Are you an ASSC student completing a double degree with the SHE College? Are you confused about choosing subjects for 2019? Well, the SHE College Subject Selection Fair is for you! On Wednesday 3 October, come along to learn about majors and career pathways to help you organise your studies for 2019. Get advice from academics and alumni! Register here Continue reading Doing a Double Degree? SHE Subject Selection Fair
Confession #1: I love studying In fact, after being a tertiary student for half my life, I think I can almost qualify as an eternal student. Don’t get me wrong, I am not a super nerd who enjoys doing hours of homework. And assignment deadlines still give me anxiety. It’s just that I have always been the type of person who wants to know things … Continue reading Confessions of an eternal student – is a Postgraduate degree worth the time?
Here at the Wise ASSC blog, we are always looking for guest writers to contribute to our blog. Over the summer, we are holding a summer writers program. In this program, we will be providing a prompt located at the bottom of this post, and all you need to do is continue the prompt with your own unique words. Prizes will be given out, including a … Continue reading Summer writers competition
It’s time to get organised for final assessments! Are your assignment deadlines creeping up on you? Why is it so hard to get things done? #howtouni presents a workshop to learn to build practical skills in planning, organising time, negotiation and effective study skills as well as providing a space to begin building reflective skills for navigating healthy life/work balance! When: Tuesday 9 October, 12.00-1.00pm Where: … Continue reading Get organised for final assessments
What does success mean to you? What thoughts or ideas do you have that could improve the university experience so that undergraduate students can achieve success? The Pro Vice Chancellor Student Success, Jessica Vanderlelie, is holding an open forum for all undergraduate students to share feedback about what you think is important for Student Success. When: Tuesday 2 October, 2018, 2-3pm Where: ELT 4 Come … Continue reading Student Success: Calling all Undergraduates!
Over the course of your degree, you might come across having to complete an internship or placement. Whether it be a compulsory part of your degree, or something you want to do for yourself, internships and placements are definitely worth giving a go. Internships and placements are designed to give you industry related experience in the field you want to pursue a career in. They … Continue reading Getting work experience- with incentives!
Do you have a fancy idea that could help improve the online student experience here at La Trobe University? Do you want your voice to be heard but not sure how to get it across? Then we have the perfect event for you. La Trobe University is holding co-design workshops over the month of September for students to attend and provide staff with suggestions that can … Continue reading Have your say to improve Student Experience!
The La Trobe Student Union (LTSU) annual awards and scholarships are back again for 2018 and are now taking nominations. The LTSU Awards aim to recognise individuals and student groups for their contribution to student life and learning excellence within the La Trobe University community. Students get the chance to nominate themselves or their own club/society or other individuals/groups. Cash scholarships will be given out … Continue reading La Trobe Student Union: Annual Awards and Scholarships
La Trobe’s Career Ready has some exciting events coming up! Kaufland Australia – Graduate Opportunities – Information Session (OPEN TO ALL DISCIPLINES) When: Tuesday 11th September, 11am-12pm Where: ELT5 (Eastern Lecture Theatre, Bundoora) Kaufland Australia is a subsidiary of the Schwarz Group, the world’s fourth largest retailer. We are a grocery chain that is committed to providing our customers with a large selection of reasonably … Continue reading Exciting Career Opportunities for you!
La Trobe University’s very own Psych Society tells us about the concept of R U Ok Day and to remind ourselves to always ask our peers if they are simply okay. Let’s Talk About Mental Health. Unnervingly, the rate of suicide has increased over the last decade. According to Lifeline, the overall suicide rate in 2015 was 12.6 per 100,000 in Australia. The Australian Bureau … Continue reading R U Ok Day: Told by the Psych Society