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Valedictory Dinner 2019

By |September 19th, 2019|Categories: Events, Latest News|

Our Valedictory Dinner is a celebration for students leaving the College after having called Women's home for one year or three years. It is an emotional occasion but exciting to see our young women transition to the next stage of their life. We are delighted to have Margaret Sheil AO, Vice-Chancellor and President, QUT, join us guest speaker for this significant event. This is an invitation-only event. For further [...]

Parent Evening 2019

By |August 12th, 2019|Categories: Latest News|

Parents, grandparents and siblings of our current residents, are warmly invited to attend The Women’s College Inaugural Parent Evening for Champagne and Canapes. This special occasion will be an opportunity to meet other parents, our College staff and hear about our new scholarships on offer for 2020.  Following the event, please join us to support our young women competing in the Dancefest Inter-College Competition (ICC) at the UQ Centre. [...]

Valedictory Dinner 2018

By |November 5th, 2018|Categories: Events, Latest News|

Valedictory Dinner 2018 is a celebration of those leaving college after having called Women's home for 1 year or 3! It is both sad but exciting to see such an amazing group of young women develop and grow while they live here but to see them leave and take on the next stage of their life is awesome. The photos here are a small snapshot of the evening that [...]

A Valuable Cause

By |July 1st, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

“I believe in The Women’s College. I believe in its mission to equip young women to be Ready to Lead. I believe that Women’s is fulfilling this mission. I believe too that the opportunities Women’s offers ought to be open to all with the potential to take them. But they are not; some young women and their families simply can’t afford the costs, reasonable as they are and this [...]

My Story as a Scholarship Recipient

By |June 30th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

“During Year 12, I realised that to study what I was really interested in at university, I would have to move from my home town of Sarina to Brisbane.  Knowing the costs of relocating would be significant, I was keen to find somewhere to live that was close to uni and where I would feel safe, comfortable and supported.  College was the answer! I was very lucky to receive [...]

Student Support

By |June 8th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

It is hard to believe how well the girls have all settled in (or settled back in) to life at Women’s College. I’m hoping that’s also the message you are getting too. I’m pleased to let you all know that everyone, especially the Freshers, are managing to cope with all the changes associated with leaving home. They’ve been very busy and are hopefully balancing their studies and social activities. I am enjoying [...]