Time to put women in the theatre spotlight
The COVID-19 pandemic is an opportunity for theatre-makers to highlight and reveal the challenges and pressures faced by Australian women.
Character flaws in the law
Findings against former High Court justice Dyson Heydon expose the vacuum within the legal profession that allows for sexist behaviour, but it also allows an opportunity to change it.
Episode 17: People You May Know
In this episode Dr Susan Carland finds out how Monash experts are harnessing the strengths of social media platforms to make a positive impact on mental health.
Booze-soaked sports broadcasting
Footy returns this week, and with it will come an avalanche of alcohol advertising, with little protection for children.
Episode 16: #NoFilter
What does the world look like if we fail to properly address the impacts of social media on mental health?
Building belonging back at school
Emotions will vary for many Victorian students heading back to school on 26 May, and schools are well-equipped to deal with them, and the 'new (COVID-19) normal'.
The struggle to belong at school
Australian schools are failing to foster a sense of belonging among their students.
Back to school tips
Many children will be anxious about going back to school. Some might be excited. Either way, there are some things you can do to help ease the transition.
Unlocking the school gates
Despite its illegality, 'gatekeeping' remains a barrier to inclusive education. But parents can find that knowledge is power in combating the practice.
Building social cohesion: A matter of principal
What can our broader society learn from schools that have created cohesive communities?
Evidence unlocks student potential
School principal Pitsa Binnion believes Monash’s new Q Project could improve learning outcomes for generations of Australian students.
This is an awesome story ...
... about those awfully terrific words we use to take language to extremes.
Banning mobile phones in school may seem sensible, but research and similar moves elsewhere suggest a blanket ban might not be the answer.
Folau: The pain of the post
Despite Israel Folau's claims he cares about gay people, and knows their suffering, his Instagram post has without doubt harmed young people.
The ugly side of YouTube
Followers abandoned vlogger James Charles in their millions after a public spat, but it's not necessarily all bad for business.
The so-called Moomba 'riot' and subsequent media sensationalism has had a detrimental effect on young South Sudanese in Victoria.
Exposing online trolls
It's a workplace health and safety issue and the AFL must expose and punish those responsible.
Episode 11: The Australian identity debate
Australia once identified itself as the “lucky country”, a place where the “Aussie battler” was given a fair go, but can it still lay claim to this?
Gender equality: it's everyone's business
We need to think about the problems that men and women face not as competing priorities but as part of the same toxic social problem.
The kids are doing it better
As adults in the school community, we need to ensure we align our behaviour with our expectations of students.
We're not homophobic but ...
There's a yawning disconnect between the positive attitudes about gay people playing rugby and the use of on-field slurs.
Emma Husar allegations show a need for clearer rules
With public trust in politicians low, it's time to look at making tighter, clearer regulations about MP behaviour, including the role of their staffers.
Equality a long, winding road
Six months after same-sex marriage became legal in Australia, the disasters predicted by the 'no' side haven't happened, but there's still some way to go to achieve real equality.
Give me your complete attention
We should be worried less about the violence in games such as Fortnite than commercial media's monopolisation of social life and thought.
Senior Lecturer, Communication and Media Studies
Associate Professor at Monash Sustainable Development Institute and the Faculty of Law
Health economist, School of Social Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education
Emily van der Nagel
Lecturer, Communications & Media Studies
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law
Lead researcher, Sport Inclusion Project, Behavioural Science Laboratory
NHMRC Early Career Research Fellow, Clinical Psychologist
Associate Professor, Education
Lecturer in Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor of Journalism, School of Media, Film and Journalism
Professor of Linguistics
Kate de Bruin
Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusive Education
Associate Professor, Law Research Services
Lecturer in Criminology, School of Social Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusion Education
Professor of Behavioural Sciences
Professor, Faculty of Education
Associate Professor, Psychology and Counselling
Professor of Law
Adjunct Research Fellow, Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre (MMIC)
Stacy Holman Jones
Professor, Monash Centre for Theatre and Performance
Senior Lecturer, Sociology
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Associate Professor, Law Resources
CEO, Youth Activating Youth
Professor of History, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
Associate Dean (Indigenous), MADA
Graeme Davison AO
Emeritus Sir John Monash Distinguished Professor
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous) & Head, William Cooper Institute
Margaret Gardner AC
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
Senior lecturer, Deputy Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law
Lecturer, Faculty of Education
Senior Lecturer, Law Resources