What does the future of medicine look like?

image What does the future of medicine look like?

Wednesday 28 June, 2017

If you’re wondering what the future of medicine looks like, the right person to ask would be Dr Martin Seneviratne. He may be only 27 years old, but his work and study over the years have made him quite the expert on this question! On Wednesday 15 March 2017, he spoke to the boys at Warrane about the medicine industry and the world of medical software.
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What affects your motivation? Ideas from educational psychologist Scientia Professor Andrew Martin

image What affects your motivation? Ideas from educational psychologist Scientia Professor Andrew Martin

Wednesday 28 June, 2017

When educational psychologist Scientia Professor Andrew Martin from UNSW’s School of Education spoke to the Warrane boys on Wednesday 24 May 2017, he spoke of his area of research – motivation. A timely topic for the boys with university exams upon them, Martin told them how he looks at the factors and the processes that are relevant to learning: what switches students on and what switches them off?
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Newcastle Grammar boys then; Warrane boys now

image Newcastle Grammar boys then; Warrane boys now

Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Trading country life for the city can be hard, so it’s a pretty cool thing that a handful of boys who went to school at Newcastle Grammar ended up together at Warrane. Of the six boys, three gave us a look at how they ended up in Sydney, what they’re studying at UNSW, and life at Warrane.
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Talent is never far at Warrane! Meet cultural scholarship recipients Clemens Del Rosario and Cameron Day

image Talent is never far at Warrane! Meet cultural scholarship recipients Clemens Del Rosario and Cameron Day

Wednesday 17 May, 2017

One thing’s for sure – there is no shortage of talent at Warrane. Especially when you’re talking to a couple of residents who happened to enter on the Cultural Scholarship: Clemens Del Rosario and Cameron Day.
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4 career tips from company MD and old boy, Tim Edwards

image 4 career tips from company MD and old boy, Tim Edwards

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!
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Head Tutor Junya Eguchi on why life is fuller at Warrane

image Head Tutor Junya Eguchi on why life is fuller at Warrane

Tuesday 18 April, 2017

For Junya Eguchi, the experience of living at Warrane College is something he describes as life-changing. A resident at the college for five years now, this year he took on the role of Head Tutor – which involves coordinating the tutors, among other administrative things. He’s doing his masters at UNSW, which uses a special imaging technique to study how muscles change with training.
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Semester 2 Applications are now open!

image Semester 2 Applications are now open!

Friday 7 April, 2017

Warrane College is now accepting applications for semester 2 - apply now as places are limited!
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Communication professor Jim Macnamara on how to listen at an organisational level

image Communication professor Jim Macnamara on how to listen at an organisational level

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.
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The Donald Trump presidency: how will it affect Australia?

image The Donald Trump presidency: how will it affect Australia?

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
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State MP, Damien Tudehope, on what makes a successful life

image State MP, Damien Tudehope, on what makes a successful life

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.
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