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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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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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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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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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Resources for Covering COVID-19

A growing list of articles and tools to help you cover the current Coronavirus pandemic

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Father Bob announces new award for 2020 Quills

13 March 2020

Melbourne Press Club is excited to announce a new once-off Quill in conjunction with the Father Bob Maguire Foundation

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25th Quill awards: See all the winners

06 March 2020

The winners of the 2019 Quill awards for Excellence in Victorian Journalism have been announced

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Events

The Survivors: Jane Harper in conversation with Corrie Perkin

25 November 2020

The Melbourne Press Club is excited to announce a special book club webinar with author Jane Harper, moderated by My Bookshop owner Corrie Perkin.

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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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The Edit: US Election Special

21 October 2020

Join us for a conversation with veteran US Bureau chief Mike Amor, and a special pre-recorded interview with Ebony Bowden

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Responding to COVID-19

05 October 2020

With Professors Sharon Lewin and Peter Doherty

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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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