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Media Releases - 2009



December 31 Two gold medals for Notre Dame's Cricket Team
December 31 UNDA Sydney celebrates second annual Graduation
December 31 UNDA Education graduate receives scholarship in honour of Priest's life long passion
December 17 Honorary Doctorate of Laws for Vice Chancellor Emeritus, Dr Peter Tannock
December 16 Mother and Daughter acknowledged at Nursing Awards Ceremony
December 16 School Leavers Chase Teaching and Nursing Careers
December 16 Key issues for our community
December 3 Leading cardiologist appointed new Sydney Dean of Medicine
December 3 Renowned public figures mentor UNDA students
November 24 Head of Physiotherapy recognised for over 20 years of service
November 20 Kenyan refugee receives award for outsanding commitment to educations studies at Notre Dame
November 18 Notre Dame’s Broome Campus selected as finalist in national excellence awards
November 18 Executive Dean of Arts and Science publishes Gothic Literature
November 13 The Parthenon - Icon or Epitaph for the Humanities?
November 11 New appointments advance research at Notre Dame’s School of Medicine
November 11 Law student takes out Geoff Adjuk Memorial Prize
November 5 Students share award for excellence
November 3 Notre Dame medical students shine
November 2 Outstanding school leavers receive early offer to Notre Dame
October 30 Another win for Notre Dame law students
October 28 Notre Dame Education students gain a valuable insight into issues faced by young Aboriginals
October 26 Centre for Faith, Ethics and Society officially opened
October 22 Former Captain of the Australian Wallabies delivers inspirational speech at inaugural Alumni Dinner
October 22 Bishop Anthony Fisher Teaches Moral Theology at Notre Dame
October 20 Notre Dame students Stand up!
October 16 Notre Dame opens a new teaching facility, Canavan Hall, honouring a distinguished leader in NSW education
October 15 Sydney Med student wins recognition as a ‘champion of rural general practice’
October 14 Notre Dame excels at the 2009 Australian University Games
October 13 Chief Justice gives an insight into the life of a judge
October 8 Law graduate wins Australian Young Lawyer Award
October 2 Dinosaur footprints, bush tucker, Dreaming stories and learning to fish- all part of a day for Newman College students visiting the Broome Campus
October 2 Joys and challenges of remote area life for Notre Dame med students
September 25 “Human rights abuse” – the focus of the School of Law Speakers’ Forum
September 24 Winners’ podium for 3rd year in a row for Fremantle Business students
September 17 Multicultural Day celebrates the cultural diversity of Notre Dame
September 16 Fremantle’s planning and development provided ‘hot topic’ for Forum hosted by Notre Dame
September 15 National film production experience for Honours student
September 15 Politics staff and students support Great 2009 Freo Mayoral Debate
September 9 School of Arts and Sciences sponsors important Indigenous Film Screening
September 7 Sydney Law students attend National Mooting Competition
September 4 The Challenges of Bioethics the focus for international conference hosted by Notre Dame
August 31 Welfare of WA GPs focus for Public Meeting
August 24 Notre Dame hosts lecture - Site and Rite: Where Archaeology and Theology Converge
August 20 Guest speaker gets students involved in Indigenous awareness program
August 20 Medicine student competes at World University Games
August 17 Arts & Sciences academic helps – ABC’s Can We Help?
August 14 Impressive ratings three years in a row for Notre Dame
August 14 Notre Dame medicine students compete for Vampire Cup
August 13 WA Attorney General speaks on Social Justice in Market Liberalism
August 11 Fijian Hight Court judge speaks to law students
August 11 Indigenous Soprano delivers annual Nulungu Reconciliation Lecture
August 5 Notre Dame celebrates WYD anniversary at SCENE
August 4 Special Homily given at Notre Dame’s mid-year graduation ceremony
July 29 Notre Dame battles it out at annual Eastern University Games
July 24 Medicine students launch International Seminar Series
July 23 Investigative team successful in funding application
July 21 Notre Dame hosts significant Icon 17-18 August: Our Lady Seat of Wisdom
July 20 Notre Dame hosts creative workshop for ‘Jandamarra’ production
July 17 New Dean appointed for Philosophy and Theology
July 16 The History of Economic Thought Society of Australia holds conference at Notre Dame
July 15 Outstanding contributions to student learning acknowledged
July 14 Notre Dame International Aid Scholarship recipient aims to 'make a difference'
July 9 Deputy Prime Minister visits Notre Dame’s Fremantle Campus
July 2 National eConference celebrates the Year of St Paul
June 30 Notre Dame academic awarded Fellowship
June 30 Notre Dame hosts annual international conference for ASEACCU
June 17 Parish Priest joins ranks with Notre Dame Crusaders
June 11 School of Law awards excellence at inaugural prize giving evening
June 4 Stronger research focus for Notre Dame
June 4 DVC puts Student President in 'hot seat' at latest Theology on Tap
May 20 Students get Fired Up! for social justice
May 18 Olympic gold medallists compete in Inaugural VC Cup Sailing Challenge
May 14 Nursing School celebrates International Nurses Day with 'Blessing of the Hands'
May 13 Living Human Rights students raise awareness of ‘Human Trafficking’
May 11 First year mentor program a big success for 2009
May 7 Highest achieving medicine students awarded for academic achievement
May 6 Two staff members receive Professional Development Scholarship
April 29 First research seminar for 2009 a success
April 23 School of Education strengthens research profile
April 22 School of Arts and Sciences celebrates excellence
April 9 A healing message at this year’s Blessing of the Hands Ceremony
March 30 Appointment of New Deputy Vice Chancellor for Notre Dame’s Broome Campus
March 27 Student President gains world wide media exposure
March 20 Notre Dame hosts world renowned Icon
March 17 Top Students Awarded for Academic Achievement
March 17 Notre Dame Crusaders win University Challenge Cup
March 16 Med student helps launch annual appeal for Caritas Australia
March 10 Students enliven teaching through movement
March 9 Leading Indigenous activist, Professor Patrick Dodson, lectures for Caritas at Notre Dame
March 6 Director of the Institute for Health and Rehabilitation Research appointed
March 5 Science graduate spends summer working on conservation at Kings Park
March 4 Fremantle Campus 2009 Commencement Ceremony
March 2 School of Medicine builds partnership with Cerebral Palsy Institute
February 25 Notre Dame exchange students ‘get their hands dirty’ volunteering at Yangebup Lake
February 18 Broome Campus to host national indigenous library conference
February 13 Cardinal George Pell welcomes new students to the School of Medicine
February 12 Notre Dame’s Indigenous Community Liaison Officer receives research fellowship
February 9 Generous acts of Philanthropy benefit Laws/Commerce student
February 6 New medicine program to inspire rural students
February 4 Successful 2009 Enrolment Days
February 3 Great results for Notre Dame's inaugural Tertiary Enabling Program
February 2 Notre Dame welcomes new Chaplain
January 29 Nursing School bucks the trend with male enrolments
January 28 Ethics, Faith and Society focus for Notre Dame