Recital celebrating the re-opening of the refurbished organ

Recital celebrating the re-opening of the refurbished organ

6 days ago

Saturday 4 April, 2:30pm – College Chapel After many months of refurbishment the College’s pipe organ is ready for normal duties supporting services of worship and concerts in the College Chapel. Please join us for the opening recital with internationally acclaimed concert organist David Drury. David is the Director of Music at the College and has led our musical programme since his appointment in 1992. David is joined by John Foster (trumpet) and Elise Morton (soprano). The programme will include well known pieces by JS Bach, Charpentier, Moreau, Peeters, Handel, Vivaldi, Buxtehude, Erbach and Karg-Elert. All welcome The recital will be followed by afternoon tea. Exit by donation in support of the College’s Chapel Music Fund. During the recital the Chaplain will re-dedicate the organ and we will be recognising the very generous support of the Albert Family, the original donors of the organ. It was brought out from Zaandam,

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1960 Freshers 60-Year Reunion

1 week ago

Sunday 5 April, 10:30am – College Chapel The College welcomes the 60-year reunion of the 1960 Fresher group and their partners and friends for lunch in the Dining Hall on Sunday 4 April. All enquiries can be directed to Richard Morgan, Director of Community Development at the College on tel. 02 9550 7444, email.  community@stpauls.edu.au or Graham Priddle at email. gpriddle1@bigpond.com  

Installation of The Reverend Dr Ed Loane as the 12th Warden

1 week ago

Saturday 29 February, 2:30pm – College Chapel The Fellows of St Paul’s College invite Paulines, their families and friends to the installation of Revd Dr Ed Loanes as 12th Warden of the College by The Most Revd Dr Glenn Davies, Archbishop of Sydney. Following the service in the Chapel afternoon tea will be served in the Quadrangle. Please rsvp by clicking here. All enquiries can be directed to Richard Morgan, Director of Community Development at the College on tel. 02 9550 7444, email.  community@stpauls.edu.au.   

31 May – SPCWO ‘Welcome to Winter’ Party

9 months ago

All parents, friends, Paulines and supporters of the College are invited to the St Paul’s College Women’s Organisation Welcome to Winter Party on Friday 31 May 2019 at 6.00pm in the Junior Common Room at the College $60 per person RSVP Friday, 21 May 2019 to https://www.trybooking.com/BCPEU Dress: smart, casual …and warm! Inquiries to Michelle Paterson m.paterson@mac.com 0415 692 294

Lloyd Waddy

30 May – Thank you Dinner and Service for The Hon Lloyd Waddy AM RFD QC

9 months ago

Thursday 30 May 2019, 6.00 for 6.30pm Dinner in Hall, 7.45pm Chapel Service, followed by supper Please join us to celebrate Lloyd Waddy’s 48 years of exceptional service to the College as a Fellow (1971-2019) at a College dinner and Chapel service. The link to RSVP can be found here. For any enquiries, please contact Richard Morgan at community@stpauls.edu.au.

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

1 year 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.

1 year ago

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History of University Life Seminar – Wednesday 2 May 2018

1 year 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

1 year ago

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

1 year 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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