News and media releases

Welcome to Deakin's news and media hub

There's always something happening at Deakin University. Whether it's a research breakthrough or a student achievement, you'll find our stories here. Browse our news articles and media releases for key University announcements and expert commentary.

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Contact the Deakin media team

Journalists are encouraged to email with enquiries and requests. The Deakin media team will respond as soon as possible.

Reporters who need immediate assistance or have queries on weekends or public holidays should supplement an email enquiry by phoning or sending a text message to a media coordinator.

Senior Media Coordinator
Pauline Braniff
Email Pauline
Phone: +61 3 5227 3586
Mobile: 0418 361 890

Communications Lead
Elise Snashall-Woodhams
Email Elise
Phone: +61 3 9244 6614
Mobile: 0455 789 961

Media Coordinator
Tania Palich
Email Tania
Phone: +61 3 9246 8554
Mobile: 0497 831 233

Director, Media Relations and Corporate Communications (Vice-Chancellor and corporate requests)
Glen Atwell
Email Glen
Phone: +61 3 9246 8221
Mobile: 0428 597 468

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