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.…

Become an e-friend in summer semester, 2016

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 Weibo. In return,…

Register now as a volunteer for Multicultural Week

La Trobe International, The Confucius Institute at La Trobe, La Trobe Student Union, La Trobe International Student Associate and La Trobe Student Wellbeing are pleased to announce that Multicultural Week at the Melbourne Campus will be held from 9 – 11 August. La Trobe International is looking for student volunteers to help run the event…

Subscribe to Melbourne’s international student newsletter – Meld Magazine

Meld Magazine was incorporated in September 2008 as an independent not-for-profit media outlet to reach out to international students in Melbourne, and provide students the opportunity to gain real work experience. Their editorial team is made of both local and international students who are volunteers in providing relevant news and information to international students. Subscribe…

Volunteers Wanted: A Touch of Africa

A Touch of Africa is a community celebration that will showcase cultural heritage through a floor show of traditional dances, music & sharing of traditional finger foods. Spice up your winter night, energise your senses and dance to the exotic beats of music from Africa and the island of Mauritius. The event is proudly brought…

Become an International Host

La Trobe International is looking for students interested in being International Hosts in Semester 2, 2016. You will help to create a vibrant host program that supports newly arrived international students and introduce them to new friends, La Trobe University and the city of Melbourne. It is a great way to make new friends, gain…

Want to become an e-friend to help new students in 2016?

La Trobe International is looking for current international students across all disciplines and campuses to help new students prepare for university and settle into university life. An e-friend is an experienced La Trobe student who volunteers to answer questions about living in Australia and studying at La Trobe using Facebook and Weibo. As an e-friend…

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…