Students peek through doorway to Asia

August 2nd, 2016

Gilang Fauzi (left) and Outreach Ambassador Julia Lees (right) holding Batik

Murdoch University’s Arts Outreach team recently welcomed over 250 high school students to a dynamic and engaging program, which gave the visitors a closer look at Asia, its culture and why the region is so important to Australia.

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Research finds democracy a matter of location

December 5th, 2013

New research suggests understanding the uneven distribution of democracy in Asia may depend more on geography than political theory.

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First Murdoch Commission provides regional roadmap

November 21st, 2013

The First Murdoch Commission, an independent inquiry on Western Australia in the evolving regional order, has tabled its Final Report.

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Researcher says change the discourse on Asia

August 26th, 2013

Dr Craig Whitsed looks at how Asia is generally discussed as either a resource to be exploited or a threat and challenges Australia to develop its 'social imagination'.

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First Murdoch Commission passes halfway mark

August 8th, 2013

The Murdoch Commission, a major international commission of inquiry into the evolving engagement of Western Australia (and Australia) in the Asian region, has marked the halfway point in its investigations and deliberations.

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Indonesian officials draw on Murdoch's expertise

June 28th, 2013

A group of Indonesian government officials will head to Perth next month for a unique training program, run by Murdoch University's Asia Research Centre.

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US Ambassador visits Murdoch University

April 15th, 2013

American Ambassador Jeffrey Bleich held a roundtable talk and Q&A with Vice Chancellor Professor Richard Higgott, the Murdoch University senior leadership group and guests.

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Business school’s evolution gets international nod of approval

October 10th, 2012

Murdoch Business School (MBS) has become only the second school in Australia to be granted membership by the UK’s Association of Business Schools (ABS).

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Hidden ‘resources agenda’ in free trade negotiations

September 18th, 2012

A Murdoch University researcher says there is a hidden ‘resources agenda’ within Australia’s Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations with Japan, Korea and China.

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Asia research in spotlight

April 11th, 2012

Leading experts on social and political dynamics in Asia will come together at Murdoch University this Friday (13 March) to discuss the emerging issues that will affect Australia's future relations with the region.

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