While overseas travel isn’t viable for La Trobe students at the moment, the answer to that question might surprise you. La Trobe has an extensive, world-spanning network of partner organisations, many of which are offering virtual study or work experiences to students. Being able to study Business or International Relations and learn about culture in Italy, interning at an Engineering firm in Spain or working … Continue reading Can you gain international study or work experience in 2020?
Lisa Cosham is our new intern at the Wise blog! In this post, she shares a little bit about herself as she nears the end of her year studying abroad at La Trobe. Hey, my name is Lisa, and I have just started my internship at the Wise ASSC blog and I couldn’t be more thrilled! While I’m here, I hope I can share the … Continue reading Over the Seas and Far Away
Studying abroad can often be a scary experience. However, Melanie Birch-Inwood tells us about her experience in the USA, combining her love for travel and studying in one awesome experience. Why study abroad? Good question! I love to travel so the moment I started studying at university I was researching opportunities to study abroad. But there so are many to choose from! Between semester exchange, … Continue reading Why study abroad?
Leandro Lumanog takes us through the next part of his Study Abroad journey. A large part of a student exchange is the student element. After spending an established amount of time in another country, studying and involving yourself into the culture and education system – you begin to develop a sense of familiarity. I found that the Korean curriculum is extremely different to the Australian … Continue reading 7000 Kilometres to South Korea – Week 5/6
Leandro Lumanog continues his study abroad journey. You don’t realise how much time flies until you’ve experienced studying abroad for the first time. Somehow at the same time, it feels like an eternity. So many experiences with friends that’ll seem like life-long connections. A sense of child-like wonder fills you up every time you experience something new, which is an everyday occurrence. Living in Korea, … Continue reading 7000 Kilometres to South Korea – Week 2/3/4
Leandro Lumanog takes us through the first part of his study abroad journey in South Korea My study abroad experience seemed like a distant dream until a couple months ago. I had never quite imagined the possibility of such an experience being within reach and at a surprisingly accessible grasp. Speaking from my own experience and the resources of my university, I can sum up … Continue reading Study Abroad: 7000 Kilometres to South Korea – Week 1/2
Jo Rattray-Wood shares her experience in starting her study abroad journey. This semester I am studying abroad in Graz, Austria. I have been here for two weeks and it is already proving to be an amazing experience. I first heard about the exchange experience very early in my degree, however when I sought some advice about going I was told I probably wouldn’t be … Continue reading Studying Abroad in Austria