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Murdoch academics honoured for services to education

January 27th, 2015

Two Murdoch University academics have been rewarded for their services to education in the Australia Day 2015 honours list.

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Murdoch’s Indonesian orchestra hits the right note

January 15th, 2015

An international expert has travelled from Indonesia to tune an 80 piece Indonesian orchestra which is housed at Murdoch University, a process which involves days of painstaking adjustment and heavy grinding of bronze instruments as well as the approval of the spirits.

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National award for Indonesian education

December 2nd, 2014

Professor Hill has received the inaugural Australia Indonesia Award in the Education Category for developing the Australian Consortium of In-Country Indonesian Studies.

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Events offer insight into Indonesian writing

July 11th, 2013

Murdoch staff and students are invited to gain an insight into the richness of Indonesian writing at a pair of literary events on Wednesday, July 17.

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Northern Territory’s relative success in Indonesian language report

June 27th, 2012

A detailed national report reveals that a Northern Territory Indonesian language program is among the country’s most successful.

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Indonesian expert welcomes Asian language pledge

May 11th, 2012

Leading Indonesian expert Professor David T Hill has welcomed Opposition Leader Tony Abbott's pledge to increase the number of school students learning Asian languages.

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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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New teachers’ program to boost language learning

October 4th, 2011

Australian schoolteachers will be offered the opportunity to become ‘Asia advocates’ to boost language learning, thanks to a project based at Murdoch University.

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Learn Indonesian and boost your prospects, says expert

December 2nd, 2010

Learning Indonesian could give Australians the competitive edge in the job market and in business, according to a leading language expert from Murdoch University.

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