How to live with purpose, and other lessons from Kevin Bailey

image How to live with purpose, and other lessons from Kevin Bailey

Wednesday 9 August, 2017

“I actually want to have a life that has purpose; that has meaning; that has excellence. And I encourage you boys to aspire for greatness.” An Evening with Kevin Bailey.
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Gurinder Nagra: passionate scientist, avid reader, and inspiring blogger

image Gurinder Nagra: passionate scientist, avid reader, and inspiring blogger

Monday 24 July, 2017

His ideas are big, but the delivery is soft-spoken and unassuming. Talking to old Warrane boy Gurinder Nagra, a real humility is evident – a humility that perhaps you wouldn’t expect from a 23-year old who’s done Oxford Summer School, volunteered in Zimbabwe, and is about to set off across the seas for a funded PhD at Stanford University.
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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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The power of purpose

image The power of purpose

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.
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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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