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…

Academic support: who to ask, where to go

There comes a time when we all need some assistance. For me personally, not knowing where to turn or who to turn to is the most difficult part. Below are some of the academic sources and alternatives that you can use to make your time at La Trobe much smoother. ASK LA TROBE ASK La Trobe is a student help service that is available online … Continue reading Academic support: who to ask, where to go

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!

Meet the ASSC Pro Vice-Chancellor: Simon Evans

Ellen O’Brien interviews Simon Evans, the new Pro Vice-Chancellor of the College of ASSC. While students are busy learning new things, feeding their curiosity, working on assignments and making friends, it’s easy to forget all the hard work that staff from across the university put into making the university experience the best it can be. Last week, Professor Simon Evans, the Pro Vice-Chancellor of the ASSC College, joined us to discuss his hopes for La Trobe University, … Continue reading Meet the ASSC Pro Vice-Chancellor: Simon Evans

Meet your Head of School: Patrick Keyzer

Jessica Micallef interviews Patrick Keyzer, Head of Law School at La Trobe University. Being able to ensure what is taught in university is relevant to the outside world is a key responsibility of Head of the Law School. Professor Patrick Keyzer spoke to the Wise ASSC Blog, outlining how important employability is in the Law School’s curriculum. “There has been a massive influx of technology … Continue reading Meet your Head of School: Patrick Keyzer

Meet Your Head of School: Jane Hamilton

Our meet your Head of Schools series continues with Jane Hamilton. Meet Jane Hamilton, the Head of the School of Business While being the Head of a School can be a very demanding and busy job, Jane Hamilton is always ensuring the student experience at La Trobe University is their main goal as the students are at the heart of the campus. “That’s the ultimate … Continue reading Meet Your Head of School: Jane Hamilton

Meet Your Head of School: Nick Bisley

Our meet your Head of Schools series continues with Nick Bisley. Meet Nick Bisley, the Head of the Humanities and Social Sciences School  Nick Bisley gives us an insight to what the Head of the School is mainly responsible for. “There’s about 175 academics, we teach across about 32 different areas, mostly majors but a few minors, plus we have a range of a few … Continue reading Meet Your Head of School: Nick Bisley

Meet Your Head of School: Lynn Bosetti

Here at La Trobe University, there is a lot that goes on beyond the walls of your lecture theatre. The Wise ASSC Blog is completing a series that allows you to meet the Head of Schools within the ASSC College – to give students a glimpse into what it’s like running a School. Meet Lynn Bosetti, the Head of the Education School. It’s a busy … Continue reading Meet Your Head of School: Lynn Bosetti