crowned champion in the beef eating quality class and Bridie taking out reserve champion individual in beef carcass judging. In the team awards, Murdoch students Bridie Luers, Rachel Cruickshank, Harriet Moss and Keely McGregor took out reserve champion team in the lamb carcass judging, questions and reasons and primal ID and retail cut identification.

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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 University teachers gain international fellowships

June 24th, 2017

Murdoch University staff are gaining international accreditation for teaching excellence.

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Murdoch’s learning and teaching excellence celebrated

June 23rd, 2017

The depth of teaching talent at Murdoch University was formally recognised with the creation of the Learning Excellence Academy.

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Student enrolment breakfast at Murdoch

June 23rd, 2017

Current Murdoch students will also be able to enrol in semester two units at the event

Prospective students will attend a special fast-track enrolment breakfast at Murdoch University this weekend.

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International learning at Murdoch

June 19th, 2017

Murdoch students will enhance their learning experiences by travelling to six countries within the Indo-Pacific region over the next 12 months.

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From Hollywood to Murdoch University

June 16th, 2017

Simon Allen

A former Pixar animator who swapped a career in Hollywood to become a lecturer at Murdoch University discusses his career ahead of the release of Cars 3 in Australian cinemas.

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Global health focus at Murdoch

June 15th, 2017

Murdoch University Vice Chancellor, Professor Eeva Leinonen, explains Murdoch University's One Health initiative, and how collaborative innovation will provide a solution to global health challenges.

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$120,000 in scholarships for Indigenous students

June 6th, 2017

One of the world’s largest gold producers is helping Murdoch University’s Indigenous students discover pathways to employment through higher education.

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Murdoch students become school maths mentors

June 1st, 2017

Pathways to STEM mentors (from left to right) Monica Seeber, Chetan Sadhana, Chris Brown and Lee Wen Wey

Students at Murdoch University have begun mentoring regional Year 12 pupils in mathematics, thanks to a Federal Government grant.

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