public lecture

Free public lecture: How nature can help catch criminals

March 17th, 2017

Dr Paola Magni

The fascinating role of insects, crustaceans and plants in criminal investigations will be presented in a free public lecture at Murdoch on Monday, 20 March. Dr Paola Magni, a forensic biologist with a focus on entomology, will talk about a number of cases where these organisms have helped investigators understand crucial facts about murders, and even help lead them to the perpetrators.

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Free public lecture: Trumpist Populism and Islamist radicalism

March 3rd, 2017

In a free public lecture, Dr Ameer Ali from Murdoch’s School of Business and Governance will take a critical review of President Trump’s populist policies and analyse the economic impact of these policies on western nations like Australia.

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Lecture to unlock secrets of the sea

August 27th, 2013

Distinguished Sir Walter Murdoch Professor Peter Madsen will deliver a free public lecture titled A Whale of a Meal: How Cetaceans Find and Catch Food.

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Michael Kirby to give free public lecture at Murdoch

October 18th, 2011

Former Justice of the High Court the Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG will give a free public lecture at Murdoch University on October 26.

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Governor to deliver major public lecture

August 22nd, 2011

His Excellency Mr Malcolm McCusker, AO QC, Governor of Western Australia, will deliver the 2011 Banksia Association Lecture on Monday 5 September, 2011.

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Discover the secret society of sperm whales

January 25th, 2011

World renowned whale researcher Professor Hal Whitehead will give a free public presentation on sperm whales on Monday February 7 at Murdoch University.

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Free public lecture: Leadership at the bottom of the earth

September 2nd, 2010

Rachael Robertson, who successfully led the 58th Australian Antarctic Research Expedition to Davis Station, will share her experiences when she gives Murdoch’s premier public lecture later this month.

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