And the LTSU Teaching Award goes to…

The La Trobe Student Union apart from being awesome in their own right, also recognise the awesomeness in others. And in this year’s suite of LTSU awards, it was time to recognise the awesomeness of the ASSC College’s Dr Ben Habib, senior lecturer in Politics in the School of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences. Ben was nominated for the LTSU Teaching Award by his student, … Continue reading And the LTSU Teaching Award goes to…

Join the 2020 ASSC Student Advisory Group!

In 2019, the ASSC College Student Advisory Group (SAG) has been doing great things to make La Trobe a fantastic student focused university, and is looking for new students that would like to get involved in 2020. The SAG is organised of students from within the ASSC College in the Schools of Business, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, and Education. The group is facilitated by … Continue reading Join the 2020 ASSC Student Advisory Group!

How to make your summer holidays count!

I know, I know. I know that you’ve been hanging out for the holiday period so you DON’T have to do anything uni related. I know how hard you’ve worked, and how long you’ve been waiting for a well deserved holiday- AWAY from the library! The holiday period is meant to be a relaxing time, a time to re-group and enjoy that well-earned break. Although, … Continue reading How to make your summer holidays count!

A Day In The Life: every student’s curse

No matter if you’re like me and in your final weeks of university, or you’re about to complete your first year of studies, we have a lot in common. Now, this common ground between, well, lets face it- EVERY student, ever, is not necessarily the greatest common ground to stand on. I’ve done it, you’ve done it, and your classmate next to you in the … Continue reading A Day In The Life: every student’s curse

Get experience with industry placement opportunities

Want to get a head start on your studies for next year? You’ve come to the right place! Industry placement is the best experience that you can have going forward, and there are multiple opportunities that can help kick-start your opportunities for the future. The ASC3WPP Work Placement Program is an elective subject that can be taken over the summer period. The subject involves 100-120 … Continue reading Get experience with industry placement opportunities

Bring on second year!

You’ve made it! You’ve completed your first year of university! After 24 long weeks of lectures, assignments and exams you’ve finally hit the holiday period. While it is almost time to sit back and relax and enjoy your summer, there is still some time to prepare yourself for second year. Welcome to the year 2020, oh, and congratulations, you’re no longer a ‘Jaffy’! Second year … Continue reading Bring on second year!

Buy Nothing New Month in October

If we were all painfully honest with ourselves, we could admit that we don’t necessarily NEED each and everything that we purchase. For some, it’s a habit, and for others it’s an essential part of living. But have you ever stopped to consider where our ‘stuff’ comes from and where it goes when we’re done using it? It is not uncommon that we see our … Continue reading Buy Nothing New Month in October