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Our new Engineering graduates

28 April 2017

It was all smiles at the University of Adelaide Engineering graduations yesterday with a number of St Mark’s collegians receiving their Bachelor degrees after many late night projects and countless College tutorials. Particular congratulations to Tim Grinter who graduated third overall in his cohort of B.Engineering (Chemical), and Tom Muecke who was fourth overall in the B.Engineering (Civil and Structural), …

Congratulations St Mark’s Law Graduates

27 April 2017

We congratulate all St Mark’s Collegians who recently graduated Bachelor of Laws from the University of Adelaide, we look forward to your contributions in your respective fields and to enriching communities around the world.    

Enriching the lives of others – 2017 scholarship recipients

27 April 2017

Over 50 new and returning St Mark’s students were recently awarded a range of scholarships, grants and prizes for academic achievement, contribution to the community, specific needs, talent, living circumstances and financial need. In welcoming scholarship donors and other benefactors, students, families and other members of the College community, the Master spoke of the increasing cost of a quality education …

Celebrating the St Mark’s spirit with NSW/ACT Old Collegians

05 April 2017

What a great way to celebrate the St Mark’s spirit, surrounded by Old Collegians who were students at St Mark’s College in every decade from the 1950s at the recent NSW/Act reunion! As Old Collegian David Baldock (alum 1968-1973) commented, he enjoyed catching up with Old Collegians from across all years including “meeting some very interesting younger ones.” Andrew Ettridge …

Beginning of the Academic Year – Opening Service

01 March 2017

The 2017 academic year has officially commenced and the annual Service to commemorate this event for our students was held at St Peter’s Cathedral, Adelaide on Sunday 26th February. Current students, parents, alumni and friends of St Mark’s all came together to celebrate the start of a new year whilst students were given the opportunity to reflect on their first week …

Master speaking at Rex J Lipman Lecture Series

01 March 2017

  Congratulations Rose Alwyn for being invited to join the St Peter’s College Rex J Lipman Fellows Program – Public Lecture Series.  The Rex J Lipman Program brings innovative thinkers in neuroscience, public policy, science, child and adolescent wellbeing to the Saints Community and provides the opportunity to meet, discuss, debate and engage with leaders in their field. Rose is …

Congratulations Ben Hulett, Ingenuity Award recipient

12 February 2017

“Ingenuity: The quality of being clever, original, and inventive.”  Oxford Dictionary   Congratulations Ben Hulett (alum 2013-2016) who was recently awarded “Best Sustainable Energy Engineering Project” at Ingenuity 2016 in The University of Adelaide Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences Honours Project Exhibition. “At The University of Adelaide, Ingenuity celebrates tomorrow’s game-changers; the men and women who will shape the world’s technical, …

Thank you for your donation and helping make a difference

09 February 2017

We sincerely thank all those who gave so generously to St Mark’s College in 2016. We were honoured that over 50 Old Collegians and friends of St Mark’s were able to join us this week in the Master’s Garden to celebrate the difference they have made to the lives of our students and the future of the College. The Master, …

The winner is … ‘Walk for Life’!

24 January 2017

Congratulations to Dr Angela Evans (alumna 1982-1984), ‘Walk for Life’ Ambassador and her colleagues for winning the notable “2016 BMJ South Asia Healthcare Award for Excellence in the Delivery of Primary Care” in New Delhi recently. Angela and her colleagues have demonstrated an unwavering commitment to making a difference to the many children affected by club foot every year. Since 2009 Walk …

Outstanding Academic Achievement Award for Tim Eastwood

23 January 2017

Assistant Dean of Studies, Tim Eastwood recently received an Outstanding Academic Achievement Award from the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Sciences at the University of Adelaide, Dr Bob Hill. Tim, originally from Kaniva in rural Victoria is now in his fourth year of a Bachelor of Agricultural Science and Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Adelaide.  Tim’s achievement …

Global internship opportunity for student Sam Oxford

11 January 2017

Bravo Sam Oxford! Third year student Sam Oxford is one of only two Flinders University students to have been awarded a two-month internship in Italy working with Fincantieri, one of three shipbuilders short-listed to bid for the $35 billion frigate project for the Australian Navy. We wish Sam well for this opportunity of a lifetime, Saluti!    

New Appointment – Dean of Studies

10 January 2017

I am delighted to announce that Mr Ashley Files LLB (Flinders) has been appointed to the newly created position of Dean of Studies. Ashley demonstrates the qualities of an effective Dean of Studies.  He has the ability to establish strong networks both within the university and wider community, and has a clear understanding of tertiary students gained through his work …