News Corp national political editor (Sunday editions) and Monash University alumna Annika Smethurst has won the 2017 Press Gallery Journalist of the Year.
Following a dramatic year in American politics, and the claims and counter-claims of ‘fake news’, the media is under scrutiny in the USA like never before. In this unit, students will travel to the heart of the world’s media industry to observe how news organisations are managing to deal with the spate of challenges they are currently facing.
In May Professor Justin O’Connor was one of 20 international experts invited to a seminar … Continue reading O’Connor attends UNESCO’s ‘Ahead of the Curve’
By Professor Justin O’Connor The Master of Cultural and Creative Industries has just completed its … Continue reading Field work in the classroom at Monash University
Monash University journalism student Christiane Barro has been shortlisted for the Walkley Award for Student Journalist of the … Continue reading Christiane Barro shortlisted for Walkley Award
Earlier this year Dr Colleen Murrell filmed a number of interviews with senior media editors and she asked them what they believed was the point of journalism today.
Master of Journalism student Sumeyya Ilanbey has been named a finalist in the Community Newspapers of Australia (CNA) awards.
Three Monash University students decided to see what would happen if they each went up to a stranger and asked if they could share two hours and 36 of the most intimate questions imaginable – and let them record it for publication.
Monash University journalism lecturer Dr Stephanie Brookes has published a groundbreaking book, Politics, Media and Campaign … Continue reading Stephanie Brookes launches groundbreaking book
MFJ Film and Screen Studies staff and students visited the ABC Studios in Elsternwick on April 18 to be part of the studio audience for new Channel 7 comedy pilot Behave Yourself.
Monash University PhD candidate and author Tom Doig has been offered a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study with renowned scholar Naomi Klein at The Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity’s writing residency in Canada.
The Project host and Monash lecturer Waleed Aly has won the coveted TV Week 2017 Silver Logie Award for Best Presenter.
Herald Sun footy expert Kate Salemme spends her days tracking the movements of AFL footballers … Continue reading Kate enjoys the pace of tracking AFL stories
What does it take to get a job in journalism in Asia – and why is Hong Kong so vital to the global news industry? In this unit, students will travel to the Asian media capital to explore why this world city is the big draw for news companies from around the globe.
Monash University students, graduates and staff have stamped their authority on Australian journalism to claim three Quill awards and three high commendations in the coveted 2016 Melbourne Press Club awards.
Colleen Murrell, a senior lecturer in the journalism department at Monash University, spent part of January and February this year interviewing media editors in Sydney, London and Paris for a research project. The Times editor, John Witherow (pictured left), offers great advice for student journalists.
Monash University journalism graduate Nathan Lay has landed an impressive role at the Western Bulldogs, working as the social media and digital coordinator for the AFL’s reigning premier. Nathan interned at St Kilda to prepare for his great opportunity.
Monash University students, graduates and staff have been named finalists – eight times – in the coveted Melbourne … Continue reading Monash journalism’s strong showing in the Quills
Monash journalism graduate Chloe Strahan first studied health studies and occupational therapy before realising that … Continue reading Chloe aspires to a mainstream broadcast career
Monash University Adjunct Professor Monika Djerf-Pierre is working on research projects with her fellow colleagues in … Continue reading Getting to know … Professor Monika Djerf-Pierre
Melbourne journalist Alana Mitchelson scored an international fellowship soon after graduating from Monash. Since then, … Continue reading Alana lands key reporting role at The New Daily
Screening Melbourne, an exciting conference and events program, was held in the the CBD recently, which involved moving attendees through the city to experience its history, materiality and contemporary complexity.
Motoring writer Justin Hilliard scored his dream job at GoAutoMedia after graduating with a Master of … Continue reading Justin Hilliard scores dream journalism job
Award-winning journalist, author and academic Margaret Simons will join the journalism department in Monash University’s School of Media, Film and Journalism in July.
Australian Film Festivals: Audience, Place and Exhibition Culture is the first book to offer an in-depth examination of the history, operation, and growth of film festivals as a cultural phenomenon within Australia.
Film and Screen Studies’ Associate Professor Belinda Smaill has produced a book, Regarding Life: Animals and the … Continue reading Belinda Smaill launches her book Regarding Life
Monash University alumna Amy Foyster has a challenging workplace role, drawing on various skills she … Continue reading Amy combines digital skills with project management
Monash journalism graduate Phillipa Rust manages placements of intern candidates in more than 20 career … Continue reading Phillipa manages placements of international students
The challenges of telling true stories in an era of disruptive media and “fake news” were the focus of three events hosted by Monash University’s School of Media, Film and Journalism last week, attracting widespread interest from journalists, PhD students and academics.
Journalism graduate Juliana Mare says Monash University offered the most thorough journalism degree with the most … Continue reading Monash journalism offers great diversity: Juliana
Monash journalism graduate Morsal Bashir is a communications officer at Monash City Council. Morsal offers … Continue reading Real-world experience useful at Monash: Morsal
Bachelor of Journalism graduate Emily Neilsen, who is a personal assistant and client coordinator at Arrow Digital Marketing has big ambitions in the exciting media industry.
By Dr Johan Lidberg In a post-truth world where ‘alternative facts’ are now peddled by leaders … Continue reading Donald Trump supporters play with nationalistic fire
Anthony Galloway has been a journalist since 2011. After graduating from Monash University, he moved to regional Queensland where he spent a number of years working at the Townsville Bulletin.
Researchers Sally Young and Fay Anderson pose the question: will changes in technology spell the end of traditional press photography?
Monash Journalism graduate Kara Bertoncini has aspirations to become a TV music journalist or an entertainment reporter for a top ranking TV show or publication. Check out her profile here.
The Journalism section (MFJ) presents a panel discussion about telling true stories in an era of … Continue reading MFJ’s storytelling public panel discussion
Master of Journalism graduate Daniella Casamento is pursuing a fascinating career in professional writing and interior design. Daniella, … Continue reading Daniella’s new life in design and professional writing
Monash University students have starred in the Ossie Awards for student journalism, winning five categories and being highly commended in three.
School of Media, Film and Journalism staff member Dr Johan Lidberg has been nominated for the Monash … Continue reading Dr Lidberg nominated for MPA Supervisor of the Year