On 25 June 2014 Victor and Maria Rudewych, sponsors of many community and educational initiatives, announced their donation of $1.52 million to the Ukrainian Studies Support Fund (USSF) of the Association of Ukrainians in Victoria. The USSF is the granting body from which the Mykola Zerov Centre for Ukrainian Studies at Monash University has received much of its research funding in recent years. The gift is the largest single philanthropic donation that Australia’s Ukrainian community has seen to date.
In an arrangement to be formalised in a memorandum of understanding, the donors have stipulated that $300,000 of their gift be earmarked to finance, over three years, up to four PhD scholarships in Ukrainian Studies or in interdisciplinary areas involving Ukrainian Studies.
A further $220,000 is to be reserved for an expansion of the existing Monash Rudewych Ukrainian Language Scholarships in the years 2015-2019. Initially established in 2008 to encourage school students in Australia to take Ukrainian language as a Year 12 subject, provision was made last year to extend such encouragement to students from Year 7 onward. The current further expansion means that eight flagship Year 12 scholarships, valued at $2500 each, will be available each year for the duration of the present arrangement, while $24,000 per annum will be available for the scholarships in more junior years.
Interpreting domestic violence
A public forum at Monash will feature a leading international researcher, addressing the issue of … Continue reading Interpreting domestic violence
Seminar – Japanese Futures: Globalization and the Notion of a Heisei Restoration
by Professor Ross Mouer.
9 September, 2015 12 noon – 1:30 pm
A light lunch will be served – RSVPs appreciated but not required!
Japanese Studies Centre Auditorium
Interpreting & Translation students undertake internships at the headquarters of two international organisations
Students in the master of Interpreting and Translation Studies have recently gained in-house experience as … Continue reading Interpreting & Translation students undertake internships at the headquarters of two international organisations
PRESS RELEASE TRANSLATING PAIN Proudly co-sponsored by the Migration, Identity and Translation Network (MITN), the … Continue reading TRANSLATING PAIN
Domestic Violence & Interpreting: A National Forum
On 24-25 September 2015, the Translation & Interpreting Studies Program, Monash University will convene a … Continue reading Domestic Violence & Interpreting: A National Forum
David Kral wins 14th Chinese Bridge language proficiency competition
Our student David Kral won the first prize at the 14th Chinese Bridge language proficiency … Continue reading David Kral wins 14th Chinese Bridge language proficiency competition
Translation Nation at The Emerging Writers’ Festival
Marvel at the mysteries of language, meaning and literary tradition, as five of Australia’s most … Continue reading Translation Nation at The Emerging Writers’ Festival
RISM seminar – Prof. John Foot (University of Bristol, UK)
You are invited to a RISM seminar in collaboration with the Italian Institute of Culture , Prof. … Continue reading RISM seminar – Prof. John Foot (University of Bristol, UK)
Students in the Master of Interpreting and Translation Studies complete an internship at the headquarters of the international organisation ACAP
Four students from the Master of Interpreting and Translation Studies have recently completed a one-week … Continue reading Students in the Master of Interpreting and Translation Studies complete an internship at the headquarters of the international organisation ACAP
Oscar Schwartz wins The Lifted Brow Prize
Oscar Schwartz – currently undertaking a PhD in the Literary and Cultural Studies program – … Continue reading Oscar Schwartz wins The Lifted Brow Prize
Double Master in Translation student writes about her internship in France and her passion for words
One of the double master students currently undertaking an internship in France as part of … Continue reading Double Master in Translation student writes about her internship in France and her passion for words
New agreement signed between T&I Studies and global company Oncall
Monash Translation and Interpreting Studies program has recently signed a new agreement with the global … Continue reading New agreement signed between T&I Studies and global company Oncall