La Trobe Asia: book launch of The Duterte Reader: Critical Essays on Rodrigo Duterte’s early presidency

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has been called many names: The Trump of the East, a dictator-in-waiting, the bastard child of Philippines’ democracy. Beyond these colourful labels, however, are critical social transformations occurring in the Philippine society that accompany Duterte’s rise to presidency. How exactly does a populist firebrand govern? What political project does he offer…

Health inequities, trade and global governance research symposium

The Centre for Health Law and Society’s Health inequities, trade and global governance research symposium is fast approaching. This symposium will bring together key researchers on health inequities, trade policy and global governance to explore key issues facing the Asia-Pacific Region in the 21st Century. Drawing on political economy perspectives, speakers will explore the relationships…

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…

La Trobe Accelerator Program – applications open & drop-in information sessions available

Applications for the La Trobe Accelerator program are now open. The La Trobe Accelerator program is a start-up program designed to build Victoria’s regional entrepreneurial ecosystem, providing students, researchers, alumni and Victorian Communities the opportunity to develop their good ideas into viable businesses. This program accelerates the development of start-ups over a 12-week period (28th…