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Down but not out – Climate talks at COP25 inspire young scientists to do even more to protect the environment

Four Master of Environment and Sustainability (MES) students experienced the dream of a lifetime when they were invited to take part in the UN Climate Change COP25 talks in Madrid late last year.

Science 17 February, 2020

Master Of Environment and Sustainability Wins Banksia Foundation Award

Congratulations to all those involved in the Master of Environment and Sustainability (MES) on winning the 2019 Banksia Foundation Award in the Research/Academia category.

Science 9 December, 2019
The Ignitor; Science Leaders Forum

The Ignitor; Science Leaders Forum: our first alumni event for 2019 a success

The IGNITOR, Science Leaders Forum event is inspired by the stories of our Alumni and Researchers, who are leaders in Science, Research and Industry.

6 August, 2019
Justin Lichtblau

The story of Justin Lichtblau; the facilitator of The IGNITOR, Science Leaders Forum 2019 : Hot, dry and hungry

Justin Lichtblau (Alum) (BA 2012, MBus 2014, MES 2018) Sustainability Victoria – E-waste/Single Use Plastic Bag Campaign Lead facilitated the

4 August, 2019
MES-international spotlight

Master of Environment and Sustainability students under the international spotlight

Monash University Master of Environment and Sustainability students, Luke Richards and Ridwanur Rahman have won highly competitive scholarships to attend the prestigious International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) in New York.

Student News 15 July, 2019
Dr Susie Ho

In conversation with Dr Susie Ho – winner of the Monash Postgraduate Association Lecturer of the Year Award

There’s a certain kind of magic around Master of Environment and Sustainability Course Director, Dr Susie Ho.

Science 18 March, 2019
Amber Clarke and Rebecca Pell

A passion for the nature of things

Two alumni have forged careers devoted to protecting the environment.

Alumni 27 December, 2017
Alejandra in uniform

Monash student research is the new weapon in Colombia’s fight against drugs

Fresh-faced and hopeful - you would be hard-pressed to pick 32-year-old Alejandra Saavedra as a Colombian police officer who has spent over a decade at the frontline of Colombia’s long anti-drug offensive.

Features and Opinion 10 October, 2017
Kizzy Tahnin

Culture in sustainable development with alumna Kizzy Tahnin

The Monash Master of Environment and Sustainability degree led graduate Kizzy Tahnin to the role of Culture Programme Officer at UNESCO Bangladesh. Kizzy has always been interested in culture and heritage, but it was during her master's

Features and Opinion 10 October, 2017