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Indigenous enrolments in health programs at Monash University reach new high

More Indigenous students than ever are studying health programs at Monash University, with a 52 per cent boost in the total number of Indigenous students studying in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences this year.

Medicine & health
Tess Ikonomou

Monash Journalism graduate wins coveted Quill award

Monash Journalism graduate and ABC journalist, Tess Ikonomou, has won Student Journalist of the Year in the coveted Melbourne Press Club Quill awards on Friday night.

Arts & culture

Prestigious global financial award for Monash University

At a ceremony at London’s Guildhall this week, Monash University has received international recognition for becoming the first university in the world to raise funds by issuing a climate bond.


Significant new Fellowship boosts prospects for female scientists

Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) has thrown its support behind female scientists by launching the Outstanding Women in Science Fellowship. The inaugural winner is Dr Karla Hutt, who is a reproductive biologist at the

Medicine & health
Lord Mayor Robert Doyle

Monash leads major global education initiative

Monash University has been selected to host 50 senior school teachers, principals and supervisors from Saudi Arabia for a six month program as part of the Building Leadership and Change through School Immersion project.

Learning & teaching

Professor Cat Hope appointed Head of the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music

The Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music at Monash University is pleased to welcome Cat Hope as Head of School and Professor of Music.

Arts & culture

Monash University helps drive startup economy in Australia and beyond

Monash University today welcomed the Universities Australia report, Startup Smarts: Universities and the Startup Economy, confirming the essential role of the universities sector in fuelling Australia’s startup economy and future job creation.

University news
Associate Professor Margaret Simons

Award-winning journalist Margaret Simons joins Monash Journalism

Award-winning journalist, author and academic Margaret Simons will join the Journalism Department as an Associate Professor in Monash University’s School of Media, Film and Journalism in July this year.

Arts & culture