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The Hon. Michael Kirby to Address Perth Symposium on Human Rights for Diverse Genders and Sexualities in Education

May 12th, 2016

The Hon. Michael Kirby to Address Perth Symposium

On the eve of the International Day against Homophobia,Transphobia and Biphobia, the Honourable Michael Kirby will speak at the ‘Promoting Human Rights in Educational Communities for People of Diverse Genders and Sexualities’ symposium at Murdoch University on Monday 16 May.

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Study finds friends play vital role in teenage wellbeing

May 4th, 2016

A realtime survey with smart phones found that good friendships are the key to adolescent wellbeing.

Good friendships are the key to adolescent mental health, according to a new study published by Murdoch University. Supported by the Young and Well Cooperative Research Centre, the study was conducted by the ‘How do you feel’ lab, which is part of a larger project examining how young people use technology. Results showed that adolescents […]

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Study reveals prevalence of teenage cyberbullying

August 26th, 2014

A Murdoch academic is calling for a rethink of interventions for teenage bullying culture after a recent study revealed that cyberbullying was only half as common as traditional forms of bullying.

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