Students

Cross-faculty and interdisciplinary initiative for Interpreting (MITS) and Medical (MBBS) students

On 28 March 2018, thirty-five students from the Faculty of Arts, Master of Interpreting and Translation Studies (MITS) and the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences (MBBS) worked together in a joint-class aiming at improving the training of future doctors and future interpreters who will be interacting in inter-lingual mediation when working with patients…

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Two MITS students undertake internship in translation at partner international organisation ACAP

Agatha Garrigos and Léa Perez, two French students from the Master of Interpreting and Translation Studies (MITS), have recently had the opportunity to spend one week at the headquarters of international organisation Agreement on the Conservation of Albatrosses and Petrels (ACAP), in Hobart. The three official working languages of the ACAP are English, French and…

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Monash journalism alumni, students win seven Quill Awards

Monash students and graduates showcased their journalism excellence at the 2017 Quill Awards at Crown on Friday night, winning seven categories. “So many Quills Awards demonstrate the incredible calibre of our students and the opportunities they have to learn practical journalism skills during their studies,” said Monash Media, Film and Journalism’s Head of School Associate Professor Mia Lindgren.

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Masterclass with Dr Richard Misek

Dr Richard Misek is a film-maker, montagist and theorist based at University of Kent. His research and teaching interests encompass video technologies and aesthetics, editing and montage, remixing and copy culture, the essay film, artists’ film and video, and the interstices between film and digital media. He is author of numerous publications, including articles in Screen and October and…

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TOPIK test success for Korean Studies student

Congratulations to Monash student Lorraine Lok Leung for passing the TOPIK (Test of Proficiency in Korean) Test at level 6 on 21 October 2017.  TOPIK is a written test designed to measure the ability of non-native speakers for expression and comprehension in the Korean language. The test measures proficiency in reading, writing, and listening comprehension in…

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Monash PhD Candidate to speak at International Women’s Day event in Melbourne

Alison Stieven-Taylor, a PhD Candidate, and also lecturer in journalism at Monash, has been invited to present on her research into social documentary photography at Loud & Luminous: A Celebration of Women Photographers Conference to be held in Melbourne on International Women’s Day (Thursday 8 March). Alison’s presentation will address the topic: Can photography impact…

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‘I feel confident applying for jobs’, Master of Communications and Media Studies student gains invaluable experience from Channel 7 internship

Tash Lewis is a final year Master of Media Communications student who recently completed an internship at Channel 7 and was later hired as a TV news monitor for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Here she shares her experiences at Channel 7 and how her Monash education is helping achieve her professional aspirations. 

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