Probiotics study: share your experiences and beliefs

La Trobe postgraduate researcher Jacqueline Anderson is leading a new research project on probiotics, in collaboration with Alfred Health and Monash Health. The Probiotics Study will explore the use and beliefs of probiotics and prebiotics by adults in the general Victorian population. The survey study is part of a larger project exploring probiotic and prebiotic…

Summer 1 census date

The census date for Summer 1 enrolment is Saturday 2 December. Census is your deadline to finalise your enrolment. What do I need to finalise by census date? add or drop subjects pay fees if eligible, ensure that your Commonwealth Support arrangements are finalised After census date, your Summer 1 enrolment is ‘locked in’, and…

Closure of Therapy in the Agora

Therapy retail outlet, located on the ground level of Agora West, will be vacating on Friday 17 November. The good news for students is we’re repurposing the space to include a Student Lounge and Communal Kitchen. Refurbishment works will take place over the semester break with the new space being available for students’ use in…

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…