Free online tutoring through Smarthinking

Smarthinking is an on-demand online tutoring service, covering writing skills, English language, maths and core concepts from a range of disciplines. The service includes 24 hour assignment feedback, live tutoring, question submission and information boards.Live maths assistance is available 24/7.     The current subject areas on offer for tutoring are: Business Computers and Technology Mathematics…

What’s on at the Multicultural Hub in the City of Melbourne

The City of Melbourne’s Multicultural Hub is a place where people from Melbourne’s many different cultures can meet, work, share and learn in a safe and supportive environment. Located opposite the Queen Victoria Market at the corner of Therry and Elizabeth streets, the Multicultural Hub is a 10 minute walk from Melbourne’s CBD, which is especially convenient…

Free weekly yoga classes

Let’s Go Study Australia invites you to the free weekly yoga sessions during April and May. Yoga is a great way to help you feel more calm and relaxed, meet new people and develop strength and flexibility. WHEN: Every Thursday from 3:30 to 5:00 pm. Starting on 7 April.   WHERE: Ross House, 247 –…

Learn how to maximise your career opportunities with LinkedIn

Are you aware that more and more companies are using social media, particularly LinkedIn, for recruitment purposes? The Australian job market is becoming more competitive than ever. When applying for jobs, you are not only competing against new job seekers but also employed professionals looking to change companies, be promoted or change career paths. Because…

Free workshop – Landing Your Dream Career

Come and hear the real life stories of Raj Khetarpal – a People, Talent and Career Strategist and former Head of HR at Open Universities Australia – at a free workshop this month! Raj came to Australia in 1998 as an international student to undertake a Master’s with the intention of working in HR, but…

Don’t miss the ReOrientation Day – 5 April

Are you missing the fun activities, free food and live music during Orientation? LTSU Clubs and Societies is organising the ReOrientation Day on Tuesday 5 April, 11am-2pm in the Agora at the Melbourne Campus. It will be a day to connect with La Trobe students, meet new people, and find out more about the fun…

Are you having second thoughts about your studies?

Are you wondering if you’re in the right course? Uncertain about the kinds of jobs your course might lead to? Considering a new direction? Wondering how to balance study and other responsibilities? You have options and can make changes. Come along to our ‘Second Thoughts’ information session on Tuesday 22 March 2016 between 3.00pm and…

New international students arrive at La Trobe!

Newly arrived international students have made it to Orientation at La Trobe University! Events on the Melbourne Campus introduced over a thousand new international students to life at La Trobe. Events included a City Amazing Race, which saw students rushing around the city solving problems and finding clues. Everyone won a prize and made some…

Lord Mayor’s Student Welcome 2016

The Lord Mayor’s Student Welcome is a special event that recognises and celebrates students’ contributions to the cultural life and diversity of the city. There are nearly 36,000 international students who live and study in Melbourne. This free event – produced by young people for young people – will have performances, interactive activities, roving entertainers,…