15 Oct – Sydney Women’s International Club Choir

15 Oct – Sydney Women’s International Club Choir

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St Paul’s College again hosts the delightful voices of the Sydney Women’s International Club Choir who are giving a community concert in the College Chapel on Monday 15 October at 11am. Under the baton of Linda Shoostovian they are presenting a program of well-loved works spanning a range of musical genres from the Baroque to Pop. The international club choir enjoys its exploration of music from across the globe. This is a free event. Everyone is welcome. Parking is available on the College oval. Monday 15 October, 11 am (this is a new date, please disregard the previously advised August date) The College Chapel

History of University Life

29 Aug – History of University Life Research Seminar in Higher Education Series

2 months ago

The fourth seminar in the History of University Life Sydney Research Seminar in Higher Education for 2018 will be Dr Laura Ginters, Agamemnon comes to the Antipodes, to be held Wednesday 29 August 2018, St Paul’s College Senior Common Room, noon to 1.30pm. Dr Laura Ginters is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of Sydney. Her current research focusses on historical rehearsal practices, and Australian theatre history, especially amateur theatre: her book on student drama at the University of Sydney (The Ripples Before the (New) Wave, with Robyn Dalton) will be published in 2018 by Currency Press. Those interested in attending should contact Richard Morgan at community@stpauls.edu.au An overview of the seminar, written by Dr Ginters, is below.   Agamemnon comes to the Antipodes Early Drama at the University of Sydney In 1886 students and staff from the Classics department of the University

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25 Aug – University and College Open Day

2 months ago

Please encourage prospective applicants to the College – for undergraduate or graduate places – to visit the College on the University of Sydney and St Paul’s College Open Day – Saturday 25 August, 10am to 4pm. Open Day is an opportunity for everyone to see the College in operation and to inspect the new Ivan Head Building and to see Graduate House under construction. Open Day is a University-wide event that attracts many would-be tertiary students. A visit to St Paul’s will give prospective students a taste of College life. This is a free event. Everyone is welcome! Saturday 25 Aug, 10 am to 4 pm

7, 9 & 10 June – Mummers present The Bald Soprano by Eugene Ionesco

2 months ago

Thursday 7 June, 7.30 pm Saturday 9 June, 7.30 pm Sunday 10 June, 7.30 pm The Rogers Room, St Paul’s College Mummers present – The Bald Soprano by Eugene Ionesco Mummers, the student dramatic society bringing together students from St Paul’s College and The Womens College, invites students, parents, alumni and friends to the Semester 1 play on Thursday 7 (student night),  Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 June. The play, an important example of the ‘theatre of the absurd’, consists mainly of a series of meaningless conversations between two couples that eventually deteriorate into babbling. First produced in 1950,  Ionesco described it as an ‘antiplay’.

ANZAC Commemoration Service on 25 April.

4 months ago

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History of University Life Seminar – Wednesday 2 May 2018

4 months ago

The Conveners of the Sydney Research Seminar in Higher Education invite alumni, students and staff of the University of Sydney to join them at the May 2018 ‘History of University Life Seminar’. MAY SEMINAR: Wednesday 2 May 12.00 noon – 1.30 pm (sandwich lunch provided – free of charge) In the Senior Common Room, St Paul’s College, The University of Sydney RSVP to Deryck Schreuder by Friday 27 April so we can confirm catering arrangements—seating is limited.  deryck@schreuder.com.au Prof Stephen Garton, Provost and Deputy Vice Chancellor, University of Sydney Prof Garton will discuss: The Future of Higher Education in Australia – Challenges for the 21st Century University The History of University Life Seminar explores the past, present and future of higher education. The Seminar was established in 2008 as a way to encourage discussion on higher education between members of the Colleges and the University. The sessions are held more

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History of University Life Seminar – 28 March

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The Conveners of the History of University Life Seminars invite alumni, students and staff of the University of Sydney to join them at the first Seminar for 2018. RSVP to Deryck Schreuder by Monday 26 March so we can confirm catering arrangements—seating is limited.  deryck@schreuder.com.au History of University Life Seminar Series 2018: Em Prof Geoffrey Sherington, University of Sydney FIRST SEMINAR: Wednesday 28 March 12.00 noon – 1.30 pm In the Senior Common Room, St Paul’s College, The University of Sydney Sandwich lunch provided – free of charge Em Prof Geoffrey Sherington will discuss Alexander Mackie, College Principal and University Professor: the quest for teaching as a profession and education as an academic discipline. Geoffrey Sherington is Emeritus Professor of Education at the University of Sydney. His biography of Alexander Mackie will be published in 2018. The History of University Life Seminar explores the past, present and future of higher

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David Drury – Sydney Opera House performance

5 months ago

St Paul’s College Director of Music, David Drury, will be at the console of the Sydney Opera House Grand Organ on Friday 23 March at 11.00 am for a Sydney Symphony Orchestra “Tea and Symphony” concert. Concert flyer Tickets David Drury is well known to Australian audiences as an organist, choral conductor and composer. He has recently performed solo recitals in Sydney, Adelaide, Hobart and Los Angeles, and at the Ballarat Goldfields Festival and New England Bach Festival. In addition to performing with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra when organ is required, he has also performed in concerts with Sydney Philharmonia Choirs, Bel a cappella, Coro Innominata, Australian Baroque Brass and the early music ensemble Camerata Antica. David has recently returned from playing for the Choir of The Pilgrim Church, Adelaide on a tour of ten English Cathedrals. In June he will play again in Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris and Southwark

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Intercol Athletics

10 months ago
Sydney University Intercollegiate Athletics Carnival will be held on Wednesday 11 October from 4.30 pm at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Field. http://www.susf.com.au/files/Athletics2.pdf This event is the decider for the 2017 Rawson Cup as Pauls and Andrew are now equally ranked first
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Chapel Choir Concert – 26 Oct

11 months ago

Another remarkable musical event at the College is being held on Thursday 26 October from 8pm. The acclaimed St Paul’s College Chapel Choir presents its Semester 2 choral concert in the beautiful surrounds of the College Chapel in tribute to Dr Ivan Head the retiring Warden of the College. All welcome | Exit by donation | parking in the grounds 2017 Sem2 Choir Concert Poster