Learn about exchange to Sweden

Visiting staff member, Cecilia Hartwich, from Linnaeus University, will be presenting about the opportunities at her University and answering all your queries about studying in Sweden.  What an amazing place to go to on Exchange in Semester 2, 2017! BUNDOORA: WHEN: Wednesday Aug 3 TIME: 12-1pm WHERE: Peribolos West (PW) 215 BENDIGO: WHEN: Thursday Aug…

Seven benefits to studying abroad

Studying abroad is a major decision, but it’s one you should seriously consider making. From discovering a new city to experiencing a different culture and meeting new people, studying abroad has many benefits. Here are some of them: 1. Experience a new culture When studying abroad, you experience the day-to-day life of a new culture.…

Being a star in China for a day

Rowan Watson will always remember when he became a star in China. It only lasted for a day but that’s still something to share with your friends. In 2013/2014, he studied at Beijing University of Technology. Halfway through his year in China he decided to visit his friend’s hometown in Southern China. He gave English…

New international students arrive at La Trobe!

Newly arrived international students have made it to Orientation at La Trobe University! Events on the Melbourne Campus introduced over a thousand new international students to life at La Trobe. Events included a City Amazing Race, which saw students rushing around the city solving problems and finding clues. Everyone won a prize and made some…

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…

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…

Ease your way the 301 way

Looking for ways to make getting to Uni faster and easier? From February 2016, there will be a new express shuttle bus running from Reservoir Train Station directly to the Melbourne Campus during the academic year. Running every 10 minutes from 7.00am to 7.00pm, the new 301 bus will significantly reduce transfer times from Reservoir…