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Light online

Mutual support, solidarity and camaraderie! Watch our online talk series to help our communities navigate the world of work, the futures of the profession and paths forward in the pandemic. All sessions include CPD – links to the questions are in the posts below.

The 2021 sessions are presented in partnership with the University of Melbourne. The 2020 sessions were in partnership with Monash University.

The View from Cairns

The View from Cairns

Watch our Light at the End of the Tunnel session on regional work and the potential of hybrid practice models with Shaneen Fantin and Belinda Allwood.
Ethics in Practice

Ethics in Practice

Watch Ethics in Practice, with Lee Hillam and Stephanie Bullock in conversation with Justine Clark and Alison Cleary.
Migration Matters

Migration Matters

Watch our session on the issues facing international students and architects during the pandemic, with Shelley Duffy and Thihoa Gill.
Progressing careers

Progressing careers

Watch Progessing Careers, our Light at the End of the Tunnel session on sponsorship, with Natalie Galea and Sophie Olsen.
Getting to Yes

Getting to Yes

Watch our session on negotiation with Peter Gahan in conversation with Alison Cleary and Justine Clark.
Career shifts & breaks

Career shifts & breaks

Watch Career Shifts & Breaks, our Light at the End of the Tunnel session, with Shelley Penn and Dijana Tasevska.
Know thyself

Know thyself

Watch Know Thyself, our session on identifying and playing to your strengths – with Margaret Devlin.
Rethinking procurement

Rethinking procurement

Watch Rethinking Procurement with Kate Fitzgerald and Geoff Hanmer.
Speaking up

Speaking up

Watch Speaking Up, our Light at the End of the Tunnel session with Saneia Norton and Rachael Bernstone.
SMLXL?

SMLXL?

Please join Parlour and Monash Architecture for  SMLXL?, our session exploring the question of practice size with Jane Cameron and Sonja Syre.
Open mic

Open mic

Watch the first Open Mic session in the Light at the End of the Tunnel series.
Navigating Cultural Difference Part 2

Navigating Cultural Difference Part 2

Watch Part 2 of Navigating Cultural Difference with Thihoa Gill and Sarah Buckeridge.
Employment: rights, responsibilities, care

Employment: rights, responsibilities, care

Watch our session on at employment rights and obligations, responsibilities and care, in the pandemic, with John Held and Lewis Moore.
Together Apart

Together Apart

Watch Together Apart, next Light at the End of the Tunnel session on the distributed workplace with Sue Wittenoom and Jean Graham.
Navigating Cultural Difference

Navigating Cultural Difference

Watch the first Navigating Cultural Difference session from Light at the End of the Tunnel session, with Sonia Sarangi and Qutaibah Al-Atafi.
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