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Young journalists writing their futures

09 August 2020

MPC intern Sarah Petty looks at what the future holds for young aspiring journalists

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Statement: MPC and Alliance for Journalists' Freedom stand with Al Jazeera journalists

05 August 2020

The Melbourne Press Club and Alliance for Journalists' Freedom call for Malaysia to immediately cease its criminal investigation into Al Jazeera journalists

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MPC announces three new life members

04 August 2020

Adele Ferguson, Eileen Berry and Rob Curtain have been recognised for their long-standing commitment to the Melbourne Press Club

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Statement: Journalism is not a crime

11 July 2020

The Melbourne Press Club calls on Malaysia to immediately cease its criminal investigation into five Australian journalists over their fair and balanced reporting for Al Jazeera

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MPC begins strategic review; establishes diversity sub-committee

01 July 2020

The Board of the Melbourne Press Club (MPC) today moved to establish a Diversity Sub-Committee as part of the organisation’s effort to lead the journalism sector into more action on cultural and gender diversity.

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Nick McKenzie named MPC President

25 June 2020

The Melbourne Press Club has elected award-winning investigative reporter Nick McKenzie as its new President.

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Understanding COVID-19 data

15 May 2020

Video: Coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic has centred around statistics, but how do journalists make sense of the enormous amounts of data released by health authorities?

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Emergency support to help regional print media survive in Victoria

20 April 2020

The Victorian government has announced an advertising boost through regional media organisations

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Journalism, mental health and COVID-19

09 April 2020

Journalism plays an essential role in the COVID-19 response, but the unique stresses placed on newsrooms by the pandemic can cause mental health problems for those covering the crisis

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COVID-19: Tips for Editors and Chiefs-of-Staff

31 March 2020

Video: Dr Cait McMahon from the Dart Centre discusses ways to maintain your mental health while covering COVID-19

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Events

Lunch with Sally Capp

16 September 2020

Capping off our 104th Lord Mayor’s first term

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The Edit: Fighting Fakery

12 August 2020

Storyful’s Stephanie Hunt in conversation with Rachael Dexter

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The Edit with Lisa Millar

25 June 2020

Watch our webinar with the ABC News Breakfast host

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Back in the Game: Covering Footy During COVID-19

04 June 2020

Watch the webinar recorded on the eve of football's return

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What are your rights if you are raided?

22 April 2020

Watch our webinar with ABC journalist John Lyons and senior media lawyer Peter Bartlett

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