Student news and notices

  • Get the most out of your Google calendar

    1 September 2014

    Did you know you could add more calendars and have them appear in your personal Google calendar? In the portal you can add Important dates, My bookings or My timetable or in Google or can search and add friends’ calendars or public calendars.

    Seven reasons why you should use Google calendar

  • PhD and Honours information session: pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacy

    1 September 2014

    We're looking for the hottest biomedical science, pharmaceutical science and pharmacy talent to join our ambitious, curious and ground-breaking research team. We want to change the world and you can help us.

    Find out more at our information evening:

    • Thursday, 18 September
    • 5-7.15pm
    • Sissons Building foyer, Parkville campus
    • Registration essential
    • Enquiries: 9903 9203
  • Free social media workshops for undergrads at Berwick

    1 September 2014

    We’re offering a unique opportunity to all undergraduates to learn new, and hone existing social media skills to help set them apart now, and in the future. This free two-hour workshop will explore inspiration, conversation and relationship-building using social media.

    Date: 11 September
    Time: 3-5pm
    Venue: 902/G70 Berwick campus
    Instructor: Karen Sutherland, Assistant Lecturer - Public Relations, School of Media, Film and Journalism, Faculty of Arts

    Register to attend by email to karen.sutherland@monash.edu, include your name and course title.

  • Master of Business (Science and Technology) seminar 3 September

    29 August 2014

    Have you ever thought about a career pathway involving the business of science or technology?

    Attend our upcoming course information seminar and learn about the Master of Business (Science and Technology), an industry-focused degree that provides practical skills in the areas of management and commercialisation of leading edge medical/scientific or technology projects. The seminar is a great opportunity to find out more about career opportunities in the business of sciences or technology, learn about the course and meet the course coordinator and current students.

    Target audience: undergraduate students in the areas of engineering, science and medicine, nursing and health science.

    Seminar details:

    • Wednesday, 3 September
    • 1-2 pm
    • S7 Theatre, Building 21, Clayton campus
    • Register to attend or get more information.
  • Respond to the UES survey to help improve the quality of higher education

    26 August 2014

    Calling all first and final year coursework students.

    If you’re interested in improving the quality of higher education in Australia, all you have to do is:

    Complete the University Experience Survey (UES) by 30 September.

    You’ll go in the draw to win a major prize of a $500 voucher or one of five $100 vouchers.

    All eligible students will receive an invitation email with a username and password. Check your Monash email inbox.

  • Security safety escort

    25 August 2014

    Our security safety escort service is available 24 hours a day across all campuses, security staff can accompany you to your car, student residence, other location on campus or to the campus perimeter. Contact security on your campus.

  • Would you like help with your assignment? Ask the Library.

    20 August 2014

    Do you want to write a better essay; learn about academic integrity and how to reference your material; improve your presentation skills and more? Check out the online tutorials and resources or go to a library Research and Learning point for a drop-in session with a learning skills adviser or librarian.

  • Get some practical leadership training and enhance your CV

    14 August 2014

    Login to Moodle and complete our first, self-paced training program: Committees 101: Meetings, minutes and management.

    On successful completion you’ll receive a certificate, confirming the skills and competencies you’ve learned.

  • Do you know where to get IT service and support?

    10 August 2014

    eSolutions are available to assist you with your computer and information technology needs. You can check out the IT information for students or contact the Service Desk for help. Why not bookmark the service interruption webpage? If a system like WES or Moodle is unavailable, you’ll be able to find out when it’s going to be back online without having to contact the Service Desk.

  • Have you registered you mobile phone number for SMS alerts?

    8 August 2014

    From time to time we may need to communicate important emergency information to you. We have a service whereby you can register your mobile phone number to get this information quickly by SMS text.

    To be part of the service, login to WES, go to Student Services, 'Update/Change address details' then under 'Postal address' please include or update your mobile phone number.

  • Have an idea? Need funding?

    4 August 2014

    The Office of the Vice-Provost (Learning and Teaching) is pleased to offer twenty bursaries of up to $2000 each to individual students or teams of students to fund projects focused on improving the student academic experience.

    Interested? Visit the Better Teaching, Better Learning webiste for ideas and how to apply.

    Applications close 5 September.

  • Apply now for a scholarship in 2015

    1 August 2014

    We offer over 200 types of scholarships, valued at up to $70,000.

    See what scholarships are available to current students and if you're eligible.

    Scholarship application details.

  • Participants sought

    4 December 2013

    Become a part of Monash research. Volunteer to participate in some real research and help your fellow students gain their PhD. See the list of available studies.

  • Get the most out of your Google calendar

    1 September 2014

    Did you know you could add more calendars and have them appear in your personal Google calendar? In the portal you can add Important dates, My bookings or My timetable or in Google or can search and add friends’ calendars or public calendars.

    Seven reasons why you should use Google calendar

  • Participants sought

    4 December 2013

    Become a part of Monash research. Volunteer to participate in some real research and help your fellow students gain their PhD. See the list of available studies.

  • Get the most out of your Google calendar

    1 September 2014

    Did you know you could add more calendars and have them appear in your personal Google calendar? In the portal you can add Important dates, My bookings or My timetable or in Google or can search and add friends’ calendars or public calendars.

    Seven reasons why you should use Google calendar

  • Participants sought

    4 December 2013

    Become a part of Monash research. Volunteer to participate in some real research and help your fellow students gain their PhD. See the list of available studies.

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