Support for international students at City Campus

La Trobe recognises that there is a growing number of international students studying at our City Campus at Collins Street. In order to provide better customer service to these students, International Student Services will visit the City Campus weekly on Tuesdays. This will be open to students attending the City Campus (Collins Street) with options…

Write For Us – Wise ASSC

Are you passionate about writing and sharing your experiences as a La Trobe University international student? Share your writings online through Wise ASSC blog! Submissions can be fiction, non-fiction, comedic pieces, opinion pieces, advice, interviews, poetry or any body of work created by La Trobe students. Each piece should be 300 – 600 words. Exceptions…

Keep Wildlife Wild!

You may notice some signs popping up throughout the garden beds at the Melbourne Campus in the coming weeks. These signs aim to raise awareness of the various issues with feeding wildlife. Feeding ducks or other animals bread and other processed food is detrimental to their health. It contributes to malnutrition, loss of natural behaviour,…

Win prize – Sustainability Quiz at La Trobe

Test your knowledge by taking the short Sustainability Quiz.  While you’re there, submit your sustainability idea to enter the monthly prize draw! Show your commitment to reducing your footprint on campus by taking the La Trobe University Sustainability Pledge. There are 3 monthly prizes up for grabs! Find out more about Sustainability at Latrobe.

Confucius Institute Co-organise Chinese Traditional Culture Trial Classes for Children with Dun Huang Arts Academy

Confucius Institute at La Trobe University cooperated with Dun Huang Arts Academy to carry out trial classes for Children to experience Chinese traditional culture on 13th and 19th August 2017. Courses included Guoxue (the study of traditional Chinese culture), plus with traditional Chinese music and ink wash painting. Our Chinese teacher creatively led the students…

R U OK? Day – 14 September

R U OK? Day is nearly here – a national reminder that we’ve all got what it takes to ask, “are you ok?” and support those struggling with life not just on R U OK Day but Everyday. This year we are asking staff and students to show their support by: Wearing Yellow on the…

“Away from home make me realise more how much I love my country”

The Conversation Club is back for semester two this year! The first event on 4 September was a tremendous success with our international students sharing their amazing cultures, languages, festivals in a relaxing environment. Three La Trobe international students, Andrea Renata Martinez Ortiz (Mexico), Marie Maeva Davasagaen (Mauritius) and Jose Jairo Villarreal Diaz (Colombia), designed…

Student stories: La Trobe international students at the 18th ISANA Victoria/Tasmania State Conference

La Trobe International Student Services were delighted to sponsor outstanding international student leaders to participate in the 18th ISANA Victoria/Tasmania State Conference. Pictured with the President of ISANA (Victoria/Tasmania Branch) Manorani Guy are La Trobe students Sanjog Parajuli (Nepal), Dechamma Macharanda Direan (India) and Quoc Huy Tran (Vietnam).   Career and Employment opportunities Huy shared…