Call-Out for Artwork/Photos

Calling all artists and photographers! We are seeking submissions of artwork (including photos) to be used as the cover image of 2017-LTISS(Sem2) LMS topics. The selected image will, in some way, match the theme of the topic and will feature as the square “tile” within the 2017-LTISS(Sem2) front page. This week, we are seeking images…

2017-LTISS (Sem2) LMS “Subject”

Noticed a new subject in your LMS? 2017-LTISS (Sem2) is a special “subject” just for international students. It is designed to provide you important information about studying at La Trobe and living in Victoria. There are no compulsory activities within this subject and no assessments. 2017-LTISS does not directly contribute to your course grades. 2017-LTISS is…

International research student volunteers needed

The Graduate Researchers’ Team is seeking an international research student (PhD, Prof. Doc, Masters (Research)) to join our Team. The Team meets monthly to discuss issues relevant to graduate researchers including improving the student experience, and providing feedback on proposed changes to policies and procedures within the Graduate Research School. If you have any questions, or are interested in…

International Orientation video is alive now

The International Orientation program has been specifically designed to help you make a smooth transition to life and study at La Trobe. Orientation is compulsory for all new international students and provides important information and social activities specific to your needs. The program is designed for all students at La Trobe University and will enable you to…

Joint Statement – Respect. Now. Always.

A Statement from the Vice-Chancellor and Student Union Presidents  Universities Australia has released the results of the first-ever national survey of university students’ experiences of sexual assault and sexual harassment. La Trobe University students were encouraged to take part in the survey – 947 did so. You can download the Australian Human Rights Commission national…

Support services for international students

Commenced this semester? Got a question? International Student Services staff can provide advice and guidance on a whole range of issues from your studies to accommodation, visa, health, making friends, volunteering and finding work, and getting connected in Melbourne.   Come and see us on your campus. Students from Melbourne and City campuses can contact…

Back 2 Uni? It’s time to party!

Whether you’re a new face to La Trobe, or feeling fresh after your break – it’s time to party in style! Carlton Club is Melbourne’s premiere venue for wacky decor; with halls and walls adorned with stuffed animals and velvet lounges. While you catch up with your friends over a negroni, don’t be alarmed by the elephant’s…