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Brodie Turner

Monash Arts grad Brodie Turner transforms thesis into action

In May, Brodie delivered a presentation for Victoria’s Creative State Summit, leading a workshop informed by the findings of his master’s thesis.

Faculty 19 June, 2019
Ben Wellings

Three in one: Monash Arts capitalises on value of interdisciplinary study

In 2020, Monash Arts strengthens its commitment to interdisciplinary learning by launching its Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics. Developed by the faculty’s world-renowned academics, this innovative program is designed for deep

Faculty 12 June, 2019

Music students learn Indigenous songs for Reconciliation Week

In 2019, the Year of Indigenous Languages, the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music dedicated one of their leading ensembles, the Gospel Choir, to the task of learning and performing songs written in four different Australian Aboriginal languages.

Faculty 31 May, 2019
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Dr Jennifer Anderson wins the 2018 Faculty of Arts Prize for best thesis

‘I started conceiving of my PhD thesis in 2002,’ says Dr Jennifer Anderson, recent PhD graduate in Literary and Cultural Studies. ‘It insisted on me. I had to do it.’

Faculty 24 May, 2019
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Women’s safety to the fore as Dr Andrea Baker leads conversation for change

When it comes to the issue of women’s safety in artistic and urban areas, Dr Andrea Baker, Monash Arts’ Senior Lecturer in Journalism, pulls no punches. ‘I want to speak honestly about the barriers, and to tear them down,’

Faculty 21 May, 2019
18th Chinese bridge winners

Monash students win first and second places in the 18th "Chinese Bridge" Chinese Proficiency Competition

On Sunday 19 May, Monash Arts students Oliver Woodman and Shahneezar Thevakumar respectively won first and second places of the 18th ‘Chinese Bridge’ Chinese Proficiency Competition for Foreign University Students.

School of Languages Literatures Cultures and Linguistics 21 May, 2019

An evidence-based approach to regional migrant settlement

Resettling migrants in regional Australia has become a focus of the federal government’s new population plan. Research by the Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre and Welcoming Cities has examined the benefits and risks of regional migrant

Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre 13 May, 2019
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Interdisciplinary study reveals mechanisms of the conscious mind

Brain research is entering a thrilling new stage, and Monash University is at the fore.

By combining the high-end interdisciplinary approaches from philosophy and neuroscience, Monash’s Dr Noam Gordon and Professor Jakob Hohwy

Faculty 8 May, 2019
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Professor Cat Hope announced as Vice President of the Australian Council of Deans and Directors of Creative Arts

Today, the Australian Council of Deans and Directors of Creative Arts (DDCA) welcomes Professor Cat Hope as its newest Vice President.

Faculty 1 May, 2019