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Media Releases 2013




December
23 December Notre Dame graduates have the highest employment rate in WA
20 December Notre Dame student helps future teachers in 21st century learning
19 December Notre Dame here to help to pave career path for ATAR recipients
18 December Celebrating 10 years of Physiotherapy excellence at Notre Dame
17 December Historic agreement for two Catholic universities
16 December Law student wins prestigious social justice prize
12 December Outstanding Nursing research honoured at Graduation Ceremony
04 December Truths of Australian intelligence exposed in new book
03 December Notre Dame’s rural health training program wins top Australian award
03 December Notre Dame academic gives voice to 17th century women on international stage

November
28 November Notre Dame academic champions religious freedom at International Congress
27 November T.E.F. Hughes QC Moot Court officially opened at Notre Dame
26 November Physiotherapy Dean recognised for contribution to sport medicine
18 November Distinguished award for Notre Dame Medicine academic
14 November Spanish legal expert welcomed by graduating Law students
14 November Notre Dame and Murdoch University enter new partnership to teach Medicine
11 November ‘No’, a word of personal growth, for Notre Dame author
07 November Catholic leaders discuss importance of faith, reason and education with Notre Dame staff
07 November Notre Dame’s legal minds win national advocacy competition

October
31 October Living Smart Facilitator Training at Notre Dame’s Broome Campus
29 October Student perceptions of high achievers focus of international project
28 October MAPexpo provides practical PR for students
23 October Insight into mental health discussed at public forum
15 October Notre Dame grant to boost volunteer numbers in community sport
14 October New Mentoring Programme links education and industry for Law students
07 October Associate and Assistant Deans appointed at Sydney Law School
01 October Developing young achievers focus of student seminar

September
19 September Outstanding student achievement recognised through inaugural certificate
19 September Dockers, Swans have Notre Dame support
18 September Former High Court Judge Dyson Heydon AC QC Addresses Young Law Students
17 September Cardinal Pell and Archbishop Costelloe Call for Catholic Institutions to Promote What is Fully Human in the Face of Secularism
13 September Richard King launches new book at Notre Dame
12 September Real-Life Learning Puts Future Nurses at the Forefront
11 September Future Teachers Given Extra Support
11 September University Celebrates the Achievements of its Students
09 September Open Day gives visitors a real taste for uni life

August
27 August Seventh year of 5 STARS for The University of Notre Dame Australia
19 August Cambodian experience provides learning opportunities for Health Sciences students
12 August Grants provide Asian study opportunities for Notre Dame students
8 August Education students to share reading enjoyment with children in care
5 August Merchant’s Mistry captures worldwide audience
1 August Notre Dame Academic Forges Ties with Prestigious Chinese Law Schools

July
31 July Notre Dame influence in significant Indigenous research
31 July Can Australian judges and other officials be 'friend'-ly on social media?
24 July Auburn Clinical School good news for local health and jobs
19 July Job success a cornerstone of Notre Dame degree
19 July Notre Dame students celebrate World Youth Day
15 July ABC and Notre Dame collaborate to debate the importance of Tradition
12 July First acknowledgement of Indigenous land rights celebrated during NAIDOC Week at Notre Dame
09 July Notre Dame researcher shares insights with host of North American educators
09 July UNDA and Central collaboration promotes educational excellence
08 July Bikes for Bibles prepare for big ride at Notre Dame
04 July Recognition for excellence in service-learning to Notre Dame academic
01 July Notre Dame brings university life to Indigenous school students

June
27 June Government funding for breakthrough project
26 June Four Langrell siblings pursue knowledge, faith at Notre Dame
18 June Notre Dame Alumni develop program to assist healthy births in Timor-Leste
17 June Notre Dame recognises outstanding honours
14 June Master of Dominican Order visits Notre Dame Sydney
13 June Churack Chair supports Notre Dame's bold vision to relieve Chronic Pain
11 June Caritas Australia's mission inspires Notre Dame students
10 June Balancing the demands of academic study focus for Notre Dame's Foundation Year
06 June Professor John Finnis delivers lecture on euthanasia and same-sex marriage
04 June Kenya trip inspires award-winning narrative for medicine student

May
30 May e-Learning hospital to deliver valuable learning outcomes for Nursing students
30 May Six Nursing academics inducted into Honor Society
29 May Sydney's cold snap brings outpouring of support for the homeless
27 May Outstanding Aboriginal educator to study at Oxford
27 May International Moot competition provides law students with once in a life time opportunity
24 May Notre Dame cross travels over 16,000km to be presented at the University of Glasgow
21 May Community breakfast recognises invaluable contribution of volunteers
13 May Balancing act helps support community-based charity
10 May Notre Dame collaboration to deliver improved health outcomes for cancer survivors

April
30 April True West Aussie experience for international students
29 April Annual Blessing of Hands ceremony embraces ancient tradition
29 April Fremantle’s homeless at the heart of Notre Dame student forum
17 April Three thousand kilometres of fun for Notre Dame student
17 April Notre Dame graduate leads accounting firm to national award
11 April International award for Notre Dame Arts graduate
05 April Research into injury prevention for ballet performers attracts international recognition
03 April Fremantle partnership delivers fun sports day for primary students

March
28 March Notre Dame academic receives prestigious Fulbright Scholarship
28 March Student leaders to change the world, beginning with just $1
27 March Notre Dame recognises significant achievement in Business School
26 March Outstanding staff and students recognised at Vice Chancellor's awards
25 March Notre Dame's Clinical School at Lithgow officially opens
20 March Study Abroad student shaves for good cause
18 March Guest lecture delivered by US Consul-General
14 March Fremantle's West End fires up for exciting Dash
12 March Improving teacher quality requires broader input than minimum ATAR score
07 March Guilty beyond a reasonable tweet – role of social media in the Australian courtroom
01 March Lenten tradition reflected upon at Notre Dame
01 March Lively debate sets scene for close election in Fremantle

February
28 February Nursing students return to classes in upgraded simulation wards
27 February Media Statement - ALP Venue Booking
27 February Sydney Campus welcomes new Dean of Law
26 February Students choose Notre Dame Sydney for its accessibility
25 February Notre Dame's Foundation Year program offers chance at university for young volunteer
21 February Lifetime commitment to shaping Catholic education in Australia rewarded
20 February Notre Dame's Vice Chancellor reappointed
20 February Implications of Pope Benedict XVI's resignation discussed at Notre Dame
18 February Notre Dame community gathers for start of Lent
14 February Former director of WA Catholic Education Office welcomed at Notre Dame
14 February Greek program at Notre Dame recognised internationally
12 February Implementation of new national curriculum for schools focus of Notre Dame conference
05 February Notre Dame staff and students contribute to Shakespearean classic

January
31 January Delivering quality health outcomes; right treatment, right time, right place
30 January First year Notre Dame Medicine students receive traditional welcome
23 January Fremantle community welcomed to Notre Dame's free Community BBQ
23 January Notre Dame congratulates Margaret Beazley on distinguished appointment
21 January Notre Dame-Cervantes Institute collaboration to enrich student learning
21 January WA's gifted and talented encouraged to promote understanding of different faiths
18 January Aboriginal healthcare a passion for Notre Dame Nursing graduate
15 January Notre Dame to host eagerly-anticipated International Conference on Tradition
07 January Gold medical future for former Hockeyroo