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Monash Law School launches podcast series Just Cases – the biggest cases you’ve never heard of

Monash Law School’s intriguing new podcast series, Just Cases, promises to delve into the legal stories that have changed the way Australians live, yet may be rather obscure or unfamiliar to the public.

Women’s safety on public transport in Melbourne: best and worst stations rated

The best and worst public transport stations for young women’s safety in central Melbourne has been revealed in a Monash University analysis of public spaces.

Design & architecture

Monash University Vice-Chancellor's message to students and staff regarding results of the first national survey into university student experiences of sexual assault and harassment

Last year, as part of Universities Australia’s (UA) Respect. Now. Always. campaign, Monash University partnered with other universities across Australia in the first comprehensive national survey on university student experiences of sexual assault

University news

Monash Reaffirms core values of inclusion and support for all students

This week the communities of Monash University and the University of Melbourne were confronted with racist material appearing in various locations on campus.

University news

Long ignored, adolescent family violence needs our attention

Family violence and youth justice have been subjected to an intense focus in Australia in the past year. Reviews have revealed the failure to provide effective responses to these issues.

Law

More police won’t necessarily lead to better outcomes on family violence – here’s what we need

The Victorian government is recruiting more frontline police as part of a broader drive to tackle crime in the state. Among the new recruits will be 415 officers specially trained to deal with family violence.

Law
Photo: Senator Fierravanti-Wells, Professor Rita Wilson, Mr Frans Moens, Mr Matthew Ryan

Domestic violence and interpreting

An inter-disciplinary forum on domestic violence took place at the Monash Law Chambers on 24-25 September, addressing an issue that is commanding greater attention in the media, government policy decisions,...