Research participants needed

Pedro Flores Tenorio is a current PhD student at La Trobe University’s Melbourne Campus. He is currently conducting a study about biodiversity conservation in the Amazon and is looking for 100 participants for research studies. The objective of this study is to improve the understanding of the opinions and preferences of Australian young people (including international students)…

Applications now open for 2017 on-campus accommodation!

Living on campus, you’ll become part of our residential community where you’ll make friends for life. You’ll also have access to mentoring opportunities, academic support, social events and community engagement programs to enhance your university experience. We have a range of accommodation options to suit both undergraduate and mature age students across our Melbourne, Bendigo…

Education Alliance Study Tour of India – meet Vidya Balan!

La Trobe students will be awarded a grant to participate in a study tour of India, identifying opportunities for developing education sustainability in the region. This includes learning about the region’s culture and establishing a new three year initiative to assist children with special needs in India – Educate the Educators. These awards have been…

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…

Book Launch: The Kaohsiung Incident in Taiwan and Memoirs of a Foreign Big Beard

Join us for this book launch by Professor Bruce Jacobs exploring the Kaohsiung Incident of 1979-1980. He’ll give insight into this event, which disturbed Taiwan’s dictatorship and ultimately contributed to Taiwan’s democratisation. The book will be launched by Professor J.S. (Jack) Gregory. Date:   Thursday 1 September Time:   2.30-4.00 pm Venue: David Myers Meeting Room, David Myers…

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…