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Citizen editor wins 2017 Quill Award

Jo Chandler has been awarded the 2017 Melbourne Press Club Quill Award for Best Feature for her story, published in The Monthly, on the impacts of warming on the Antarctic ice sheet. 





Jo’s feature, The Totten Hots Up, was published by The Monthly magazine. The feature explores the fast-changing scientific landscape of glaciology and ice sheet dynamics, and the implications for sea level rise in a warmer world. You can find a link to the story here, and a link to the Melbourne Press Club awards and the judges comments above.




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THE CITIZEN is a publication of the Centre for Advancing Journalism. It has several aims. Foremost, it is a teaching tool that showcases the work of the students in the University of Melbourne’s Master of Journalism and Master of International Journalism programs, giving them real-world experience in working for publication and to deadline. Find out more →

  • Editor: Jo Chandler
  • Reporter: Jack Banister
  • Audio & Video editor: Louisa Lim
  • Data editor: Craig Butt
  • Editor-In-Chief: Andrew Dodd
  • Business editor: Lucy Smy
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