Helen Forbes Mewett

Speaking with the Victoria Police academy about multiculturalism

Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett was invited by Victoria Police to present the findings of her work on international students, cultural diversity and crime at the Victoria Police Academy on 2 June 2014.


Interdisciplinary PhD scholarships in sustainable urban water management in developing Asian cities

Do you want to contribute to the development of sustainable Asian cities?…

Helen Forbes Mewett

NSW police and multicultural communities

Helen Forbes-Mewett has been interviewed by SBS World News about efforts by the NSW police to create stronger policies and programs to work with multicultural communities, including international students.


Call for Papers – Interactive Futures: Young People’s Mediated Lives in the Asia Pacific and Beyond

Call for papers for the Interactive Futures: Young People’s Mediated Lives in the Asia Pacific and Beyond conference being held at Monash in December.

Catherine Strong

Kurt Cobain, two decades on

Dr Catherine Strong, Lecturer in Sociology and expert on cultural memory, gender and popular music, talks about the ongoing legacy of Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain in The Conversation.

Helen Forbes Mewett

International student study goes global

Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett’s research focusing on international student safety and security has been featured in the Study Travel Magazine.


Perception of street trees – Honours project in Sociology

Are you interested in environmental sociology and water sensitive urban design? Would you like to explore community perceptions of street trees, as part of a broader study into stormwater harvesting for passive irrigation of street trees, to ensure their effectiveness in mitigating the urban heat island effect?


Public symposium, Young People and Mediated Sexual Communication

The public symposium, Young People and Mediated Sexual Communication was held on Friday, 29 November, 2013 at Monash University, Caulfield Campus.


Celebrating 50 years of Australian sociology in 2013: The Australian Sociological Association (TASA) conference hosted by Monash

In 2013, we celebrated 50 years of Australian Sociology, with Monash hosting…


Multiculturalism and ‘Asia’ workshop

Monash Asia Institute and the Sociology Programme present Multiculturalism and ‘Asia’  …