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Alexandra Roach

Journalist.

Sydney, Australia

Alexandra Roach

Investigator. Reporter. Features Writer. Photographer.

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What to do if your child is being bullied

Recent research suggests one in four Australian school students experience frequent bullying at school. So your child is certainly not alone.
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How tech improves access to justice in rural Australia

Access to the justice system and professional legal development opportunities are low for those in rural, regional and remote Australia. During the past three years, the learning and development project, funded by the Victorian Legal Services Board, deepened the centre’s expertise in alternative e-learning and digital delivery methods.
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How preschool can help your child get off to a flying start

Research shows that those children who do have an early educational start often stay ahead, and parents who want the best start for their children can choose from a wide variety of pre-school options.
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Law school: not just about studying

There is a popular myth that law students spend so much of their time frantically studying that, come graduation, none of their friends or family recognise them because it’s been so long since they last saw them. ‘Law school is not just about studying,’ advises Deakin Law School lecturer Dr Benjamin Hayward, who is extensively involved in the extra-curricular programs available to the university’s law students.
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Have you done your homework?

Whether your children love or loathe homework, you can help them get through it!
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2015 SULS Education Guide

The SULS Education Guide brings together important information on study and exam technique, elective subjects, offshore and exchange opportunities, programs to supplement study, further study options and academic support.
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About

Alexandra Roach

Full-time newspaper and magazine journalist based in Sydney, Australia.

I am a jill of all trades: news writer, features writer, photographer, content producer and manager.

Topics of interest and specialty include business, media, politics, popular culture, cinema, television, music, photography, advertising, celebrity, theatre, marketing, travel, education, community, profiles and finance.

Aside from journalism, I am also an experienced web and graphic designer. I have designed, launched and managed corporate websites and have also launched and managed corporate social media accounts.

You can see some further samples of my work here.

Contact me here.

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Skills

  • Feature writing
  • News writing
  • Investigative reporting
  • Wordsmithing
  • Subediting
  • Photography
  • Graphic design
  • Photoshop
  • InDesign
  • Business journalism
  • Political journalism
  • Celebrity journalism
  • Retail journalism
  • Social media
  • Website management
  • Web design
  • Pop culture
  • Media journalism
  • Film and television journalism
  • HTML/CSS etc
  • Travel writing