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Photojournalists: our eyes in hard to reach places

03 September 2020

MPC intern Celine Saban-Friend directs our gaze to those who help us see the world.

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Record Applications for 2020-21 Mentoring Program

30 August 2020

Applications for the 2020-21 mentoring program are now closed

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2020-21 Gordon Fellowships Open for Applications

19 August 2020

Up to $30,000 in grants for social justice journalism projects

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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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Victoria’s Truth and Justice Process

11 November 2020

Join Victorian Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Prevention of Family Violence and Women, Gabrielle Williams, at a special MPC webinar hosted by ABC journalist Bridget Brennan.

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Responding to COVID-19

05 October 2020

With Professors Sharon Lewin and Peter Doherty

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Moving the Goal Posts

29 September 2020

Towards Gender Equality in Victorian Sports Reporting

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The Edit: Multicultural Media and COVID-19

24 September 2020

Join a very special panel discussion featuring Christina Zhou, Fotis Kapetopoulos and Sylva Mezher

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In Conversation with Sally Capp

16 September 2020

Capping off our 104th Lord Mayor’s first term

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