School of Philosophical, Historical & International Studies

Shannon Kaye – 2016 Intern at the Small Projects, Istanbul

  After completing the exchange semester of my Arts (Global) degree at Bogazici University in Istanbul I decided to stay on in this fascinating city and volunteer with a developing grass-roots NGO ‘Small Projects Istanbul’. The mission of this organisation is to improve the lives of displaced Syrians who have chosen to self-settle in Istanbul,…

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Thomas Crowe, Intern at the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect

Interning at the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect (GCR2P) has been an experience of immeasurable value. The opportunity to fully and freely take advantage of the myriad of opportunities afforded to me by this internship has been greatly facilitated by the Humanity Foundation Scholarship.   My experience at the GCR2P deepened my understanding…

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Monash Arts Graduate Coursework Programs Event in Jakarta

SATURDAY 9 SEPTEMBER 2017 GRADUATE COURSEWORK PROGRAMS IN ARTS, HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCIENCES: Inspiring Graduates to Achieve Great Things Join Monash Arts graduates and academics, and discover the ways in which our Arts graduate programs will inspire, guide, and launch you into achieving incredible outcomes and careers with a lasting impact. REGISTER SESSION 1: 11am-12noon…

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BA Alum (2016) Maeve Martyn, now General Manager of Humanities 21

General Manager of Humanities 21 Maeve Martyn studied a Bachelor of Arts (Italian Studies & History double major) at Monash, and recently shared how this launched her career at Monash’s regular seminar for students ‘Arts in the Real World’. Incidentally, this was where Maeve herself first heard about Humanities 21 and gained her career inspiration…

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Australian border control with Associate Professor Marie Segrave

If border control in Australia perpetuates death and unlawful migrant exploitation in Australia, who is accountable and what must change? In 2010, the Border Crossing Observatory was founded by Professor Sharon Pickering and Associate Professor Leanne Weber, with Associate Professor Marie Segrave. It is an innovative virtual research centre that connects Australian and international stakeholders to…

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Taylor Gilchrist: Intern at Anne Frank House, Amsterdam

Anne Frank House, Amsterdam Peter and Barbara Kolliner Overseas Study Internship Scholarship   “My internship position at Anne Frank House started in December. After three months of working in the offices, situated above the incredible and iconic Amsterdam museum, I have had the opportunity to explore and learn in an unprecedentedly inspiring environment. My roles…

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Gemma Lowden: Johannesburg Holocaust Genocide Museum

Johannesburg Holocaust Genocide Museum Roslyn Smorgon Global Internship Scholarship   “I am currently undertaking an internship with the Johannesburg Holocaust and Genocide Centre. I have been gaining valuable experience in all areas of the JHGC; I have particularly been involved in educator and school workshops, Holocaust and Rwandan survivor groups, and working in the office,…

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James Johnathon Barklamb: CNLG

Commission for the Fight Against Genocide (CNLG)   “The opportunity to intern in Rwanda’s Commission for the Fight Against Genocide (CNLG) has been the most intellectually challenging and academically rewarding experience of my time as a Monash University student. Our time under the direction of Dr. Jean-Damascene Gasanabo was incredibly instructive because of the incredible…

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