La Trobe International Students Shine

We are proud to have two international students in the 2017 Victorian Government International Education Awards Finals. Su Htet Zaw from Myanmar (right) has been nominated for international student of the year in higher education and Chi Le (left) from Vietnam has been nominated for international regional student of the year. Chi is based in…

Become an International Host

We are recruiting for Hosts for Semester 1, 2018 between now and end of October, with a competitive selection process, including online registration of interest and group interviews. Offers will be sent to successful 2018 Hosts by week commencing 29 October. It is a great way to make new friends, gain cross-cultural skills and connections,…

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…

“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…

La Trobe shines in International Student Barometer

Every year La Trobe University participates in the International Student Barometer (ISB), an important global benchmarking tool that assists us to tailor services and support for our international student cohort. More than 1400 universities and colleges in 28 countries have adopted the ISB, collecting and comparing feedback from over 2 million students to date. La…

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…

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…