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’.
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. firstname.lastname@example.org 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
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. email@example.com 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
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