Reflections on studying at Shepparton campus

Wise ASSC had the pleasure of meeting our Semester 1 subscriber competition winner, Phillip Dalby, studying at Shepparton campus. Phillip visited the Melbourne campus at Bundoora and met Wise ASSC to talk about his experience of studying at La Trobe University. Phillip is in his final semester of studying in the Bachelor of Educational Studies. He describes his time at university as an “adventure- because … Continue reading Reflections on studying at Shepparton campus

Have your say about your academic experience

It’s semester 2 and your School wants to hear about your experience of studying in your degree at the upcoming Student Feedback Forums! The Student Feedback Forums are designed to provide a useful channel of communication between Undergraduate/Postgraduate Students and their Schools. At your Student Feedback Forum, you will have an opportunity to give feedback on your educational experience and issues that are important to … Continue reading Have your say about your academic experience

Workshops to boost your success this semester!

This semester, we have loads of workshops to help kickstart your studies and see you set for success! Check out the workshops and dates below. Zoom links available for students at regional campuses. #HowtoUni, Wednesday 31 July, 12pm-1pm, City campus, room 3.09, Zoom: https://latrobe.zoom.us/j/418647324 #HowtoUni, Wednesday 7 August, 2pm-3pm, Bundoora campus, Donald Whitehead 118, Zoom: https://latrobe.zoom.us/j/976268658 #HowtoStudy, Thursday 22 August, 12pm-1pm, Bundoora campus, Library Seminar … Continue reading Workshops to boost your success this semester!

ASSC Employment grants up for grabs!

Are you a student in the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Commerce? Are you looking to undertake a placement in semester 2? Do you need financial assistance? La Trobe University is supporting students who undertake placements between 1 July to 3 November 2019 by offering the opportunity to apply for an Employment Grant! An Employment grant is a one-off amount of $1000 to assist … Continue reading ASSC Employment grants up for grabs!

Get involved with Reconciliation Week!

It’s Reconciliation Week and the La Trobe Student Union has organised a week of fantastic events for you to be part of! Tuesday 28 May 10.30am Screening of the 2008 Apology Speech, Agora 11.00am Reconciliation Week morning tea with guest speakers, DMC-C121 5.30pm Twilight Tour, Wildlife Sanctuary. Limited places so booking essential Wednesday 29 May 5.00pm Twilight Tour with BBQ, Wildlife Sanctuary. Limited places so … Continue reading Get involved with Reconciliation Week!

Interning: Boosting personal and professional confidence

Our guest blogger, Brigitte Theuma, brings us the last instalment narrating the journey of her internship at Ford Motor Company Australia, and shares what the experience has taught her as she contemplates life after uni. My project at Ford Motor Company Australia Limited has been nothing but amazing! It is as though every time I think I’ve really grasped my knowledge about electric cars, I … Continue reading Interning: Boosting personal and professional confidence

Study and Travel with CERES Global in Samoa

Through a two-week international internship opportunity, La Trobe students will have the opportunity to learn about the impacts of climate change in Samoa and actively participate in discussions with sections of the government, businesses and communities. Dates: Saturday 28 September – Saturday 12 October 2019 The opportunity is delivered by CERES Global, the international outreach project of CERES Community Environment Park in Brunswick, and is associated … Continue reading Study and Travel with CERES Global in Samoa

Student Feedback Forums: Have your say

Your School wants to hear from you at the upcoming Student Feedback Forums! Student Feedback Forums are an opportunity for you as Students to engage with your School about your educational experience. At your Student Feedback Forum, you will have an opportunity to give feedback on your educational experience and issues that are important to you. You will also hear from your Head of School … Continue reading Student Feedback Forums: Have your say

Calling all Bundoora Business students: Expo and lunch!

The La Trobe Business School Academic & Support Services Expo at Bundoora is back!  This is your opportunity to get the right advice and information to help you make the most our of your degree…all in one handy spot (with a BBQ lunch included!) Some of the people who will be on hand to talk to you include: Course Coordinators Learning Hub Support Student Wellbeing … Continue reading Calling all Bundoora Business students: Expo and lunch!

O-Week winners are grinners

Semester 1 O-Week saw Melbourne turn on some beautiful weather for lots of fun orientation activities to welcome new and returning students. Orientation is the perfect opportunity to get ready for starting your academic year, but the ASSC College Student Transition, Achievement and Retention team also know that it’s a great time to meet people. So we wanted to know who did you meet? And … Continue reading O-Week winners are grinners