School of Arts

Murdoch’s school of rock helps music video come to life

September 12th, 2016

Music students recorded the song in the Media Arts Centre studios at Murdoch

Staff from Murdoch University’s School of Arts have assisted students from Melville Senior High School in bringing the music video dream of science teacher, Mr Guy Stapleton, to life.

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Opinion: Careful surveillance and pet wearables at home with animals

September 6th, 2016

Owners are gamifying their pets through wearable technology.

In a collaborative article for The Conversation, Associate Professor Ingrid Richardson from Murdoch’s School of Arts discusses the new phenomenon of pet surveillance through wearable technology.

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Students peek through doorway to Asia

August 2nd, 2016

Gilang Fauzi (left) and Outreach Ambassador Julia Lees (right) holding Batik

Murdoch University’s Arts Outreach team recently welcomed over 250 high school students to a dynamic and engaging program, which gave the visitors a closer look at Asia, its culture and why the region is so important to Australia.

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Cyberwellness and media education in Singapore spotlight

July 20th, 2016

Distinguished Murdoch speakers at Singapore Media Forum 2016

The Singapore Media Forum was hosted by Murdoch University’s School of Arts and Murdoch Singapore, together with partners Nanyang Technological University and UniSIM.

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WA students think Murdoch in 2016

January 7th, 2016

Josh and Charlotte are among many students enjoying the greater social aspect to campus life

The most recent data from the Tertiary Institutions Service Centre shows that Murdoch University has increased both total applications and its market share of first preference applications to undergraduate courses for Western Australian state universities since 2014.

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Students to showcase attained skills at Southbound festival

January 7th, 2016

Murdoch students will put their skills be on show at Southbound

Solar powered wheelie bin speakers designed and built by Engineering students will be one of the many acquired learning skills Murdoch University students will put on display at the 2016 Southbound Festival this weekend

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Nominations galore for Murdoch homegrown films

June 11th, 2015

A scene from Jeff Asselin

Two Murdoch produced films have been nominated in major categories in the 2015 West Australian Screen Awards.

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Nyoongar knowledge and Western science comes together

May 27th, 2015

Synergies

A new documentary premiering on WA Day takes its audience through a 300 million year journey, celebrating the remarkable similarities between Nyoongar knowledge and Western science. Synergies: Walking Together – Belonging to Country (Djena Koorliny Danjoo Boodjar-ang) is directed by Murdoch University’s Dr Glen Stasiuk and is a joint collaboration between Murdoch University and Edith […]

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Murdoch academic named PR Educator of the Year

November 25th, 2014

A senior Murdoch academic has been named Educator of the Year at the prestigious Public Relations Institute of Australia’s (PRIA) national Golden Target Awards.

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Murdoch staff mentor students at Young Directors’ Festival

October 15th, 2014

Staff from Murdoch

For the third year running, Murdoch staff from the Screen Production program have mentored local students at the annual Smarter than Smoking Young Directors’ Festival.

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