Hallmark Program news

International essay success - Aime Sacrez

Bendigo Education student and Hallmark Scholar, Aime Sacrez, is the 2016 winner for the Oceania region in the international Undergraduate Awards (Education category) for his essay, 21st Century Leadership in Education and Business: From Psychology to Technology. The UA is the world’s largest academic awards programme; pan-discipline, identifying leading creative thinkers. Continue reading...

Hallmark Scholars visit China

A group of 17 Hallmark Scholars and two of our Hallmark academic staff, Dr Hannah Schurholz and Dr Linda Kirkman, are currently visiting Hong Kong and China studying the effects of the 2008 Wenchuan Earthquake and the road to recovery. Continue reading...

La Trobe students at the 9th UNESCO Youth Forum in Paris!

The 9th UNESCO Youth Forum – Young Global Citizens for a Sustainable Planet – took place in Paris, France on the 26 -28 October 2015 with seven La Trobe students joining 500 young women and men from around the world to explore climate change, sustainable development and other major themes facing humanity and our environment.

Hallmark Scholar Matt Marasco followed up his UNESCO Paris experience with a trip to Tunisia in March 2016 to attend a two day event on Foresight and Social Transformations hosted by the Tunisian Institute for Strategic Studies and UNESCO. More information here in his blog.

Hallmark scholars will attend Forum in Canberra

First year Hallmark scholars Alyssa Britnell and Lachlan Miles have been selected to represent LTU at the National Student Leadership Forum in Canberra, 1–4 September 2016.

Hallmark scholars in Hanoi

Second year Hallmark Scholars Annabelle Pendlebury and Gavin Height have been selected to represent La Trobe University at the 7th University Scholar Leadership Symposium in Hanoi in August 2016.

Hallmark scholars engage with the Australian Futures Project

Second year Hallmark Scholars Matthew Marasco and Eva Warden participated in the Actions for NSW Agriculture interactive design session in Sydney which is one outcome of our collaboration with the Australian Futures Project. Matthew also completed his research internship with the Australian Futures Project.