Seven years into an established career as a radio journalist for SBS, Peggy Giakoumelos went back to school with Monash.
Assistant Chief of Staff at Nine News, Alysia Thomas-Sam has valuable advice to offer people starting out in their journalism careers: don’t be scared to make mistakes, and be yourself.
Earlier this year I filmed a number of interviews with senior media editors and I asked them what they believed was the point of journalism today. Are journalists still the watchdogs of society? And if so, how should they engage better with their audiences in order to improve the tasks of investigation, interpretation and dissemination?
The Monash Centre for Theatre and Performance (CTP) has great opportunities for students to further … Continue reading Malthouse opportunities and new Australian musicals at Monash
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.
Tom, who has already published a book during his PhD candidature, shares some insight into his marathon post-graduate journey.
Dr James Muldoon, PhD graduate from the Philosophy Graduate Research Program has been awarded the … Continue reading 2016 Mollie Holman Doctoral Medal winner awarded to James Muldoon
The Project host and Monash lecturer Waleed Aly has won the coveted TV Week 2017 Silver Logie Award for Best Presenter.
The recruitment of talented and high quality students worldwide is one of the key strategies … Continue reading New PhD scholarship rounds
Three Graduate Research positions are now open in the School of Philosophical, Historical and International … Continue reading Monash research positions available
The exciting new unit, Global Journalism: Hong Kong field school, enables students to travel to the Asian media capital to explore why this world city is the big draw for news companies from around the globe.
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 about the coverage of terrorism. At the end of her hour-long audio interviews, she filmed some short answers to questions such as – ‘what skills or characteristics do you look for in student journalists?’ Check out these responses from editors at publications such as The Times, the ABC, Le Monde, and The Huffington Post.
Associate Professor Nathalie Nguyen, Director of the Monash National Centre for Australian Studies, had her book … Continue reading Nathalie Nguyen’s ‘South Vietnamese Soldiers’ launched at ADFA
Master of Environment and Sustainability graduate Kizzy Tahnin is now Culture Programme Officer at UNESCO Bangladesh. … Continue reading Culture in sustainable development with alumna Kizzy Tahnin
Dr Kirsten McLean received a Vice Chancellor’s Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning in 2016 … Continue reading Let’s talk about sex: inclusion in the classroom and beyond with Dr Kirsten McLean
Ian J. McNiven, Monash University Last month, Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull visited the Gunditjmara community … Continue reading The detective work behind the Budj Bim eel traps World Heritage bid
Maryrose Casey, Monash University “Yellamundie” is a Darug word for storyteller, and the name of … Continue reading Joyous, comic and grim: the best new Indigenous playwrights
Michael Kho Lim is a recipient of the Monash Graduate Scholarship and the Faculty of … Continue reading Understanding Filipino film distribution: a PhD journey with Monash-Warwick PhD candidate Michael Kho Lim
Arts/Science graduate Grace Orange interned with Indonesian NGO Yayasan Usaha Mulia as part of her … Continue reading “I was hooked”: a conversation with Monash Arts alumna Grace Orange
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. In 2015, he made the move to the Herald Sun and is now a State Political Reporter at the paper.
Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music alumnus Hue Blanes won the sixth PBS Young Elder of … Continue reading Music Alumnus Hue Blanes: Winner of the PBS Young Elder of Jazz Commission
More than 118,000 peacekeepers – military, police and civilian – currently serve in 16 UN … Continue reading Women as leaders and peacekeepers: Dr Lesley Pruitt
Would you employ a dog if you thought it was suited to the job? Imagine … Continue reading A matter of inclusion: Dr Matthew Piscioneri receives award for teaching innovation
At a time when Australian pop, rock, country and hip hop acts are finding new … Continue reading Music Industry Survey: Investigating the Value of Music Exports
Interview with Monash academic Associate Professor Tony Moore “A recognition of the distinctness of cultural … Continue reading Tin sheds to global empires: looking at Mambo and what’s changed