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Media Releases 2014



December
22 December Notre Dame Graduation 2014
22 December Notre Dame confers Honorary Doctor of Laws on Dr Carolyn Woo
22 December At your doorstep: Notre Dame brings Open Day to Lithgow
19 December Notre Dame, Sydney Sixers partnerships puts runs on the board for education
18 December Notre Dame here to help to pave career path for ATAR recipients
17 December Scholarship graduate ready to take on life as a lawyer
17 December Lighting up debate on legal selling of e-cigarettes in Australia
15 December Ask, apply, enrol: Course Information Day at The University of Notre Dame Australia
15 December At your doorstep: Notre Dame brings Course Information Day to Auburn
11 December Retreat Day for Women explores finding peace of heart
11 December Notre Dame confers highest academic award of Doctor of Laws honoris causa
on The Honourable Kim Beazley AC
11 December Terrific Thomson trio live calling for teaching vocation
8 December New e-journal to promote Catholic education in Australasia
5 December Early offer instils confidence ahead of HSC exams & results
4 December Religious liberty benefits economic and social outcomes
4 December Emerging Nurse Leader’s vision for advancement of nursing awarded
3 December Mutant protein may be sparking diabetes cases: Notre Dame researcher
3 December Students shine on the big screen at annual showcase
1 December GST reform necessary to bridge gender gap

November
27 November Philosophy and ethics essential ingredients for legal minds
27 November Notre Dame architect recognised as WA's best
27 November Teaching tomorrow's thinkers an easy decision for Teagan
20 November New journal shares research into value of philosophy for nurturing young big thinkers
19 November Making a difference to nurses and midwives through excellence in care
17 November Notre Dame student wins gold at peak university sporting event
17 November Breaking down barriers to learning no challenge for philosopher
17 November Notre Dame salutes its sporting successes
11 November Vision to relieve chronic pain takes step forward
10 November Notre Dame participates in first National Indigenous Tertiary Education Student Games
7 November PhD student wins prestigious literary award with debut novel ‘Hades’
7 November Bringing in the Festive Season through prayer and song at Notre Dame
3 November Medieval text unites Notre Dame students and inspires original festival

October
31 October National recognition for Notre Dame staff for their contributions to education
28 October New Law Society President to champion improved wellbeing of WA lawyers
28 October Kimberley Calling for Early Childhood teacher
28 October Medical innovation sees Notre Dame Professor nominated for Australian of The Year
27 October National research grant to help ageing population stay on their feet
26 October Notre Dame showcases West End beauty by Twilight
21 October Scoring goals for Australia’s future soccer superstars
21 October St John of God Sisters continue legacy through Visiting Scholar Program
16 October Physical and mental health the key to exam success
16 October Human rights President advocates for the power of vision in an unjust world
16 October Rural placements open doors for Nursing graduate
7 October Medicine students slice through competition at state-wide games
6 October Indigenous knowledge essential for psychologist's learning journey
2 October Enrich your career prospects at Notre Dame’s Postgraduate Evening

September
26 September Students and staff get into the spirit of Christmas charity
24 September Distinguished endorsement for Indigenous constitutional recognition
23 September eTextbook transforms medical education and earns Professor international award
23 September Share, serve and shine: International conference inspires future doctor
19 September Notre Dame congratulates Archbishop-elect Anthony Fisher OP on his appointment as Archbishop
19 September Lifelong learning enriches careers
9 September Exploring pathways to university
4 September Memorandum paves pathways to university study at Notre Dame
2 September Challenging the over-use of antibiotics in the face of increased resistance
1 September Annual lecture challenges human rights as a secular construct

August
28 August Daring to imagine the future of Catholic education
20 August Find your way at the Notre Dame Open Day
18 August Daniel scores goal with Scottish futsal powerhouse
18 August Attorney-General to deliver annual lecture on religious liberty
15 August Nulungu Lecture shines spotlight on Indigenous constitutional recognition
15 August Graduates rate Notre Dame 5 stars for the eighth year in a row
14 August Youth stories shared in Kimberley art competition
14 August Notre Dame celebrates first Midwifery graduates
11 August University Campus pioneers recognised at portrait unveiling
8 August Growing basketball in WA the aim for new SBL commission inductee
8 August Kimberley stories shared at Christoff Exhibition

July
31 July Notre Dame celebrates 25 years with action-packed Open Day Festival
31 July Job success, personalised learning – cornerstones of the Notre Dame experience.
29 July New Rural Clinical School site to provide specialised medical training opportunities.
29 July Pilgrimage expands future teachers’ understanding of Aboriginal culture.
25 July PhD research paves the way for cultural awareness in indigenous education
23 July Recognising Indigenous war veterans focus of NAIDOC Week celebrations
23 July Nursing and midwifery graduates honoured for service and achievements
14 July Improving career outcomes for physiotherapists
11 July Annual lecture series brings WA Aboriginal history to life
8 July Mentoring Program opens industry doors for Law students
8 July Personalised touch to lessons on human behaviour
4 July Notre Dame Medicine student heads to Princeton for ethics program
3 July Chinese students have growing interest in Australian law

June
30 June Pregnancy for women with eating disorders an unseen struggle
26 June Notre Dame wins gold for largest team in community run
20 June Notre Dame grant to deliver international research experience
20 June Empowering women in health: students participate in UN Commission
18 June Post graduate studies boost business leadership
17 June Exercise physiology a matter of mind, body and heart
12 June Local education agreement signed and sealed
9 June Opinion: Disillusionment and Moral Injury: The Curious Case of Bowe Bergdahl
6 June Photoshop Law keeps 'beauty' real

May
30 May Bright future ahead for early childhood professionals
23 May Notre Dame Lecturer takes centre stage
21 May Education students commit to nation-wide cause
14 May Mental health education vital to curbing worrying trend
14 May Bias debate links student journalists with media experts
07 May Learn about a career in teaching from experts
07 May Facing Australia's future with Indigenous Constitutional recognition
06 May Public invited to discussions with coveted visiting Professor
02 May Importance of hands in healing celebrated at Notre Dame
01 May Booming insight to WA's political history focus of book by Peter Kennedy

April
24 April Doctors come to town: conference to encourage rural practice among future GPs
24 April Opinion: Supporting Our Veterans: Moral Therapy in Civilian Life
23 April Dr Dearin honoured as Local Legend
17 April New course has the morality of Hollywood under the spotlight
11 April Notre Dame students’ flash mob routine applauded by Lance Holt students
4 April Notre Dame community welcomes new Dean of Medicine
4 April Academic, ethical and innovative achievements recognised at Notre Dame
2 April No bumpy road to success for Notre Dame film student

March
27 March Helping older people stand on their own two feet
26 March Bridging the gap between Indigenous students and university education opportunities
24 March Notre Dame and Hills Shire community celebrate one year of educational partnership
24 March Notre Dame student awarded for Paralympic spirit and returns home a medallist
24 March Opinion: media widely accepts Pope but have they missed the point?
20 March Global recognition for young business leader
20 March Australia's first Catholic university celebrates its 25th anniversary
20 March Notre Dame Professor cycles for schizophrenia
13 March Take a digital journey this Lent with Notre Dame and Xt3.com
12 March Bangkok Nursing educators turn to Notre Dame for invaluable advice
12 March Be challenged this Lent – join a series of lectures at St Mary’s Cathedral
11 March Scholarship to help education student to become inspirational teacher
11 March Business graduates benefit from career-boosting internships
11 March Groundbreaking rural medicine program celebrates 10 years
10 March Notre Dame Law student on track to represent Australia in biathlon
10 March Student excellence in Philosophy and Theology recognised
7 March WA Chief Justice advocates for equal access to legal representation for all at Law seminar series
7 March Notre Dame Medicine student hits the slopes at Paralympics

February
28 February WA footballers kick goals with coaching collaboration
28 February Notre Dame Education students make a difference in India
26 February Business student scores deal with Barcelona futsal club
25 February Notre Dame congratulates Cardinal Pell on his appointment as Prefect
21 February Notre Dame Professor inspires School of Law for the new academic year
21 February Notre Dame and Richmond Fellowship WA partner to help people have healthy bodies and healthy minds
20 February MED2000 students bring creative flair to learning emergency procedures
18 February International students bring lively debate to Sydney campus
18 February Notre Dame and Westfund to provide free health checks and save lives in Lithgow
17 February Young film maker makes lemonade from lemons
17 February Student loses locks to support cancer research
17 February Traditional welcome to Notre Dame for new Medicine students
13 February Nursing and Midwifery Dean appointed Head of Fremantle Campus
12 February Notre Dame academic and student help reduce youth crime through fitness
11 February Australian century-old wartime artefacts provide glimpse into lives of ANZACs
5 February Rural GPs ill prepared for health impact of climate change

January
30 January New Campus Chaplain appointed to continue University mission
30 January Australia Day honours for distinguished Notre Dame members
30 January London calls for outstanding Economics student
15 January Notre Dame Law Schools rated best in the nation
15 January Student uni applications still open at Notre Dame!
7 January Postgraduate studies improve professional skills for Notre Dame staff