We are pleased to introduce the winner of the Wise ASSC subscriber competition for Semester 2, Farid Farahani! Wise ASSC caught up with Farid at City campus to find out about his journey at La Trobe so far. Farid was pleasantly surprised to learn that he was the winner of a prepaid Mastercard in our subscriber competition, especially as he has only just finished his … Continue reading Kicking goals as a subscriber: our competition winner celebrates end of first semester
In this post, our new intern, Stephanie, introduces us to the first instalment of her series: YOU’RE THE VOICE. This blog series will be super intriguing, as each post looks at different stories and achievements by our very own students. Whether you’re studying a double degree, on the school leadership team, representing the University’s sporting clubs or even a mature age student – everyone has … Continue reading YOU’RE THE VOICE: because your story matters
Stephanie is our new intern at the Wise ASSC Blog! In this post, she opens up about her own personal university journey and the highs and lows she has experienced along the way. Hi fellow students, my name is Steph and I’m the new Student Editor at the Wise ASSC Blog – and I’m so excited to get stuck into it! I love the idea … Continue reading The sky is the limit
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!
Paige Voss comes to the conclusion of her time here at La Trobe as a student, and intern at the Wise ASSC blog. Time REALLY does fly when you’re having fun- or super busy! I can’t believe that I am just about to complete my final semester at university. What a whirlwind the last three years have been. I’ll say the same thing as every … Continue reading Final Reflection: Over, and OUT!
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!
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
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!
This year, La Trobe is hosting a Postgraduate Expo across the Bundoora, Bendigo and City campuses, and we encourage everyone to head on down and check it out for yourself! The Postgraduate Expo is a great way to expand your future possibilities and network with future employers. Success stories after completing your postgrad are not uncommon. Osama Al-Ghnaimat, or Sam, is a current postgraduate student … Continue reading Exciting futures: Check out the Postgraduate Expo!
“Sorry, I’m just really not that into you. I’ve tried my hardest but it’s just not working out. We aren’t right for each other.” Despite what you may think, this isn’t a blog about a break-up. This blog post is all about how to conquer that ONE subject that is a total struggle. We have all been there, and evidently come out the other side … Continue reading A Day In The Life: ”I’m just not that into you”