Victorian Post-graduate Criminology Conference 2017: registration now open with a call for abstracts

You are warmly invited to register for the 2017 Victorian Post-graduate Criminology Conference to be held on July 7th at Deakin Downtown, Level 12, Tower 2, 727 Collins St, Docklands. This is a free event with catering provided, supported by… Continue Reading

Nicola Henry in The Conversation: “University sexual assault policies are often ‘inconsistent’ and ‘confusing”

On 1 March 2017, La Trobe Legal Studies’ Senior Lecturer Dr Nicola Henry published an article in The Conversation titled ‘University sexual assault policies are often ‘inconsistent’ and ‘confusing‘ In the article, Dr Nicola Henry comments on the issue of… Continue Reading

Seminar recording: Online/offline sexual violence, activism and justice

The Online/offline: sexual violence, activism, and justice seminar was recorded on 25 November 2016. It draws together leading international and national scholars in the field of sexual violence to examine current practice, progress, and challenges in sexual violence justice and… Continue Reading

Online/offline: sexual violence, activism and justice – public lecture and panel discussion

By Rachel Loney-Howes On the 25th of November 2016 – on the International Day to End Violence against Women, no less, which is the first of 16 days of activism to end violence against women ending on December 10th, International… Continue Reading

Paige Yap on her Placement with The Salt Foundation: “It helped me refocus on what areas I would excel at.”

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by Claire Thomas Paige Yap is completing her final year for her bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies. She was placed with The Salt Foundation, which is a not-for-profit organisation that provides programs to promote a state of physical, social and… Continue Reading

Nicola Henry mentioned on the ABC News website

On 25 November 2016, La Trobe Legal Studies Senior Lecturer Dr Nicola Henry was mentioned in an ABC news article titled ‘Sextortion: When blind love ends in blackmail‘. In the article, Dr Nicola Henry commented on how she is involved… Continue Reading

Panel Event: Online/offline: Sexual Violence, Activism, and Justice

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Online/offline: sexual violence, activism, and justice draws together leading international and national scholars in the field of sexual violence to examine current practice, progress, and challenges in sexual violence justice and activism. In particular, the seminar will investigate the role… Continue Reading

Karina Plain Reflects on the La Trobe’s Secondary School Mooting Competition

La Trobe Law School runs a Secondary School Moot Competition annually for Year 11 Legal Studies students from schools around Melbourne and regional Victoria. Traditionally, La Trobe Law School has invited only schools from across Melbourne to participate, but last… Continue Reading