2017

BSG group photoBest Graduate Award November 2017 
10 November 2017

Congratulations to our students on being awarded the Best Graduate Award.

Well Done!


Yi Tong photoA passion for writing
9 November 2017

Final year student, Chin Yi Tong shares her take on writing.

Final year student, Chin Yi Tong shares her take on writing. Final year student, Chin Yi Tong shares her take on writing.


ASIATIC SymposiumThe State of Malaysian Literature in the 21st Century: An ASIATIC Symposium
3 November 2017

The School of Arts and Social Sciences played host to a symposium on Malaysian literature in the 21st century, held in partnership with ASIATIC, a key journal on Asian literatures and cultures.


KWMKai Wai Min

“I am thankful for a quality education at Monash Malaysia and the privilege of doing an internship in another country.”

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Tan Meng YoeCommunication: More than meets the eye
17 October 2017

Dr Tan Meng Yoe, coordinator for the Master of Communications and Media Studies program addresses three myths about communication and its value in life.


Sunita 1My Journey of Self-Discovery with Gender Studies
5 October 2017

Sunita Soh, provides an insight into her journey as a Gender Studies student at the School of Arts and Social Sciences, Monash University Malaysia.


Student in the liftMonash Arts Scholarship Contest
23 September 2017 

33 students from various colleges participated in the contest . It was a fun-filled day for the students.


Sri Lanka alumni group photoRenewing ties with School of Arts and Social Sciences (SASS) Alumni in Sri Lanka
17 September 2017

Monash Application Day and Alumni Gathering was held at the Grand Cinnamon Resort Hotel in Sri Lanka.

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Lee Chee LeongPhd student receives coveted Chinese Government Scholarships
5 September 2017 

PhD student, Lee Chee Leong receives coveted Chinese Government Scholarship (Bilateral Progam-Malaysia)


JaysonUnderstanding how film and television tell stories
14 September 2017

Alumnus, Jayson Ho Khin Wy, shares his take on Screen Studies and why stories are told in the ways they are.


SarahEthical modern-day journalism
23 August 2017

Alumna, Sarah Anne Cui Ying Lee shares her experiences as a student who majored in journalism and writing.


KimberlySASS partners with the MHTC on the Reality Check Video Challenge 2017
12 August 2017

School of Arts and Social Sciences partners with Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council to groom and provide opportunities for local content creators to shine.


NGONGO Day - Sharing Perspectives
9 August 2017

School of Arts and Social Sciences at Monash University Malaysia, organised their annual NGO Day.


NyoomiLiberalism still an alien concept to Malaysians?
The Edge

Article written by Ms Nyoomi Rasiklal Kamani was featured in The Edge. She is also the recipient for April 2017 Best Graduate Award (Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences).


Marco BTransferring Knowledge to Myanmar's Universities
10 July 2017

Dr Marco Bünte, Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations, took part in an International Summer School, which aims at increasing the skills of junior and senior Myanmar academics.


Genderworks ConferenceGenderworks: Dialogue and Action across Our Differences
8 July 2017

Dialogue and Action Across Our Differences was convened by Associate Professor Sharon A. Bong, Dr Joseph N. Goh and Dr Thaatchaayini Kananatu to celebrate the establishment of the major in Gender Studies offered by the School of Arts and Social Sciences in 2016.


Sabah photoIn Search of Sabah, Malaysia
27 June 2017

fourteen travellers from the School of Arts and Social Sciences, Monash University Malaysia, set forth on their annual study trip to Sabah, Malaysia.


SaimaUnderstanding Global Studies
20 June 2017

Second year student, Saima Islam shares her experiences as a global studies 
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Social MediaStudents big on Facebook, less on WhatsApp: Survey
Daily Express
7 June 2017

The survey was conducted this year and was led by Dr Julian Hopkins and Dr Ruth LT Ong from UM's Faculty of Languages & Linguistics.


CyrenThree Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition
7 June 2017

Congratulations to Mr Wong Zhi Hoong (Cyren) who won the People’s Choice Award and was 2nd runner-up with his presentation, entitled " Representations of Nature, Eco-touristic expression, and Semai Agency: Tracing the Actor Networks of Bukit Kinta Rainforest".


Fairy talesHappily never after?
BFM 89.9 Podcast
23 May 2017

Does applying a gendered reading to fairy tales mean we can't enjoy them anymore? To find out, listen in to Associate Professor Sharon A. Bong's interview with BFM.


SharonWhat has gender got to do with it?
BFM 89.9 Podcast
21 April 2017

The intersection of gender justice and climate justice lies at the heart of ecological feminism, as Associate Professor Sharon A. Bong shares in her interview on BFM.


Film-making for Dungus Workshop 2017
25 March 2017 & 15 April 2017

A group of interested students showed up on a Saturday morning (25 March & 15 April 2017) to learn about the basics of film-making.


BSGBest Graduate Award April 2017
7 April 2017

Congratulations to our students for receiving the Best Graduate Award.


Media in a Post-Truth Era: From Trump to Malaysia
31 March 2017

Organised by the SASS Alumni Association, spokesperson Lim Zhen Hui and team brought together a night of insightful discussion on how the media industry is perceived to work and assimilated by consumers


Briefing on Workplace Learning Internship Unit
21 March 2017

The briefing was conducted by Dr Joseph N. Goh, a lecturer in gender studies and the unit coordinator for the Workplace Learning Internship Unit in 2016-2017.


Open Day: Come Discover Monash
18 March 2017

SASS organised an interactive activity entitled ‘Reporting for SASS without Borders’ for visitors during the Open Day.


Arts Transition Programme
23 February 2017

The Arts Transition Programme was conducted  for newbie students commencing study for the first time in SASS.


MUFY Discovery Day
15 February 2017

SASS held a workshop for MUFY students in conjunction with the MUFY Discovery Day held on 15 February 2017.


SharonFeminism 101
BFM 89.9 Podcast
10 February 2017

Dr Sharon Bong, Associate Professor of Gender Studies at Monash University Malaysia was recently interviewed on BFM 89.9


Off the Beaten Path: The Arts and Social Sciences Approach to Conquering the Working World
12 January 2017

Hannah Jambunathan undertook a journey to explore the post-university experiences of four Arts and Social Sciences alumni from Monash Malaysia.