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23 Jul 2014La Trobe welcomes Aunty Joy Murphy

Aunty Joy Murphy has been appointed inaugural University Elder.

21 Jul 2014Students, families celebrate success

Students to celebrate success at Bendigo Campus Prize Ceremony

16 Jul 2014La Trobe student receives EPA award

Karina Bransgrove monitored air quality during the Hazelwood mine fire

15 Jul 2014La Trobe celebrates Naidoc leaders

Albury-Wodonga Indigenous leaders were recognised at the Naidoc Awards

14 Jul 2014Genomics creates more productive cattle

New research will help increase productivity in beef and dairy cattle

07 Jul 2014Report on sexual assault and older women

Ground breaking report on sexual assault against older women

03 Jul 2014La Trobe names new College leadership

The two new academic and research college heads have been named.

03 Jul 2014School students live the La Trobe life

Experience la Trobe comes to Bendigo Campus

01 Jul 2014Students gain passport to China

Four students will head off to China after securing study scholarships

01 Jul 2014La Trobe opens doors for students

The new Aspire program will reward community-minded secondary students

30 Jun 2014Learning gains for autistic children

Research makes learning easier for children with autism

26 Jun 2014La Trobe students winging to Asia

Students awarded prestigious scholarships to study overseas

24 Jun 2014Dr Peter Brukner joins La Trobe

Australian cricket team doctor Peter Brukner joins La Trobe

23 Jun 2014La Trobe unveils reform plan

La Trobe unveils details of plans to revitalise teaching and research

20 Jun 2014Grant aims to slash outpatient wait time

Slashing wait times has earned La Trobe and partners a $626,000 grant

17 Jun 2014New dentistry head and clinic at Bendigo

New head of dentistry and clinic for Rural Health School

16 Jun 2014Building bridges to careers in science

Program fosters a passion for science

06 Jun 2014Autism researchers eye fruit fly

Is the humble fruit fly the key to unlocking Autism?

05 Jun 2014La Trobe academics share Aztec expertise

Institute of Latin American Studies contextualises major exhibition

04 Jun 2014New head for Shepparton campus

La Trobe announces Sue Nalder as the new of campus at Shepparton

04 Jun 2014Speaking up for those who go unheard

Messages of hope for those living with a communications disability

29 May 2014State Award for dentistry partnership

Major award for dentistry partnership

23 May 2014Engineers of the future

La Trobe road show inspires next generation of problem solvers

21 May 2014Commonwealth Games bound

Student Emma Cox selected to represent Australia at Games

19 May 2014Public lecture to explore migrant safety

Research into regional Victorian migrant's sense of safety presented

14 May 2014World first ancient fossil discovery

Preserved sperm found in more than 16 million year old shrimp

08 May 2014Mildura reaches 1000 graduate milestone

Mildura campus celebrates 1000 graduate milestone

08 May 2014Rainbow Flag to rise over La Trobe

Rainbow Flag to rise over La Trobe University's Bendigo Campus

08 May 2014State budget misses shuttle bus service

The Victorian budget has failed to deliver a vital shuttle bus service

07 May 2014How can science be communicated?

Ideas and Society will explore the challenges of communicating science

04 May 2014Teen sexual health survey launched

VIDEO: Survey sheds light on sexual behaviour of Australian teenagers

02 May 2014Bollywood comes to La Trobe University

VIDEO: Bollywood film legend Amitabh Bachchan has visited La Trobe

01 May 2014Health graduates set to make their mark

Latest PhD Graduates set to make their mark locally and globally

01 May 2014Ideas and Society: Racism in Australia

Dr Tim Soutphommasane discusses the Racial Discrimination Act

30 Apr 2014La Trobe historian wins Stella Prize

Back-to-back success for La Trobe writers in the Stella Prize

28 Apr 2014Graduation is a community celebration

Graduates will help solve regional health skills shortages

17 Apr 2014PUBLIC LECTURE: Book vs. Film

Book vs Film: coming to a (lecture) theatre near you

15 Apr 2014Scholarships help kickstart uni

VIDEO: Scholarships help kick off uni with a smile

11 Apr 2014First student cohort welcomed to new MBA

VIDEO: A new era of University study has begun with La Trobe's MBA

09 Apr 2014Sport: social glue and force for change?

Ideas and Society event will explore the role of sport in society

08 Apr 2014Scholarships to help aspiring teachers

New scholarships will help aspiring primary school teachers study

08 Apr 2014Primary school student becomes teacher

Guest lecturer shows the big kids a thing or two

03 Apr 2014Gender equity: glacial change

It’s lonely at the top for women in universities

03 Apr 2014National campaign for a strong future

La Trobe join the campaign to support awareness of higher education.

02 Apr 2014Tobacco plant has key to fighting cancer

Natural defence mechanism found in tobacco plant could fight cancer

01 Apr 2014MOU boosts La Trobe Spanish program

Students to learn from a native Spanish-speaking lecturer

31 Mar 2014Frame of Mind: Art for autism awareness

The Autism awareness campaign invites you to engage with art.

27 Mar 2014Major archaeological project underway

VIDEO: Jillian Garvey has begun a major Indigenous archaeology project

21 Mar 2014La Trobe supports Tour de Transplant

Twenty-five Tour de Transplant cyclists arrive in Shepparton

21 Mar 2014La Trobe supports Tour de Transplant

Tour de Transplant arrives in Albury

21 Mar 2014Tour de Transplant visits La Trobe

La Trobe University supports Tour de Transplant

20 Mar 2014Aboriginal health through empowerment

New book offers a way forward in closing the health gap

17 Mar 2014La Trobe takes fresh approach to Asia

La Trobe Asia signals a new commitment to the Asia-Pacific region

13 Mar 2014New insights into cell death

Research on removal of dead cells from the body prompts health hopes

11 Mar 2014Helping those with acquired brain injury

La Trobe seeks new ways to help those with brain injuries

07 Mar 2014La Trobe researcher targets parasite

A La Trobe University researcher uncovering the impact of parasite

06 Mar 2014La Trobe welcomes transport concessions

Cheaper public transport for international students under 3-year trial

05 Mar 2014Leaders feature on Women's Honour Roll

Two La Trobe academics recognised on the 2014 Victorian Honour Roll

03 Mar 2014Spirits soar with visit

Bendigo Spirit stars visit campus ahead of national titles defence

03 Mar 2014Summer of science for six students

Cadetship program at the Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre

28 Feb 2014Melbourne: Australia's intellectual hub?

Ideas and Society event in conjunction with the NGV's Melbourne Now

28 Feb 2014La Trobe on track for reform

Reforms will position the University for a stronger future

27 Feb 2014Festival goes from strength to strength

Bendigo Writers Festival go from strength to strength

27 Feb 2014Strengthening links with Border health

Joint appointment for links between nursing education and practice

26 Feb 2014Bendigo welcomes international students

Fifty-three new international students welcomed to bendigo

26 Feb 2014La Trobe shines on a world scale

Several La Trobe University subjects rank among the best in the world

24 Feb 2014O-Week: welcome new regional students

La Trobe welcomes thousands of new regional students

21 Feb 2014La Trobe welcomes Hallmark students

First Hallmark Program students tour La Trobe

21 Feb 2014Bendigo welcomes 1300 new students

La Trobe welcomes 1300 new students to its Bendigo campus

19 Feb 2014La Trobe receives funding boost

La Trobe awarded major funding

19 Feb 2014LOL! Healing powers of laughter

LOL! La Trobe research shows laughter can be the best medicine

18 Feb 2014The solution for AFL ‘tanking’

Researcher suggests policy change to overcome ‘incentive to lose’

17 Feb 2014Pets galore: study into animal hoarding

A new approach is needed to combat the problem of animal hoarding

10 Feb 2014Engineering road show heads to Mildura

La Trobe helps regional students to exciting engineering careers

10 Feb 2014Spotlight on Agicultural Education

The future of agicultural education under the spotlight in Bendigo

05 Feb 2014Partnership for the future of aged care

Collaborative research project to improve skills of aged care workers

31 Jan 2014New partnership with Bendigo Art Gallery

La Trobe to become Bendigo Art Gallery’s Higher Education Partner

31 Jan 2014Masters students showcase their research

subText exhibition result of experiment and investigation

30 Jan 2014Complementary medicine partnership

Funding announced for Complementary Medicine Evidence Centre.

29 Jan 2014An inspiring study tour to Turkey

History study tour brings a new perspective on Gallipoli

28 Jan 2014Pharmacy students converge on Bendigo

National Australian Pharmacy Students Association national congress

24 Jan 2014Positive step for those with Parkinson’s

VIDEO: Parkinson’s - researching healing effects of dance therapy

21 Jan 2014Fighting cancer and Alzheimer’s disease

Key role for La Trobe in new national Research Centres of Excellence

10 Jan 2014Tennis stars fail to fire at home

Statistics point to more local disappointment at the Australian Open

10 Jan 2014Science and Indigenous education awards

Albury-Wodonga staff win La Trobe University awards for their work

07 Jan 2014Words and deeds win two awards

Community engagement award for work on the Bendigo Writers Festival

16 Dec 2013Capturing the face of 3rd world rubbish

Images capturing daily life in Thai rubbish dump commended.

16 Dec 2013Vision set for La Trobe Art Institute

VIDEO: Assoc. Professor Neil Fettling unveils future for Institute

13 Dec 2013Revealing lessons learnt from NSW fires

Are residents in bushfire-prone areas prepared for the coming season?

12 Dec 2013Sydney campus to be officially set up

A new La Trobe campus will be located in the heart of Sydney

10 Dec 2013La Trobe discovers early signs of autism

Breakthrough autism discovery by La Trobe's Dr Josie Barbaro

10 Dec 2013New direction for Professor

From research to art: Professor gets creative

10 Dec 2013Melbourne's North Summit Report launched

One region, one voice, one plan for Melbourne’s North

09 Dec 201330 new Antarctic marine species found

La Trobe's Jan Strugnell part of global team discovering new species

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