miles franklin literary award

Murdoch teacher and alumnus named as Australian of the Year finalists

November 1st, 2012

Murdoch University Adjunct Professor Jennifer Searcy has been named as a state finalist in the 2013 Senior Australian of the Year awards for her inspiring work with school pupils.

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Murdoch alumnus takes out top honour

June 8th, 2012

Murdoch alumnus and award-winning author Kim Scott has been named the inaugural West Australian of the Year.

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Alumnus wins Victorian Prize for Literature

September 8th, 2011

Alumnus and author Kim Scott has won yet another award for his acclaimed novel That Deadman Dance.

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Alumnus wins Miles Franklin Award for second time

June 23rd, 2011

Murdoch alumnus Kim Scott has won Australia’s most prestigious literary prize for the second time.

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