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Media Releases 2011



15 December Significant commitment to Notre Dame recognised
15 December Sisters of Life inspire women to be agents of love
13 December Notre Dame supports annual Vinnies Christmas Appeal
12 December Student poster to represent new Core Curriculum
12 December Notre Dame nurse develops tool to improve patient care
8 December Notre Dame welcomes students from Ngaanyatjarra
5 December Early offers to Notre Dame for nominated high school graduates
2 December Rural schools beckon Notre Dame Education students
30 November Regional students the focus of new Nursing scholarship
28 November More to legal ethics than being a good lawyer
25 November Notre Dame graduate wins Young Businessperson of the Year Award
23 November Notre Dame Dean meets Kurdish Prime Minister
23 November Nursing scholarship to empower underprivileged women
22 November Challenges to Australian security focus for new book
22 November Renowned clinical psychologist speaks at Notre Dame
21 November Notre Dame students help give Kenyan children the gift of education
17 November Notre Dame and Clontarf partnership gains Royal recognition
17 November Notre Dame puts football and ethics on the same team
14 November Exceptional achievement and participation in sport celebrated
14 November Notre Dame academic interviewed by German television
14th November Notre Dame salutes its sporting representatives
10th November Notre Dame welcomes distinguished thinker, Professor John Finnis
9th November Moot Court named after highly respected WA Judge
4th November Third successive win for Notre Dame Law students
4th November Important role for Notre Dame medical academic in Council's Ageing Strategy
2nd November Mental health conference first of its kind
1st November Preservation of Earth's resources focus for forum
26th October Fellowship to continue falls prevention research received by UNDA academic
26th October Medical students showcase research projects
19th October Grant to revolutionise Notre Dame's approach to teaching ethics
19th October Notre Dame's School of Health Sciences celebrates major milestone
19th October Networking opportunities and career advice for Physiotherapy students
18th October Green and gold at UNDA for Zumba record attempt
18th October Volunteer Network harnesses spirit of giving at Notre Dame
13th October Notre Dame Men's Hockey team brings home Gold
6th October Notre Dame hosts forum on the Legal Pathways to Reconciliation
30th September CEO of The Climate Institute speaks on carbon pricing
30th September Emeritus Dean of Theology, Gregorian University delivers Jesuit Studies lecture series
29 September Teenage volunteers wanted for Notre Dame fitness study
27 September Mentoring Project for New Nursing Students a Winner
22 September Ethics in Sport: Football greats to join great debate
16 September Notre Dame follows New York's lead on Love and Responsibility
15 September WYD Pilgrims share their journey with Sydney Campus
15 September Responding to Climate Change
7 September New program fosters mental health education for students
7 September Survivors of devastating bushfires supported by fundraiser
7 September Fifth year in winners circle for Notre Dame's Dream Team
2 September Notre Dame's WYD pilgrims return
1 September Italian language and heritage valued
1 September
Notre Dame welcomes Sir Laurence Street
31 August August significant month for Broome Campus
30 August Notre Dame opens its gates to record crowds
29 August DVC attends inaugural World Congress of Catholic Universities
25 August PR students get real with NGOs
25 August Significant grant for Nulungu research
25 August Study to treat China’s growing mental health problem
24 August Positive experience promoted by Notre Dame 'Teddy Bear Doctors'
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18 August Research provides valuable insight for women in leadership
18 August Five star response for national survey
18 August Message of hope shared with Notre Dame community
17 August Kimberley pastoralists open homes to Notre Dame med students
12 August Journey from Sydney to Madrid
10 August Notre Dame community supports Homeless Persons' Week
10 August Notre Dame Behavioural Scientist rewarded for excellence in teaching
8 August Retreat prepares pre-service teachers for vocation of teaching
8 August Improving Indigenous graduation rates the AIME for Notre Dame student
5 August Inaugural Open Day Festival at Notre Dame draws big crowd
5 August Leaders in NSW health welcome Notre Dame's new Dean of Medicine
3 August Children cherish fun day at Notre Dame
3 August Excellence in research acknowledged
27 July Exceptional achievement recognised for outstanding student
27 July Town of Bourke welcomes Notre Dame Medicine students
26 July Notre Dame academic named Youth of the Year
25 July Notre Dame crowned champions at NSW Medical Sports day
25 July Expectant mothers' health a priority for Notre Dame Medicine students
19 July UNDA academic collects top accolade for new assessment model
19 July Roadshow promotes Mary MacKillop's legacy at Notre Dame
15 July Kullari NAIDOC Awards recognise UNDA Broome staff and students
14 July Vocational qualifications for teaching assistants offered at Broome Campus
13 July Outstanding contributions to student learning acknowledged
8 July Mick Gooda calls for Indigenous Constitutional recognition at Notre Dame talk
7 July The Inaugral 'Michael O'Dea Oration"
7 July Conferral of the degree of Doctor of Laws honoris causa on Professor John Finnis
6 July Indigenous culture celebrated during NAIDOC Week at Notre Dame
6 July Climate change expert to investigate rising sea levels in the Maldives
6 July Business plans offer sustainable industry guidance for Zambian workers
1 July New guidebook provides an active learning experience for law students
29 June Promoting public health and rural practice a focus for Notre Dame academic
17 June Access to basic health care inspires UNDA student
15 June Poverty stereotypes challenged by Notre Dame students
13 June Business investment in future CEOs recognised
13 June Student production earns place at world's largest Australian film festival
10 June Archbishop calls on laypeople to promote Church's vision of joy and hope
3 June Top athlete award caps off big year for Notre Dame student
2 June Notre Dame introduces midwifery program for 2012
30 May Inaugural Chair promotes research, and clinical nursing links
26 May 'Biggest award won' for Notre Dame public relations graduate
23 May Clontarf Academy kicks healthy goals at Notre Dame's Broome Campus
20 May School of Law awards excellence at annual prize giving ceremony
20 May Notre Dame academic rewarded for excellence in lecturing
17 May Adults learning mathematics a priority for Notre Dame award recipient
13 May Notre Dame academics collaborate to deliver digital mathematics learning tools
10 May Outstanding staff and students recognised on Notre Dame's Broome Campus
10 May Notre Dame academics lead $150,000 education project
10 May Notre Dame student 'serves, sets and spikes' his way to World Uni Games
5 May New Dean starts at Notre Dame's Sydney School of Medicine
5 May Impact of language, education and social barriers for Indigenous people's health debated
29 April School of Education welcomes new Dean
18 April Teaching and leadership excellence recognised with inaugural awards 
15 April Medicine student wins inaugural Saint Mary MacKillop Award
15 April Bike project recognised for community engagement award
13 April Medicine students enlightened by theological concepts of health care
11 April The importance of hands in health care celebrated
11 April Young thinkers start planning process for CHOGM Youth Forum
5 April Top legal minds put to test at Moot grand final
4 April Cardinal Pell launches new lecture series at Notre Dame
31 March Team of 500 + Notre Dame take on the Dockers
30 March School of Arts and Sciences awards academic excellence
24 March Generous gift by former Dean acknowledges significant contribution to Notre Dame
22 March Students benefit from WA Shadow Attorney General's experience
22 March Cardinal encourages Education students to be 'the best they can be'
18 March Notre Dame's support of the Canonisation of Australia's first Saint acknowledged
17 March Cerebral Palsy Alliance and Notre Dame partnership aids critical research into cerebral palsy
16 March Notre Dame helps head start in Mental Health
15 March Outstanding first year students awarded Merit Scholarships
15 March Theatre Arts students at the Adelaide Fringe Festival
15 March CEO Scholarships recognise high achievers with community commitment
2 March Notre Dame appoints new Dean for School of Medicine, Sydney
1 March Notre Dame Rugby Team competes in Laffan Cup
25 February The Governor of NSW opens Notre Dame Medical Clinical School in Hawkesbury
22 February Notre Dame Accounting Professor recognised for outstanding service
9 February Notre Dame hosts Australia's premier Mathematics educators
9 February Renowned academics join growing School of Education
9 February Fremantle parade marks start of academic year
8 February Academic's new biography throws light on forgotten WWII hero
4 February Internationally renowned ethicist speaks at Notre Dame
4 February School of Medicine opens Ballarat Rural Clinical School
2 February Innovative alternative entry opportunity for Notre Dame
19 January New Executive Dean appointed for Notre Dame's Business School
13 January Peak professional body rewards significant achievements at Notre Dame
12 January School of Education celebrates inaugural awards night
5 January Notre Dame launches new chapter in its unique history