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Geoffrey Bolton Library dedicated in poignant ceremony

February 22nd, 2017

From left to right, Murdoch Vice Chancellor Professor Eeva Leinonen, Carol Bolton and The Governor of Western Australia, Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AC

Family members, friends, colleagues and dignitaries gathered at Murdoch University for the official dedication of the Geoffrey Bolton Library.

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Murdoch to mark Geoffrey Bolton Library dedication with public exhibition

February 7th, 2017

Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Bolton

Murdoch University will be naming its Library after esteemed historian, the late Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Bolton, in an official dedication ceremony on Tuesday 21 February.

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Murdoch to name its Library after university icon Bolton

October 4th, 2016

Professor Geoffrey Bolton

Murdoch University will be naming its Library after its Foundation Professor of History, the late Geoffrey Bolton.

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Obituary: John David Frodsham (5 January 1930 – 5 May 2016)

May 19th, 2016

Professor John Frodsham

Professor John Frodsham was the inspirational Foundation Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Murdoch University and served as Foundation Dean of the School of Human Communication from 1973 to 1976. The following obituary was written by his son Stefan Frodsham.

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Murdoch mourns loss of University icon

September 4th, 2015

Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Bolton AO

One of Murdoch University’s most iconic figures and esteemed foundation professors’, Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Bolton AO, has died at the age of 83.

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Distinguished Murdoch historian writes Paul Hasluck biography

December 9th, 2014

The life of one of Australia’s most prominent politicians has been recorded by celebrated Western Australian historian, Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Bolton from Murdoch University. The biography of Sir Paul Hasluck, who was Australia’s 17th Governor General in 1969, will be launched in Canberra tonight by the Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove at the National Centre of Biography at the Australian National University.

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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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University mourns passing of Arthur Beacham

June 13th, 2012

Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Bolton celebrates the Murdoch life of Professor Arthur Beacham, who served as Deputy Vice Chancellor and Acting Vice Chancellor (1976-79).

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Seminar to explore social sustainability of WA

January 13th, 2012

Is Perth losing its unique sense of place and identity? And if so, what does it mean for the future?

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