Journalism

Todd building a career in communications

As a child, Todd Shilton wanted to be an architect. In an ironic twist of fate, Todd is building a communications career for an architecture practice. Todd got a start at The Conversation before moving into the PR role.

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Compassionate journalism and Kosciuszko the life for Frances

For Frances Vinall journalism is, at its core, all about people. It comes as no surprise that she values compassion highly in her reporting ethos. Frances has been able to meet many interesting people as a journalist for the Tumut and Adelong Times, working in the beautiful Snowy Mountains area. Here is her profile… Name: Frances Vinall     …

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‘Triple-threat’ Tara loving the rush of rural reporting

For Tara Whitsed, moving into a full-time journalism role after graduating from Monash was a ‘baptism of fire’. With invaluable experience at multiple rural publications under her belt, Tara is hoping to one day carve out an online career and be her own boss.  Here is her profile… Name: Tara Whitsed Course: Bachelor of Arts…

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Killian finds the right mix with journalism

Killian Plastow’s journalism career is a far-cry from his childhood dreams of becoming a compounding pharmacist, striving for the best mix of words, not chemicals. But it’s worked out well for Killian, who’s currently working as a business journalist for Nest Egg, with an eye on an editor’s chair in the future. Here is his profile… Name: Killian…

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Arts Honours 2018 – Information Sessions

Are you thinking about doing your Honours with Monash Arts in 2018? Information sessions for will be held this September and October at our Caulfield and Clayton campuses. Please see the listing below for session details. School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics English as an International Language, Languages, Linguistics, Literary Studies Clayton: Wed 13…

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Aaron ‘one of the lucky ones’ in landing his dream job

Aaron Pereira regards himself as ‘one of the lucky ones’, after making his childhood career dreams a reality. After crossing over from Network Ten to Cricket Australia, Aaron is travelling the world watching cricket, and getting paid for it. Here is his profile… Name: Aaron Pereira Course: Bachelor of Arts Campus: Caulfield Year graduated: 2015 Current…

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Nicholas strives to be next Gerard Whateley

For Nicholas Negrepontis, it’s AFL journalist Gerard Whateley that’s set the benchmark for his journalism career, saying Whateley’s done ‘almost everything’ he wants to do. Currently a journalist for Crocmedia writing on all things footy, Nicholas is certainly making inroads towards that goal. Here is his profile… Name: Nicholas Negrepontis Course: Bachelor of Journalism Faculty/Division: Arts…

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Felicity makes the leap from journalism to marketing

Felicity Cullen has taken her journalism skills learned at Monash and used them as a platform towards a career in marketing. Now working as a Communications Officer and studying a Masters of Marketing, Felicity is really enjoying the change in career direction. Here is her profile… Name: Felicity Cullen Course: Bachelor of Journalism Faculty/Division: Arts…

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