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Media Releases - 2008



December 19 Leading community figures form Notre Dame's Sydney School of Arts and Sciences inaugural Advisory Board
December 18 Notre Dame's response to AUQA Report
December 18 Notre Dame's Sydney Campus celebrates inaugural Graduation
December 17 Fremantle and Notre Dame first choice for Commodore’s daughters
December 15 Fremantle School of Medicine graduates first cohort
December 12 Br Kelvin Canavan fms appointed to Notre Dame
December 10 Nursing students gain hands-on experience in Broken Hill
December 10 Ultimate Challenge Voyage for Fremantle medicine students
December 3 PHCRED Conference a success
November 28 Notre Dame students gather for iWitness
November 25 South Korean Archdiocese visits Notre Dame
November 24 Fremantle law student receives State recognition
November 21 Nursing Lecturer receives national recognition for drug research
November 12 Notre Dame Academic awarded 2008 Sydney Peace Prize
November 7 Sydney Campus’ School of Medicine celebrates inaugural ‘Blessing of the Hands’
November 7 Darlinghurst building recognised for excellence in construction
November 5 School of Business launch their student society
November 5 Theatre students perform original production to sell out crowd
November 3 Arts and Sciences student completes internship in Vanuatu
October 29 Notre Dame Social Justice Students help raise awareness of ‘Homelessness’
October 28 Western Australian Museum - Maritime provides a ‘stage’ for Theatre students
October 28 Fremantle law students compete in national grand final
October 23 Notre Dame offers a theatrical 'Peep' into its unique history
October 15 Canadian academic visits Notre Dame’s Broome Campus
October 15 Notre Dame medical school leads the way in ultrasound training
October 13 Research focus for Inaugural Oration for School of Nursing
October 2 Immersing students in the 'OR'
September 30 Nursing degree a winner in Government’s focus on health
September 26 Outstanding school leavers receive early offers to Notre Dame
September 24 Menzies Scholarship awarded to Physiotherapy lecturer
September 24 University community given eye-opening talk on 'Resisting Objectification'
September 23 Internationally renowned speakers host seminar on Broome Campus
September 18 Leading Indigenous health specialist inspires Notre Dame staff and students
September 18 Vice Chancellor Emeritus receives Papal Knighthood
September 17 Education students make learning fun
September 11 Staff, students and community members celebrate the cultural diversity of Notre Dame
September 10 Notre Dame represented at international conference
September 9 Business students open doors to network of worldwide contacts
September 3 Dean of Nursing appointed to Challenger TAFE Governing Council
September 2 A focus on 'Homelessness' for Communication students
August 29 Final places achieved for law students at national competition
August 29 Opening of Nulungu Centre for Indigenous Studies
August 29 Notre Dame Crusaders end an exciting first year
August 28 Students travel to Spain for an educational experience of a lifetime
August 27 Notre Dame celebrates as students on the Broome Campus graduate
August 21 US Consul General promotes Security, Democracy, Human Rights and Prosperity
August 21 Medicine students turn 'Red' in the fight against HIV/AIDS
August 20 Notre Dame partners with East Kimberley stakeholders to promote education and training for indigenous youth
August 15 Graduands to travel from interstate and across the Kimberley for Broome Campus Graduation
August 14 Notre Dame collaborates to establish new Palliative Care Centre
August 14 Medical students return to WA's Kimberley region
August 13 New beginning as Indigenous Research Centre officially opened
August 6 National Seminar Series to examine Indigenous Public Policy
August 6 Forensic Education the focus for doctoral degree for Notre Dame Nursing student
August 5 Cardinal George Pell and Archbishop Barry Hickey inaugurate Notre Dame's new Vice Chancellor
August 5 Notre Dame lecturer judges at prestigious law competition
August 5 Seven 5 Star ratings two years in a row for Notre Dame
August 3 Notre Dame's new Medical Library named in honour of Pope Benedict
July 28 Broome Campus represented at World Youth Day
July 21 Pope Benedict XVI visits Sydney Campus
July 21 Clothing appeal a big success for Notre Dame's Social Justice students
July 17 Notre Dame appoints new Deputy Chancellor
July 16 Notre Dame comes alive during WYD week
July 14 Notre Dame officially opens Darlinghurst Campus
July 9 Kimberley MLA's personal collection to assist Notre Dame students
July 3 Reason to celebrate for Notre Dame's School of Law
July 2 Fremantle Councillors tour Notre Dame's Fremantle Campus
July 2 Remote community visit helps to promote VET at Notre Dame's Broome Campus
July 2 Relics of 'Saint-in-waiting' visit Notre Dame Sydney
July 1 World renowned philosophers gather at Notre Dame
June 30 New Chancellor for Notre Dame
June 27 New Education Building for Notre Dame’s Fremantle Campus
June 26 Notre Dame's Yankeroos learn Aussie Rules
June 25 Academic agreement to assist Broome’s brightest students
June 24 World Youth Day Cross and Icon welcomed to the Broome Campus
June 24 Ordination of Notre Dame Graduate
June 19 New Dean of Business for Notre Dame Sydney
June 16 Notre Dame proposes an alternative university funding model to the Australian Government Higher Education Review
June 11 Primary Health Care Research Team wins national award
June 8 Fremantle law students win WA Tri Law competition
June 7 Nursing lecturer has life changing experience volunteering in Fiji
June 6 Over 500 young people attend latest 'Theology on Tap'
June 6 Students discuss faith with Cardinal Pell
June 3 Theatre students perform inaugural production to sell-out crowd
May 30 Pope Benedict XVI to visit Notre Dame on 18th July 2008
May 27 Distance is no problem for inaugural Enrolled Nursing student
May 27 Notre Dame Announces Appointment of New Vice Chancellor
May 26 World Youth Day Cross and Icon hosted by Notre Dame
May 23 Notre Dame students perform at Sydney Writers' Festival
May 21 Northern Territory rural health visit to benefit Kimberley Health Club
May 21 Notre Dame nursing students face the challenges of an Intensive Care Unit
May 19 Notre Dame appoints new Dean of Medicine for Fremantle Campus
May 19 Notre Dame Business students compete for Deloitte Australia's 2008 Dream
May 19 Nursing School holds annual 'Blessing of the Hands' ceremony
May 14 Notre Dame benefits from Federal Government's 2008 Budget
May 14 School of Medicine hosts major research conference
May 13 Live radio broadcast proves a hit with Broome students
May 9 Notre Dame launches new Institute for Health and Rehabilitiation Research
May 9 Law student selected as Australian Youth Ambassador
May 8 Fremantle Campus welcomes World Youth Day Cross and Icon
May 8 American university awards Notre Dame's Vice Chancellor its highest honour
May 7 Broome Campus showcased during North West Expo
April 30 Leading Thomas More Scholar donates collection to library
April 29 Season starts for Notre Dame Sydney's first Rugby team
April 28 Indigenous Contribution Remembered at Anzac Commemoration
April 28 Blessing and Opening of the Health Sciences Research and Education Building
April 28 Archaeological dig is granted Section 64 Conservation order
April 23 Lessons for everyone after visit to Wanalirri
April 23 Parkinson's sufferer inspires new course at Notre Dame
April 17 Sydney Arts and Science students awarded for excellence
April 15 Notre Dame medical students focus on Breathing NEWLIFE into general Practice
April 16 World class anatomy facility for Notre Dame medical students
April 8 School of Education, Fremantle assists in winning significant grant
April 4 Notre Dame student chosen for Australia 2020 summit
April 3 First year medical students visit Wheatbelt
April 3 Big Conversation a Big Success on the Fremantle Campus!
April 3 Outstanding contributions acknowledged
April 2 Top students awarded for academic achievements
March 31 Notre Dame students get 'smART' in 2008
March 28 Lithgow doctors and nurses to teach Notre Dame medical students
March 26 New rural health club set to represent the North West at national health conference
March 26 Historic Darlinghurst Church restored by Notre Dame
March 25 Fremantle's West End comes alive
March 19 Farmer's act of philanthropy benefits country student
March 19 Notre Dame's new enrolments buck the trend
March 18 United States Ambassador visits Broome Campus
March 18 Nursing student gets hands-on experience at Nigerian Hospital
March 14 Law students volunteer work for 'Stolen Generation' claims
March 11 New Centre for Indigenous Studies begins first research project
March 7 Second year nursing students travel to North Vietnam Highlands
March 5 Nursing student awarded state recognition for artwork
March 4 Scholarship helps to reinforce commitment to Catholic education
February 27 140 Years of Medical History donated to Notre Dame
February 25 Business School launches new student society
February 20 US Consul General addresses Notre Dame students
February 20 Real life drama played out in nursing laboratory
February 20 Broome Campus support inspires students
February 14 Notre Dame hosts Curriculum Council Awards
February 12 Stolen Generation apology welcomed by Notre Dame Broome
January 31 Notre Dame student benefits from generous bequest
January 29 Sydney’s first cohort of medical students
January 25 Sydney medical student gives hope to homeless
January 24 Uganda Trip
January 22 New Law Dean appointed for Sydney Campus
January 22 Notre Dame High Achievers
January 3 Notre Dame welcomes school leavers for university information day