Distance no barrier to university education thanks to GAF scholarships

March 16th, 2018

Seven talented students from regional and remote areas of Australia have begun studying at Murdoch University thanks to generous scholarships from the George Alexander Foundation. The funding, worth more than $24,000 over three years, aims to alleviate the financial pressures associated with attending university so far away from family and friends.

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International exchange opens door to new side of Bali life

February 9th, 2018

Arriving on the day of the Mount Agung volcano eruption proved to be a baptism of fire for a group of Murdoch University students on an international cultural exchange program.

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Music at Murdoch concert returns with a Motown flavour this summer

January 24th, 2018

Following the success of last year’s event, Music at Murdoch returns for a night of music, food and entertainment under the stars on Sunday 18 February from 5pm.

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Art Gallery launched at Murdoch University

November 28th, 2017

An exciting new era for Murdoch University’s Art Collection was marked over the weekend with the launch of an impressive Art Gallery at the University’s Perth campus.

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Murdoch team to ride for youth mental health

March 9th, 2017

Murdoch University’s cycling team is once again embarking on a 700km journey to support Youth Focus, and to build awareness of youth suicide, depression and self-harm in high schools along the way.

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Murdoch hosts unveiling of new Richard Walley OAM portrait piece

September 3rd, 2015

Richard Walley OAM (centre) with artist Julie Dowling, Sid Myers (left) and Angus Trumble (Right)

Murdoch honorary degree recipient, Richard Walley OAM has been honoured in a new commissioned portrait that will be hung in the National Portrait Gallery.

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Study provides snapshot of Perth happiness

November 4th, 2013

New research findings from Murdoch University are providing a glimpse into how the people in Perth are feeling about their lives.

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Health check for Perth waterways

September 23rd, 2013

A new report has found that the health of Perth’s iconic Swan-Canning Estuary has improved in recent years.

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Research asks how WA is really feeling

February 5th, 2013

An ongoing study at Murdoch University is attempting to get a clear picture of how Western Australians really feel about their current lifestyles and society. And you can take part!

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