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…

Free ALLY training at Melbourne Campus

Equity & Diversity is working in collaboration with Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria to deliver the La Trobe ALLY training. Living LGBTI explores LGBTI people’s everyday lives and the ways in which systemic discrimination, including homophobia and transphobia, affect health and wellbeing. The training has exceptionally good feedback and you will be surprised by what is…

LTSU Re-Orientation Clubs Festival

You’ve got your student ID. You’ve figured out the best way to get to campus. Now, it’s time to start making the most of your time here and join a club! Join the La Trobe Student Union (LTSU), check out one of the LTSU’s clubs & societies, connect with a La Trobe student support service and…

LTSU presents: 50 Years of Film Festival

Celebrate La Trobe University’s 50th birthday with free screenings of classic Australian cinema for free, every Wednesday night on the Agora BIG SCREEEN! Includes: bean bags, free popcorn and hot food. BYO: snuggle buddies and blanket/rugs to lounge on. (No chairs please unless you’re keen to sit on the paved area.) When: Wednesday 15 March (Week…

Free weekly breakfast in the Agora

Enjoy free breakfast of toast, coffee/tea, donuts and more every Wednesday during semester outside the Library in the Agora. This is an initiative provided by the La Trobe Student Union (LTSU) Welfare Department and aims to help students save some money and eat a healthy breakfast each week. Where: outside the Library, Agora, Melbourne Campus When:…

Free moonlight cinema during Orientation

It’s Orientation time for new La Trobe students from 20 to 24 February, and you can enjoy a free movie under the stars! Watch the fantastic comedy ‘Sing Street’ and enjoy free food, popcorn and drinks. Where: Moat Amphitheatre, near Union Building, Melbourne Campus When: 6.30 pm Wed 22 February (movie starts from 8.30 pm) Bring your…

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…