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Welcome to 2017!

Happy New Year and Welcome to 2017 – a new year and a fresh start. On behalf of the La Trobe Times team, we wish you a happy new year and hope that you all had a safe and relaxing break. It’s La Trobe’s 50th anniversary this year and we are celebrating in style with…

50 years of groundbreaking research at La Trobe

2016 has seen La Trobe University firmly establish its place among the world’s top universities, being listed in the top 400 by all three major ranking agencies: QS, Times Higher Education, and AWRU (Academic Ranking of World Universities). To make this illustrious list, The University had to excel across a number of areas including teaching,…

La Trobe ranks in QS top 50 under 50

La Trobe University has ranked for the first time in the QS Top 50 under 50, cementing its position as one of the world’s best young institutions. The University rose seven places to 48th in this year’s rankings and is one of the top three young universities in Victoria. The QS result was followed by the 2016-17 Times…

Victorian Engineering and IT Career Expo 2016

The 2016 Victorian Engineering and IT Career Expo will be held on 21st September at the State Library of Victoria. The event will deliver a world-class exhibition that promotes the employment opportunities in engineering and IT, celebrates Victorian engineering excellence and advocates the importance of engineering leadership within the profession. The Victorian Engineering and IT…

La Trobe rises 200 places in world ranks

La Trobe University has jumped about 200 places in the latest Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). Acting Vice-Chancellor, Professor Jane Long said La Trobe was placed 336th in the world – the best ever outcome for the University in this leading international survey. ‘Our success is the outcome of strong efforts to increase the quality and…

Research Week: celebrating our research excellence

Come along and join us at La Trobe’s first ever Research Excellence Week, taking place 5-9 September. Attend an informative week of seminars, activities and events that will showcase and celebrate La Trobe’s research excellence. Activities include: Daily lunchtime research talks – join our researchers as they present some of the latest developments in their…

Multicultural Week 9-11 August

Celebrate La Trobe’s many cultures with free food, entertainment and info stalls in the Agora during Multicultural Week between 9 and 11 August. The event is organised and proudly supported by La Trobe International Student Association, La Trobe Student Union, La Trobe Study Abroad, La Trobe International Student Services and Confucius Institute La Trobe. It’s…