Complete the Student Experience Survey for the chance to win $1000 and help improve higher education

We’re participating in the Student Experience Survey (SES). The SES is a national survey conducted for the Australian Government Department of Education and Training, from Sunday 6 August – Tuesday 5 September 2017. Current first and final year students will be selected to participate in the SES and will receive an email invitation with a…

Library workshops: Finding and referencing information

Master key searching skills to help you locate appropriate resources to use in your assessments. You’ll learn when, why and how to reference using the Library’s referencing tools. This session is aimed at new undergraduates, but all students are welcome. Sessions are available at all campuses. Bookings are essential! Book your spot now  

World La Trobe Week: 21 – 27 August

World La Trobe Week, 21 to 27 August, is a celebration of the cultural diversity that has come to define the University over the last 50 years. With over 190,000 alumni, 36,000 students from over 100 countries and 3,500 staff members, La Trobe has truly reached all four corners of the globe. As we mark our 50th anniversary…

Take part in a research survey for international students and you could win a $50 JB Hi-Fi voucher

Take part in this research survey and help us understand the influence of perceived ideal emotions on the way international students culturally adjust to life in Australia. We’re looking for international students aged 18 years or above, currently enrolled in Australian tertiary study to participate. If you participate you’ll be administered a non-identifiable online questionnaire…

Finding and referencing information – library workshops in weeks 4 and 5

Need some tips in finding relevant resources and how to reference them correctly in your assessments?   The Library has introductory searching and referencing skills workshops to give you the know-how and confidence in using key search and referencing tools effectively. Workshops during weeks 4 and 5 are now available at all campus libraries. Bookings are…

August Internships – apply today!

When recruiting graduates, employers want students who are able to build relationships, solve problems with creativity and critical thinking.  One way of developing these skills is by undertaking an internship so don’t miss out on these fabulous opportunities and apply now on CareerHub. Organisation Internship For more information, and to apply online Learning Mentor CareerHub…

Smoking on campus not permitted

To maintain La Trobe as a healthy and clean place to study and work,  we will now be issuing smoking penalty notices. Staff, students and visitors who smoke on campus will be fined up to $151 under section 15A of the University Grounds Statute 2009.  This is in response to increases in people smoking outside…

Take part in an important research survey: self-disclosure of equity group membership

The University of New South Wales has established this research survey to learn more about the reasons for disclosure and non-disclosure of equity group membership. Whether or not you have disclosed this information to your university, they are particularly interested in students who identify as: Indigenous students (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island students) students from…