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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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Funding boost for STEMM teaching and dolphin research

February 2nd, 2017

A dolphin calf

Murdoch University has won funding for two projects in the State Government’s annual Royalties for Regions Regional Grants Scheme.

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Science experience broadening the minds of WA high school students

December 19th, 2016

High school students enjoyed the Conocophillips Science Experience at Murdoch University. Photo: Matt Gredley

High school students from across WA got a taste of university science thanks to The ConocoPhillips Science Experience at Murdoch University.

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Parental discussions boost university aspirations

November 4th, 2016

Yolanda Andrews, Stuart Watson and Sarah Seddon are working to improve aspirations of high school students.

Murdoch University researchers investigated the importance of parental conversations as part of a project to counteract the substantial under-representation of low socio-economic status individuals at Australian universities.

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Murdoch to transform mathematics education in Great Southern, Wheatbelt and Peel regions

October 17th, 2016

The Murdoch Pathways to STEM program will commence in 2017

Murdoch University has won a grant worth $166,433 to support mathematics education in WA regional and remote high schools.

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Murdoch cements ties with India

August 4th, 2016

Australia’s strengthening relations with India were the focus of a roundtable discussion hosted by Murdoch University this week.

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Real Madrid arrives at Murdoch

July 4th, 2016

Real Madrid Foundation Clinics Australia at Murdoch University

One of the most famous clubs in world soccer will be at Murdoch University this week. Real Madrid, home of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale, are running daily coaching clinics for children between the ages of six and 15-years-old. They will be trained by Real Madrid head coaches Daniel Lopez and Ignacio Artola. The event […]

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Asia food security enquiry calls for cooperative approach

December 2nd, 2015

Second Murdoch Commission Co-Chairs Professor John Edwards and Professor Mely Caballero Anthony

An independent report commissioned by Murdoch University has found that a more cooperative and strategic approach between and within countries in Asia will be required to tackle the challenge of food security.

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Murdoch appoints new Vice Chancellor

December 1st, 2015

Professor Eeva Leinonen

Internationally experienced university leader and academic, Professor Eeva Leinonen has been selected as Murdoch University’s next Vice Chancellor.

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National innovation centre partners with Murdoch to launch first Australian campus

November 25th, 2015

David Simmons

In an Australian first, Murdoch University’s partnership with the engineering services company Simmons Group will bring new innovation, training and entrepreneurial opportunities to the Rockingham region.

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