Volunteers wanted: African Music and Cultural Festival

The AMCF is a free event open to all Victorians and visitors to experience vibrant music, arts and cultural performances of African heritage. The event promotes cross-cultural awareness, fosters intercultural relationships, community contributions, mutual respect, understanding and community unity in Victoria. For further information please visit Facebook or the AMCF website.   Event details Name:            …

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.…

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…

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…

Chinese student loves to volunteer

Zhe (Iris) Wang is an international student studying a Master of Professional Accounting at our Melbourne Campus. Originally from China, Iris experienced a complete culture shock when she moved to Melbourne to attend La Trobe. ‘It was very hard for me to adjust, because of the culture shock and different language…but what made it easier…

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…

Sri Lankan student’s passion for computing

Charles De Silva Goonetilleke is a Sri Lankan student at La Trobe. A student in our Bachelor of Computer Science with Honours program, he arrived in Melbourne in 2012. While many students do not have a clue what they want to study at university until a year, a few months or even a few days…