Exam tips

The Colleges and the Peer Learning Adviser Service at Melbourne Campus will be running Exam Prep Sessions lead up to the exam period. Save the dates and learn tips to help you survive your exams: Referencing Workshop (Harvard and APA6): Wednesday 10 May Bundoora Campus 1-2 pm TLC315 If referencing makes your brain hurt you are not alone-…

Rebels and Student Services rugby outing

You are invited by La Trobe International, in partnership with the Melbourne Rebels Rugby Union Club, to enjoy a night out watching two of Australia’s favourite teams in action at the Super Rugby. The event will be held on Saturday 13 May from 6 pm to 10 pm at the AAMI Park in Melbourne. You…

Undergraduate student volunteer needed for research study

Are you an undergraduate international student? If yes, you are invited to participate in a Research Study led by Chief Investigator Jasvir Kaur Nachatar Singh from La Trobe Business School. The aim of this research study is to explore international student experiences at La Trobe on Blended Learning and the impact of these experiences on…

Free international student rides

City of Melbourne is launching another series of its bike program for the city’s newly arrived international students this Autumn! Now in the 6th year, the program has set the course for many international students by providing a warm welcome and knowledge base on how to navigate the streets of Melbourne – by bike! There…

Volunteers wanted: Law Week 2017

Law Week is an annual festival of events that makes learning about the law easy. It offers Victorians the opportunity to find answers to everyday legal issues through informative and fun events. Go behind the scenes at the courts or take part in debates, tours, mock-court trials and music performances. Stop by the Law Week…

Melbourne International Student Conference 2017

The annual Melbourne International Student Conference (MISC) is right around the corner and is an important event for any student wishing to develop their professional skills, network with new people and mingle with industry leaders in their field. Running across two days from Friday 5 May to Saturday 6 May and taking place at Victoria…

Volunteering events

Always wanted to volunteer, but didn’t know where to start? Volunteering is very highly regarded by employers and securing an opportunity means you can have it reflect on your resume. It’s also an chance to get involved with the causes that are important to you. The So You Want to Volunteer? workshop and panel and…

How to avoid Plagiarism

In Australia, plagiarism is a serious offence that falls under the category of ‘academic dishonesty’. La Trobe University policy states that: Academic honesty is a fundamental principle in teaching, learning, research and scholarship. The University requires its academic staff and students to observe the highest ethical standards in all aspects of academic work and it…