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Update from the President and Vice-Chancellor

A new year has arrived and with it, new opportunities for each of us to reflect on the accomplishments we have realised and our hopes and goals for the year ahead.

Professor Margaret Gardner AO

Monash alumni feature in Australia Day honours

This year, 47 of our alumni, including music icon, Nick Cave (pictured) received honours in nine categories including Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AO).

Nick Cave

Vale Judge Christopher Weeramantry

The global Monash community was saddened to hear of the passing of His Excellency Judge Christopher Weeramantry, Emeritus Professor and Honorary Doctorate recipient.

Judge Christopher Weeramantry

London based alumni support student learning

Eight Monash students will be flying to London to take part in an immersive seven day internship created and facilitated by the Monash Global Leaders’ Group UK.

Global Discovery Program 2017 - London participants

Alumna Carol Schwartz appointed to RBA board

The prominent business identity, philanthropist and advocate for women in leadership commences her new post this month, replacing outgoing board member, Heather Ridout.

Carol Schwartz

Rotary offers post graduate global grants scholarships

Valued at up to US$60,000, the scholarships are awarded to post graduates wanting to pursue further studies for careers relating to Rotary's six core global issues, benefiting both the scholar and the wider community.

Rotary logo

Alumni mentor program proves to be more than just career advice

For Monash alumnus and Alfred Hospital cardiologist, Dr Shane Nanayakkara, being part of the Sir John Monash Mentoring Program means being able to share the experiences he had to learn the hard way.

Dr Shane Nanayakkara