Implications of Communication and Media Studies
14 December 2017
Alumnus, Victor Thong Weng Hong provides insights on the impact of communication and media studies on people.
Gender dialogues between Monash and Taiwan
10 - 16 December 2017
The first intercultural exchange between Monash University Malaysia (MUM) and National Ilan University (NIU), Yilan County, Taiwan involved six students from the School of Arts and Social Sciences, and 14 NIU students engaged in sightseeing, cultural exchange activities, gender-focused lectures and discussions.
Adventures of the Taiwan 6
10 - 16 December 2017
The School of Arts & Social Sciences’ (SASS) first study trip to Taiwan, 10-16 December 2017 was aimed at fostering long-term and reciprocal intercultural exchanges between 14 Taiwanese and six Malaysian students from the National ILan University (NIU), Yilan, Taiwan and Monash University Malaysia
What Does Expertise in Media and Communication Mean?
28 November 2017
Dr Tan Meng Yoe, coordinator for the Master of Communications and Media Studies program explained what expertise in Media and Communication means.
Best Graduate Award November 2017
10 November 2017
Congratulations to our students on being awarded the Best Graduate Award.
A 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.
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.
“I am thankful for a quality education at Monash Malaysia and the privilege of doing an internship in another country.”
Communication: 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.
My 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.
PhD student receives travel award to attend Summer Workshop by Lieden Asia Centre (LAC)
25 - 29 September 2017
PhD student, Beh May Ting shares her experiences and opportunities upon receiving the award.
Monash Arts Scholarship Contest
23 September 2017
33 students from various colleges participated in the contest . It was a fun-filled day for the students.
Phd student receives coveted Chinese Government Scholarships
5 September 2017
PhD student, Lee Chee Leong receives coveted Chinese Government Scholarship (Bilateral Progam-Malaysia)
Understanding 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.
Ethical modern-day journalism
23 August 2017
Alumna, Sarah Anne Cui Ying Lee shares her experiences as a student who majored in journalism and writing.
School of Arts and Social Sciences partners with Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council to groom and provide opportunities for local content creators to shine.
NGO Day - Sharing Perspectives
9 August 2017
School of Arts and Social Sciences at Monash University Malaysia, organised their annual NGO Day.
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).
Transferring 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.
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.
PhD student receives Asian Graduate Student Fellowship 2017
2 - 29 July 2017
PhD student, Beh May Ting shares his experiences and opportunities upon receiving the Asian Graduate Student Fellowship 2017.
In 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.
Understanding Global Studies
20 June 2017
Second year student, Saima Islam shares her experiences as a global studies
Malaysia: Sodomy, Religion and Courage
15 June 2017
Dr Joseph Goh, Lecturer in Gender Studies at Monash University Malaysia was recently interviewed on JOY 94.9.
Students big on Facebook, less on WhatsApp: Survey
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.
Three 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".
Happily 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.
What 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.
Best 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
By Dr Joseph Goh, Lecturer in Gender Studies at Monash University Malaysia.
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.
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
Hannah Jambunathan undertook a journey to explore the post-university experiences of four Arts and Social Sciences alumni from Monash Malaysia.