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Media Releases 2016



December
19 December Notre Dame #1 university in Australia for Graduate Overall Employment
19 December Marcel a force to be reckoned with on international rugby stage
15 December Research resuscitates incentives for nurses to stay in regional WA
14 December All the glitz and glamour of Notre Dame’s Annual Screen Showcase
13 December Help is at hand for school leavers deciding on their next steps
12 December Being people of hope: How we can put ‘Christ’ back into Christmas
9 December Notre Dame commemorates pioneer of remote WA education
8 December The future of mathematics education in Australia – why it is important
8 December Notre Dame provides gateway to a 21st century learning and teaching career
6 December Notre Dame the perfect mix of experience and location for Albany resident
5 December NHMRC grant to provide life-changing breast cancer research
2 December Notre Dame first uni in WA to receive St John Safe accreditation

November
30 November New course in Catholic Leadership available in 2017
23 November Exam success starts with Notre Dame’s ATAR Express
21 November Mass and Blessing to celebrate historic restoration of St Benedict’s Church
18 November ANZCA grant to further research chronic pain management
14 November Notre Dame student named WA’s most outstanding journalist
11 November The Bard on Broadway showcases Shakespearean legacy
10 November New online resource to support chronic pain management
10 November Medical students go bush to assist at-risk Aboriginal youth
8 November Global program to build leadership capacity of nurses
2 November Planting the seeds of rehabilitation in the Darling Range
1 November Hong Kong learning adventure awaits for Broome student

October
31 October International learning grants open doors to global community for Notre Dame students
28 October Notre Dame celebrates a decade of success
27 October Chief Justice Robert French speaks on the changing face of judicial leadership in WA
21 October Exploring Kingdom of God through theological study of Edenic imagery
14 October Notre Dame duo part of Telethon team to study health impacts of energy drinks
10 October Citations for outstanding contributions to student learning
4 October Australian High Court Chief Justice to speak on modern day judicial leadership in WA
3 October Going for gold – celebrating the sporting achievements of Notre Dame students

September
28 September   Postgrad studies open new doors
22 September Notre Dame welcomes Professor Margaret Somerville
21 September Archbishop Porteous opens Notre Dame’s inaugural Religious Liberty Conference
21 September SCC Outstanding Nursing Student Scholarship Winner 2016
20 September Celebration of unity as followers of Abraham
19 September Getting physical key to a greater sense of self in adolescents
15 September Notre Dame medical students join in race to save ‘lives’ at Rotto
14 September Vale Associate Professor Amanda Jane McBride
14 September ASEACCU Conference celebrates culture, faith and care for our common home
7 September Funding opens doors in the world for Notre Dame students
6 September Celebrating the Notre Dame’s past, present and future
5 September Interfaith event to celebrate Abrahamic roots
2 September To prosecute or not? Law event explores role of Director of Public Prosecutions
1 September Study at one of WA’s top unis, in the heart of Freo

August
31 August Notre Dame students experience the world and help those in need in Timor-Leste
26 August Ten years of 5-star ratings for Notre Dame
23 August Notre Dame partners on national Respect. Now. Always. student survey.
9 August Celebrating Art and Devotion in Christian Tradition
5 August Notre Dame to host ASEACCU Conference on Broome Campus
1 August Research to bring relief to breastfeeding mothers

July
29 July Notre Dame graduates called to “go beyond the ordinary”
25 July Research explores unsung WA pioneer of economic thinking
19 July Stories of Songlines at the heart of Notre Dame’s NAIDOC Week celebrations
15 July Catholic universities have large role to play in 21st century education
11 July Boosting development in Australia’s north for tomorrow
8 July Notre Dame hosts Aboriginal cultural awareness workshop for WA judiciary
1 July Maximise HSC potential with Notre Dame’s HSC Study Week

June
28 June PhD candidate wins inaugural Australian-French business challenge
24 June Notre Dame academic bringing science to the people
20 June Players can benefit from head trauma education, reflection: research
17 June Daniel scores international futsal exposure
16 June Sarah’s community service internationally recognised
15 June Notre Dame award to further research in education law
10 June New law guidebook puts spotlight on government matters
9 June Notre Dame graduate doctor recognised for outstanding research on Anatomy education
7 June Research leads to better patient care
2 June Lights, camera, action: Hollywood calls for Notre Dame student

May
31 May Notre Dame students win prestigious negotiation competition
31 May Journey to international classroom immersion begins
26 May Judges consider social media challenges during national symposium
23 May A flying start for early childhood professionals
23 May Promoting Excellence in Teaching and Learning
20 May Notre Dame students drive election agenda as part of biggest national newsroom
13 May Notre Dame welcomes leading Catholic intellectual to Fremantle
12 May ‘Whale of a Tale’ Program encourages children to develop a lifetime love of reading
11 May Notre Dame student making a difference to the lives of people with an autoimmune disease
10 May Quality education experience and graduate employment: standout features for Notre Dame
6 May Exploring Freo’s fascinating stories during annual Heritage Festival
5 May Enrich career prospects through postgraduate studies

April
27 April Rug up under the Fremantle stars to raise awareness of homelessness
22 April Nathalie’s outstanding achievement recognised by Notre Dame
18 April Airplane crash survivor inspires students to harness healing hands
15 April Bouncing umpiring, professional career in right direction
13 April Notre Dame’s Sydney Campus marks 10th anniversary with landmark graduation
12 April Notre Dame confers Honorary Doctor of Laws on Professor John Haldane
12 April Memorandum enhancing opportunities for Health Sciences students
11 April Learning footy fundamentals with Fremantle Dockers
11 April Sydney Law student makes history at International Moot competition
6 April Business internship helps those in need get back on their feet
4 April Notre Dame consolidates medical teaching through Doctor of Medicine program

March
30 March Notre Dame wins Defence Reserve Support Council NSW Employer Support Award
30 March Rural Health and Rural Medicine take centre stage at Notre Dame
30 March Doctor of Medicine now available at Notre Dame
24 March Annual Dash celebrates students, staff and community in Fremantle’s West End
18 March Excellence in academic work, teaching and service recognised at Notre Dame’s annual Awards Ceremony
17 March Notre Dame promotes National Close the Gap Day
14 March Giving refuge to the homeless in the Northern Territory
10 March Inspiring change in midwifery practice
8 March Equipping parents for the transition from high school to university
3 March Memorandum enriches practicum opportunities for Health Sciences students
2 March Notre Dame meets and exceeds TESQA standards
2 March National project to investigate the public value of Aboriginal organisations

February
29 February Empowering communities to grow ‘warm heart of Africa’
25 February Circle of Life event for Notre Dame student, now Red Cross Youth Engagement Officer
19 February Record attendance at Notre Dame’s O-Day celebrations
17 February Notre Dame welcomes Professor Iain Benson
16 February Growing the Notre Dame Broome community the aim for new Head of Campus
16 February Notre Dame broadens its service-learning program to Timor-Leste
15 February Notre Dame welcomes Professor John Haldane
15 February Burn recovery improved by water cooling: study
12 February Notre Dame supports the national Universities Australia Respect. Now. Always. campaign
11 February Professor Gordian Fulde recognised with national honours
5 February Learning more, creating change – launch of Project Compassion 2016

January
28 January Notre Dame’s unique approach to University entrance selection
28 January Mentor Program helps equip future lawyers for success in their profession
22 January Building leadership outdoors for the benefit of others
21 January Unique NSW pathway to prepare students for teaching careers
8 January Equipping students for exam success
7 January Providing a healing hand to hundreds of Taiwanese burns survivors
5 January Educational experience, graduate employment: standout features for Notre Dame
5 January Physio to help reduce headaches for people with mental health issues