Be aware: nesting bird season

Australia has some birds that become protective during breeding seasons. Swooping is the most common way for birds to scare off intruders but it doesn’t happen very often. Things you can do: Avoid areas where birds may swoop if you can If you can’t avoid these areas, move quickly and cover your head Do not…

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.