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…

2017-LTISS (Sem2) LMS “Subject”

Noticed a new subject in your LMS? 2017-LTISS (Sem2) is a special “subject” just for international students. It is designed to provide you important information about studying at La Trobe and living in Victoria. There are no compulsory activities within this subject and no assessments. 2017-LTISS does not directly contribute to your course grades. 2017-LTISS is…

Free AFL activities for international students

The Melbourne Football Club is hosting a Student Match Day Experience involving activities and the chance to watch the Melbourne FC AFL team play at Australia’s biggest sporting stadium (MCG).  This event is a great opportunity for international students to meet new people, form new connections and learn more about Melbourne’s favourite game with a…

Global Innovation Study Tour

Would you like to be part of an interdisciplinary team of five that will generate an innovative idea, develop a detailed design of a product and pitch it to an international panel of experts from academia and industry?  We are selecting thirty students to be part of this adventure.  Who and What? La Trobe University…

Make Bosnia and Herzegovina your campus

The School of Engineering and Mathematical Science and La Trobe Learning and Teaching are organising a unique interdisciplinary project-based elective subject (15 credit points) open to all Trobe University undergraduate students in their third year of study (outstanding 2nd year students can also apply). International students are welcome to apply! Who and What? Would you…

Are you an international student leader?

The Council of International Students of Australia (CISA) National Conference 2017 is being held in Canberra from 3 to 6 July. It is a great opportunity to develop your leadership skills and capacity to represent the interests of international students. The conference is proudly supported by Study Melbourne. If you are interested in attending the…

City of Melbourne wants to hear from you!

The City of Melbourne is working with the independent research company, Colmar Brunton, to conduct this online survey with international students – and we would love to hear from you about your experiences! Your feedback will inform us about what we are doing well and how we can better meet your needs. Click on this…

National Volunteer week: 8-10 May

As part of National Volunteer week, International Student Services, in collaboration with CareerReady and Careers and Employability (Employer Engagement), held a number of activities, aimed at promoting and providing opportunities for both domestic and international students to seek and secure a valuable volunteer opportunity, as an adjunct to their university-based learning, contributing to their future…

Event recap: Completion of studies seminar

On Tuesday 23 May, more than 70 international students attend the ‘Completion of Studies’ seminar. Joint presentations were conducted by OSHC, Alumni and Careers who brought along an industry representative to give feedback on what employers are looking for. Students also participated in some really engaging sessions on how to write a good CV and…