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Fremantle festival gives students hands on professional experience

April 2nd, 2015

West Coast Blues and Roots Festival

Murdoch University students dumped the lecture theatre in favour of the West Coast Blues n Roots Festival on Sunday, March 29, gaining some valuable practical and professional experience and ensuring festival goers had a great time.

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Second Murdoch Commission visits India for food security forums

April 2nd, 2015

Dr Ravinder Kaur, Director Indian Council of Agricultural Research and Professor John Edwards, Co-Chair of the Second Murdoch Commission

Key stakeholders with power and interest in India’s food and agriculture sectors came together in March as part of the Second Murdoch Commission on food security.

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Students the stars at open air graduation ceremonies

February 24th, 2015

University medallist Jesse Hults delivered the valedictorian speech at one of the ceremonies

More than 1100 students graduated from Murdoch University last week during three open air ceremonies at its beautiful South Street Campus.

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Murdoch University training venue for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

February 17th, 2015

Australian cricket team training @ Murdoch

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has chosen the playing fields at Murdoch University as one of the official training venues for the ICC Cricket World Cup (CWC) 2015.

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Murdoch named in top 100 international universities

February 12th, 2015

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Murdoch University has been announced as one of the top 100 international universities according to the latest rankings from Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.

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Murdoch students learn from nation’s best

December 10th, 2014

Associate Professor Michael Calver received an Award for Teaching Excellence and Murdoch's First Year Advisor Network was honoured with an Award for Programs that Enhance Learning.

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WA Governor visits top medical research institute as its new Patron

December 3rd, 2014

The Governor of Western Australia, Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO visited the Western Australian Neuroscience Research Institute to become its official Patron.

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Murdoch’s key role in public sector conference

November 5th, 2014

Murdoch University academics and students were active participants in the 2014 Institute of Public Administration Australia (IPAA) International Conference which was held in Perth last week.

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Murdoch historian written into history at Elizabeth Quay

October 13th, 2014

One of Murdoch’s most esteemed foundation professors, Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Bolton AO, had his name written into history today when Planning Minister, John Day announced that a new road at Elizabeth Quay would be named after him.

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Vice Chancellor Stood Aside

September 19th, 2014

Murdoch University has today announced that Vice Chancellor, Professor Richard Higgott, has been suspended as a result of the outcomes of a recent investigation.

The Murdoch University Senate has agreed to suspend Professor Higgott following an investigation by the University.

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