La Trobe International Student Services and La Trobe Abroad were delighted to sponsor international students to participate in some leadership events with the City of Melbourne. The first was the International Student Leadership program 2017 designed to help international students develop skills (both personally and professionally) to prepare them for the future of work where they were networking. Pictured with the Lord Mayor of Melbourne, Robert Doyle are La Trobe students Meghalee Bose (India), Caroline Serraro (India) and Ersi Terolli (Albania).
In addition, five international students were sponsored to attend the Melbourne International Student Conference where they were able to network with other international students, meet business and industry leaders and share their experience of student life in Victoria. The students who attended the leadership conference are Su Htet Zaw (Myanmar), Quynh Lam (Vietnam), Sakshi Wadhwa (India), Abhay Dadoo (india), and Chaminie Samarasekara (Sri Lanka)