The Women's College is excited to announce that The Reverend Dr Cecilie Lander (alumna 1966-1968) has been recognised in the 2021 Queen's Birthday Honours List as a Member (AM) in the general division of the Order of Australia, for her significant service to neurological medicine and to the Anglican Church of Australia. Associate Professor Cecilie Lander is a neurologist who has worked in private practice and at the Royal Brisbane Women's Hospital for over 40 years. Cecilie was ordained Priest in 1996 in the Diocese of Brisbane.
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Check out the latest issue of CONNECT - Parent Communique - Issue 05 2021. A publication for our parents of current students at The Women's College. Enjoy reading some of the highlights of Semester 1! Note: To read the brochure, please click on the fullscreen icon (bottom right, next to the magnifying glass icon)
Online Auction Bids are now open to Win a Cocktail Function. Bids can also be placed in person at the following events - Standing Committee Luncheon - Friday 2 July Alumnae Reunion Celebrations - Saturday 17 July Father & Daughter Drinks – Friday 3 September The highest bidder will be announced at the Father & Daughter Drinks on Friday 3 September. The winner will enjoy a three-hour cocktail party for 30 people including a selection of seven canapes with a bar tab to the value of $300 (additional wines available at wholesale prices). Food and beverage service is included in [...]
Alumnae milestone reunions to reconnect, remember and share memories are being held on Saturday 17 July. Lunch – 12:00pm – 3:00pm – Fresher Year Groups – 1950, 1951, 1960, 1961, 1970, 1971, 1980, 1981 Dinner – 6:00pm – 9:00pm – Fresher Year Groups – 1990, 1991, 2000, 2001, 2010, 2011 Book a table of friends from your Fresher Year Group - https://www.womens.uq.edu.au/event/reunion-celebrations/
An annual fundraising event, named in honour of the Standing Committee, who established and fundraised for The Women's College from the early 1900s. Book a table of friends and enjoy a two-course lunch, guest speaker and entertainment on Friday 2 July - https://www.womens.uq.edu.au/event/standing-committee-luncheon/
Congratulations to second-year resident, Lucy Charles, who is the lucky winner of the 'Win a Day's Work Experience at Australia's #1 breakfast show, Sunrise, in Sydney. Lucy is a business student at QUT and will have the opportunity to watch Sunrise go to air, meet the on-air presenters, and then have a one-on-one meeting with the Executive Producer. The Women's College extends its appreciation to Channel 7 Sunrise for providing this wonderful prize and supporting the new Alumnae Awards prize which will be awarded to a current student for the first time in 2022. [...]
Congratulations to our students for taking out first place in the ICC Choralfest Competition on 15 April. Under the direction of the 2021 Convenors, Molly Parker and Phoebe Heslop, 45 students represented Women’s in this annual competition which was held at Cromwell College this year. Although a team effort, soloists, Olivia Ayoub, Kirsten Brown, Christine Fairweather, Zoe Garraway, Grace Miller, Lara Miller, Molly Parker and Sophia Ross, must be acknowledged for their amazing performances. This outstanding win places Women’s College at the top of the 2021 ICC Cultural ladder.
Congratulations to the 2021 Women's College Alumnae Award winners - Phoebe Thomas - Young Alumna Award, Suzanne Bosanquet - Community Alumna Award, Phoebe Young - Inspirational Alumna Award and Amanda Johnston-Pell - Women’s College Alumna Award.
Applications for residency at The Women's College are now open for 2022. For details about the application process, click here - https://www.womens.uq.edu.au/apply-womens-college/
Welcome to the first issue of Wooza. A recruitment magazine for future residents, Wooza, has been designed specifically for high school students in Year 11 and Year 12. It will be published annually and released in the lead-up to The Women's College Open Day. This first issue is a mini-mag and provides an insight into life at The Women's College and the activities with which residents are involved. There are endless opportunities to broaden your network and gain the most from your university education while living at Women's. We focus on how to extend those opportunities for residents to ensure [...]