Registrations are now open for Semester 1, 2017 International Student Host Program

La Trobe International is currently recruiting students who are interested in being International Hosts during the International Registration and Orientation in Semester 1, 2017. International Student Hosts help to create a vibrant host program that supports newly arrived international students and introduces them to new people, La Trobe University and the city of Melbourne. It…

Become an e-friend in Semester 1, 2017

La Trobe International is looking for current international students who are willing to help new students with their preparations and settling into university life. An e-friend is an experienced La Trobe University student who volunteers time to answer queries about living in Australia and studying at La Trobe University through Facebook and/or Weibo. In return,…

Your chance to win a double pass to Sunset Cinema

Study Melbourne Student Centre is a ‘one stop shop’ where international students can access free support, information and contacts to help you enjoy living and studying in Victoria. They’re giving away five double passes to Sunset Cinema, Melbourne’s newest outdoor movie theatre. For your chance to win, tell us in 25 words or less which…

Volunteer in AFIS and improve the international student experience in Victoria

Australian Federation of International students (AFIS) is an award-winning and non-profit student organization aiming to enrich the international student experience in Australia. It was established in 2002 by a group of enthusiastic students, both domestic and international. It now continues to evolve and adapt to the changing environment to meet the needs of international students.…

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)…