Social purpose essential to business success
For corporate leader, Jane McAloon, just having a purpose around making money isn’t enough to sustain a business.
Networks of endeavour
How can a university make sure that people, beyond its students and staff, benefit from its knowledge and presence?
Forget money, law is about saving lives
The Monash Law Clinics help thousands of vulnerable people access justice but they only exist by virtue of generous bequests.
Australian honours: awards received by the Monash community
In 2019, more than 180 people from the Monash community were recognised with an Australian honour.
The ACCC Digital Platforms Report recommends several ways to revive journalism in the social media age, including A$50m in direct grants to local news services.
Inspiring agents of change
Indigenous activist William Cooper has motivated a new generation to make change in their communities by improving public health.
Giving and growing
Philanthropy is now viewed as a way of creating communities of people with a shared goal of bringing positive, practical change to the world.
Hong Kong Alumni Scholarship turns two
Chor Kiu Cheung always dreamt of travelling the world to study, and her parents worked tirelessly in her home city of Hong Kong to make that happen.
The ABC of changing lives
Greg McMahon, executive principal of Doveton College and Michael Devine, principal of Western Port Secondary College discuss how education is really the key to breaking the cycle of disadvantage.
The challenges for China
The Chinese government will use its consolidated power to try to rein in some of the biggest problems facing its economy in 2018.
Getting smart about gas
Seventy per cent of Australia's projected gas shortfall can be recovered through simply improving energy efficiency and sensibly using gas alternatives.
Who determines priorities in funding medical research?
Is medical research is already adequately funded? AAPExpected cuts in health and medical research in the May Federal budget have led to a predicable backlash from vested interests. We are informed that any cuts will detrimentally affect standards of...