Volunteers needed!

The Confucius Institute at La Trobe University is recruiting 30 volunteers to participate in the Chinese New Year celebration at Preston Market on 13 February 2016. The event will feature stage performance, street roaming and market stalls. You will be required to help with a costume show, assist with culture stores and stage management, and…

Thinking about accommodation for 2016?

The Accommodation Servcies team can help you with on-campus accommodation options across their six campuses. On-campus accommodation is more than a place to live. They offer a strong sense of community through mentoring, social welfare and community engagement programs. If you decide to look for accommodation off campus, they can also help.  You can receive…

Student Welcome Information Officers required

Best of Australia Travel Centres (BOATC) are now seeking to employ casual Student Welcome Information Officers to join their Melbourne Airport team during the peak arrival times (January to February 2016). You will be providing students with general airport information, assisting with directions, and sharing local knowledge. The position is located at the Melbourne Airport…

Internship opportunities for international students

Six exciting internship opportunities are available now and details are listed as below. Apply today as they will not last long! Applications close on Wednesday 25 November 2015. Internship program is a great way for international students to gain an understanding of Australian workplace culture and industry, develop professional networks, and improve employability skills. You…

Free job coaching for women

Women’s Information and Referral Exchange (WIRE) offer a range of support and programs for women. They’re currently running different employment and career workshops on Mondays 11 am to 1 pm to support women in their job searches and/or career development. You’ll get support from a female professional job coach on: job-hunting techniques, resume tips and…

Latin American Film Festival

It is the last week to join the 11th Latin American Film Festival and immerse yourself in Latin American cinematic culture at the Kaleide Theatre at RMIT until Saturday 7 November. This event is free however you are expected to make bookings in advance. You can choose among a selection of recent films from: Argentina…

Ride to university for a FREE breakfast

Cycling is the most efficient way to get around the campus. In addition, you can improve your health, fitness and well-being easily. La Trobe University offers a lot of programs to support and encourage you to ride to campus. The Biker’s Brekkie is a free monthly event that offers a breakfast and coffee/tea/juice to students…

ASK La Trobe – cashless from 7 December

To create an improved experience for students on campus, ASK La Trobe on the Melbourne Campus will go cashless as of 7 December this year. This means ASK La Trobe will no longer accept cash and you will need to use credit or debit cards when you make payments relating to education related charges. This…