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Murdoch professors receive Australia Day Honours

January 31st, 2017

Professor Bittles was one of two professors honoured on Australia Day

The life works of two Murdoch professors have recognised with prestigious honours during the 2017 Australia Day Awards.

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WA Governor to speak on how isolation and environment have shaped the State

September 8th, 2015

Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO

Her Excellency the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AO will speak on the ways that Western Australia has been defined and shaped by its isolation and unique environment at the 2015 Banksia Lecture.

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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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Venerated vet receives Order of Australia

June 13th, 2013

A passion for the wellbeing of animals, and those who treat them, has earned Dr Paul Davey one of the nation's highest honours – an Order of Australia medal.

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Murdoch professors to receive Queen’s birthday honours

June 14th, 2012

Murdoch Emeritus Professor Jen McComb and Adjunct Associate Professor Alex George have both been appointed Members of the Order of Australia for their work in the natural sciences.

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Chair of Arts Board wins coveted award

June 2nd, 2011

The Chair of Murdoch University's Art Board, Alan Dodge AM, has received the 2011 Western Australian Citizen of the Year Arts, Culture and Entertainment Award.

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