News tag: 'Warrane College'

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

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 “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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Liam Clifford: even busier than your average med student

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If your stereotypical medical student doesn’t have time for anything apart from university, then 25-year old Liam Clifford just isn’t that guy. While he’s been studying hard for seven years at UNSW – three years of medical science, first class honours the following year, and then three years of undergraduate medicine after that – this Warrane resident manages to fit in a whole lot more.
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William Horspool on his PhD and other adventures

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Whether you know him as Will or Bill, you can’t deny that William Horspool’s hometown has the best names – he hails from Dark Corner Road in the village of Sunny Corner. There surely can only be few reasons to leave a place that sounds so pleasant, but William’s will do the trick: he’s residing at Warrane to do his PhD.
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Ryan Powell: champion runner, and rural scholarship recipient

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Hailing from Devonport in Tasmania, Ryan Powell’s only travel thus far has taken him to the Australian mainland. But Sydney is glad to have him, and has shown it by awarding him with both a UNSW scholarship and one of Warrane College’s rural scholarships.
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Watsons at Warrane: Old boys Andy & James on their memories of college life

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When chatting to two Warrane old boys about their time at the college, Watson brothers Andy and James definitely had one thing in common – their favourite memories were sport-related (hello, rugby grand final wins, and beating New College for the Sports Shield!). And really, who can blame them?
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UNIV 2016: Rich in history, faith and culture

From 19-30 March 2016, a group of 20+ young men - including Warrane residents Bryan Oh and Edward Chin – made their way to Rome for the annual UNIV Forum. A mix of faith and culture, the conference began in 1968 with the aim of allowing young people from around the world to experience Holy Week and Easter in Rome, while offering them a chance to reflect on different issues and take home constructive ideas for bettering society.
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The enigma that is Stephen Quinn, Cultural Scholarship recipient

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In the past, 19-year old Stephen Quinn has been nicknamed “the enigma,” and it seems to suit him. Because with him, what you see is really only a glimpse of what you get.
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Armin Alimardani: a PhD student who quotes Rocky and likes to lose

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Armin Alimardani, 27 year old PhD student and Warrane resident, likes to lose.
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The sky’s the limit for one of this year’s Rural Scholarship recipients

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Tim Gallagher is studying Aviation Management at UNSW.
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The Camino de Santiago: not just a walk

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Donnelly brothers, Matt and Joe, share their experience of walking the Camino from Portugal to Spain
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Do you have what it takes to be successful?

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Success in the corporate world demands more than academic results and hard work.
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7 career secrets from a 25-year investment banker

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When looking for career advice, it’s best to seek it from someone with over 25 years of experience in their industry. Perhaps someone who is a Managing Director, Head of Corporate Finance and Capital Markets for Australia and NZ for a company like CITIC CLSA Capital Markets Limited, Asia’s largest and the world’s 5th largest investment bank. Wide experience in fields like private equity, telecommunications, media and technology, and cross-border takeovers wouldn’t go astray either.
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Brief is best: reflections on the art of writing with Mr Andrew Tink AM

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Former NSW shadow Attorney General and professional writer, Mr Andrew Tink AM, shared highlights from his public life when he delivered a wide-ranging talk at the College on Wednesday 25 May 2016.
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'Even when I am down, I am up!'

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The CEO of online magazine MANSAM, Mr Sam Leon, has been successful in many business ventures and in public life, so when he spoke to Warrane residents on Wednesday 3 March 2016, he shared his recipe for success
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NSW RSL president talks about the nature of leadership

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President of the NSW RSL, Rod White AM spoke to residents of Warrane about leadership and his experiences.
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Leveraging Your Mindset for Academic Success

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Associate Professor at the UNSW School of Management, Peter Heslin helped open the academic year with some insights into academic success.
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The Importance of Medical Mentors

Associate Professor Jonathan Stretch AM spoke with medical students at Warrane on 4 June 2012.
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Engineer of the Year: Creating and Solving Problems

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Electrical Engineer of the Year Dr. Robert Barr spoke with engineering students at Warrane on April 23, 2012.
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Refugee from Sierra Leone Shares His Story

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Mr Amadu Bangura, a law graduate and refugee from Sierra Leone, spoke with Warrane residents about his experiences on March 14, 2012.
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Gaudeamus Ingeniatores

Engineering Old Boys mark their graduation by dropping in to College.
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Capitalising on Emotional Intelligence

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Chris Golis spoke with Warrane residents about his career and his work with EI after formal dinner on March 7.
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Preparation the Key, Says Major General

Retired Major General Jim Molan addressed Warrane residents at the Inaugural Dinner for 2012 on February 29.
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New Master Appointed

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Dr Gerald Fogarty is the new Master of Warrane College.
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Parliament recognises Warrane's volunteer projects

Warrane's volunteers were noted in NSW Parliament in 2011.
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Success in Timor Leste

17 Warrane residents have returned from a successful and fulfilling Workcamp in East Timor.
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Neil Fernandes Awarded PhD

Warrane resident Neil Fernandes was awarded a PhD last Thursday night.
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Rhys Wins Bevan Corbett Award

Rhys Gard, from Narrabri, has won the Bevan Corbett Award for 2011.
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Outstanding Contribution from Valedicts

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Warrane said farewell to 12 graduating residents on October 12.
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A Minister's Winning Ways

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NSW Minister Victor Dominello MP visited the College on 5 October 2011 and spoke with residents after formal dinner.
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Coal Executive: Anything May Be

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Gavin May spoke with Warrane residents after formal dinner on September 28, 2011.
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