GSA Town Hall Discussions
GSA’s Town Hall Series aims to provide the opportunity for graduate students at the University of Melbourne to make their voice heard. The series of town hall meeting will be focused on an array of different topics that are of concern to different graduate students.
Town Hall meetings that have been held in 2020:
Thursday 15th October
Transition to Work for International Students #2
Overview: This second transition to work session will begin to address the issues and challenges that were raised in the first session. The three key issues we will be addressing are: information navigation, financial stability, and articulating value.
Thursday 22nd October
Access and Equity Higher Education
Overview: This session will provide an overview of GSA’s recent advocacy and provide you with the opportunity to provide ideas and solutions to a variety of issues. These include challenges facing coursework and research students, international students, student parents, and general student wellbeing. There will also be an opportunity to discuss recommendations to help further address access and equity issues within higher education
Thanks to all who made time to attend the Town Hall on Access and Equity in Higher Education. Please find a summary of the session as well as an overview of GSA’s advocacy campaigns for the semester. We look forward to continuing the discussion soon!