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Monash University awarded an Employer Support Award by The Defence Reserves Support Council

In a wonderful display of camaraderie, a Monash Arts academic – who is also an Army Reservist – recognised a fellow Monash Arts academic for his ongoing support.

25 October 2018

New study by Monash Arts academics investigates the use of digital media in health activism

New study by Monash Arts academics investigates the use of digital media in health activism

The advent of digital media has had a profound impact on the way that individuals view and manage their health.

New Book by Asher Flynn Featured in The Age

Monash Criminology’s Dr Asher Flynn’s latest book, Plea Negotiations: Pragmatic Justice in an Imperfect World (2018, Palgrave MacMillan), co-authored with Monash Law Emeritus Professor Arie Freiberg, was featured in an article written by Walkley-award winning crime writer and columnist, John Silvester, in The Age on 1 September.

Dr Asher Flynn Named the 2018 Winner of the Capstone Editing Carer’s Travel Grant for Academic Women

We are very pleased to announce that Monash Criminology’s Dr Asher Flynn has been named the 2018 Winner of the Capstone Editing Carer’s Travel Grant for Academic Women.

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Dowry abuse: Submission to Senate Standing Committees on Legal & Constitutional Affairs

On 17 August 2018, researchers from the Monash University School of Social Sciences, Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre, Migration and Inclusion Centre, and Gender, Peace and Security provided a submission to the Senate Standing Committees on Legal and Constitutional Affairs inquiry into the practice of dowry and the incidence of dowry abuse in Australia.

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