Wednesday 31 May, 2017
On Wednesday 31 May 2017, Dr Kerri Eagle spoke to Warrane residents about the lessons she has learnt from her role a forensic psychiatrist.
Wednesday 17 May, 2017
Julie Inman Grant, the eSafety Commissioner, spoke with Warrane residents after formal dinner on 17 May 2017. Her role is to help Australians minimise their risks of various forms of online abuse.
Wednesday 3 May, 2017
When Daniel Assaf visited Warrane as the Wednesday Night Guest on 4 May 2017, his focus wasn’t on telling the boys about his career. He was there to motivate them – to inspire them to be their very best selves.
Monday 24 April, 2017
On 29 March 2017, it was Warrane old boy Tim Edwards that was guest speaker for the Wednesday night dinner. Grateful and excited to be back, he told the residents that his one regret from his Warrane days was treating the place as a hotel for the first 12 weeks out of his almost six-year stay. 12 weeks seems a small part, but he wished he had gotten involved, and therefore enjoyed himself more, right from the start!
Thursday 6 April, 2017
When Jim Macnamara, Professor of Public Communication at the University of Technology Sydney, spoke to the Warrane boys on 22 March 2017, it was all about listening. He told them that just as listening is so important on an interpersonal level, it is also important at an organisational level – a particular interest of his.
Wednesday 5 April, 2017
Nigel Kassulke, a former journalist and Australian Wallaby, is Director at corporate communications firm Cannings where he provides strategic communications advice to national and international clients on their interaction with the media, financial markets, governments and key stakeholders. He spoke at Warrane College on 5 April 2017.
Sunday 26 March, 2017
The height of his career saw him as an agent of change in the Australian financial markets, so it’s no wonder that Jim Dominguez came to the Warrane Wednesday Night Dinner on 26 April 2017 armed with many bon mots for the boys.
Monday 20 March, 2017
James Curran may be a professor of history at Sydney University, but when he visited Warrane on Wednesday 8 March, he kept it very current. As someone who teaches courses in Australian political culture and foreign policy, as well as the history of America's relations with the world, what do you think his topic of choice was? None other than the Donald Trump, President of the USA – and what his election might mean for Australia
Monday 13 March, 2017
“What makes for a successful life?”’ was the question that Damien Tudehope, the Liberal Member for the seat of Epping, posed to the Warrane boys at the Wednesday Formal Dinner on 1 March 2017. Would it be earning a lot of money; achieving great status; having a good circle of friends? These could all be part of it, he suggested, but certainly not all of it.
Wednesday 19 October, 2016
Do you think that personal faith should play a part in politics? It’s the kind of discussion you’d probably avoid at a friendly dinner party, but it was exactly what Bay Warburton spoke about to the Warrane boys on Wednesday 5 October 2016. And he should know all about it, considering that he’s a practicing Christian as well as Chief of Staff for NSW Premier, Mike Baird.