Joint Statement – Respect.Now.Always.

A Statement from the Vice-Chancellor and Student Union Presidents Universities Australia has released the results of the first-ever national survey of university students’ experiences of sexual assault and sexual harassment. La Trobe University students were encouraged to take part in the survey – 947 did so. You can download the Australian Human Rights Commission national…

Respect Now Always – National Survey

In 2016, La Trobe University along with all members of Universities Australia (UA) joined a national Respect. Now. Always campaign to address the issue of sexual assault and sexual harassment on Australian university campuses. Central to this campaign was the commissioning of a ground-breaking national survey of students, developed and administered by the Australian Human…

Support for those impacted by United States’ executive order – message from the Vice-Chancellor

La Trobe University is a diverse and welcoming community. We abhor racism and discrimination based on a person’s religious faith or country of origin. The United States’ executive order to limit immigration and entry from selected countries may impact personal or University travel by staff and students. It may also affect the travel of visitors to the University.…

Australian Futures Project (AFP): My Big Idea initiative – message from the Vice-Chancellor

La Trobe University is foundation partner of the Australian Futures Project (AFP), which aims to promote improvements in how Australia thinks about, and prepares for its long term future. As such, we are proud to support the AFP’s My Big Idea, a world-first initiative with the aim of sparking a deeper national conversation about Australia’s…