Open Your Mind at Murdoch this August July 22, 2010 Murdoch University’s Open Your Mind Day is just a month away and promises to be even bigger and better than before. The August 22 event is a great opportunity to find out about courses and career options – between 10am and 4pm there will be lots of activities to explore, including opportunities to: Visit the supercomputer facility to play games and observe cellular functions; See how desalination works and make your own gold nano particles; Check out the Media Centre and take part in some sound activities; Indulge in a children’s book and find out about teaching; Get plastic from poo?; Spot the fake smile in true Lie to Me style; Join the debate on trust in the Philosophy Café; and, Get into the groove with some dancing custard. The campus will be packed with activities that will give visitors an insight into university life as well as opportunities to speak with career counsellors, professors and researchers about study options and pathways available at Murdoch. The free entertainment on campus includes a Zorb Ball, Bungee Run, Cup and Saucer ride, the Travelling Animal Farm, a Red Bull Chill Out Zone and lots more – including a free concert with a great band line-up: Goodnight Tiger (12 – 12.20pm) The Joe Kings (12.30 – 1pm) Boys Boys Boys! (1.20 – 2pm) Felicity Groom and the Black Black Smoke (2.20 – 3pm) The Novocaines (3.20 – 4pm) There are also some fantastic prizes to be won, including Southbound 2011 tickets – thanks to Murdoch’s partnership with Sunset Events – and an Apple iPad. Find out more online at openyourmind.murdoch.edu.au. Print This Post Media contact: Jo Manning Tel: (08) 9360 2474 | Mobile: 0408 201 309 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Categories: General, Events, Future Students, School of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology, School of Chemical and Mathematical Sciences, School of Chiropractic and Sports Science, School of Education, School of Engineering and Energy, School of Environmental Science, School of Information Technology, School of Media Communication and Culture, School of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Pharmacy, School of Psychology, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, School of Sustainability, murdoch business school, school of law, school of veterinary and biomedical sciences Tags: boys boys boys, career, career counsellors, courses, entertainment, event, felicity groom and the black black smoke, goodnight tiger, open your mind day, study options, sunset events, the joe kings, the novocaines Leave a comment Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website You can use these tags : <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> We read every comment and will make every effort to approve each new comment within one working day. To ensure speedy posting, please keep your comments relevant to the topic of discussion, free of inappropriate language and in-line with the editorial integrity of this newsroom. If not, your comments may not be published. Thanks for commenting!