Ending Chapters, New Beginnings

Graduating in May this year, Eleanor is looking forward to putting her Bachelor of Media and Communications to use and exploring her options as the year begins to progress. She has come to the end of her time here at the Wise ASSC student blog. My experience at La Trobe University over the last three years would be similar but also different to many of … Continue reading Ending Chapters, New Beginnings

Regional Student Stories: Bendigo

Jayden, who is originally from Richmond Hill in Canada, is currently a student at La Trobe University in Bendigo, studying a Bachelor of Urban, Rural and Environmental Planning. Jayden has lived in Australia for 16 years and hasn’t looked back. Enrolling at La Trobe in Bendigo was definitely the best choice for him, as it was close to his home and job in Bendigo. Studying a … Continue reading Regional Student Stories: Bendigo

From Clubs and Societies to LTSU President

Abood Shehada, studying a Bachelor of Accounting, is starting the new year as President of the La Trobe Student Union. Abood is going to be the new face of the La Trobe Student Union in 2019, and the Wise ASSC blog had the privilege of speaking to him about his personal experience with the Student Union and how it has transpired into him becoming President. … Continue reading From Clubs and Societies to LTSU President

Regional Student Stories: Mildura

Currently undertaking a Bachelor of Arts majoring in a double degree of English and Sociology, Greg Bartlett is based in Mildura and has shared what his student experience has been like studying in regional Victoria. Greg has been living in Mildura for the past nine years, and after developing a spinal condition from his work in the structural steel fabrication field, he decided that University … Continue reading Regional Student Stories: Mildura

The best thing about summer is… sprinklers and zinc

As summer arrives, Rhiannon Lloyd reflects on the things she valued throughout her childhood summers. Rhiannon’s post also wins a runner-up prize in our summer writing competition! Speed boats pass by, followed by paddle steamers teeming with tourists waving at swimmers as they move by. Dogs chasing their tennis balls, as they float down the river. Endless amounts of people with their inflatable pool toys … Continue reading The best thing about summer is… sprinklers and zinc

Reflections on finishing at La Trobe

Malshani Perera, Master of Business Analytics student from Sri Lanka, talks to the Wise ASSC blog about what it feels like to finish her course.   I started my Master of Business Analytics course in February 2017 and I can’t believe it has come to the end. Not only the end of the course, but also the end of university student life, which makes me sad to leave. The first few months were the hardest in terms of dealing with … Continue reading Reflections on finishing at La Trobe