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Student finalists for ACT Training Awards

Published on 19 September 2018
Trieu Pham and Lily Macdonald were presented with framed certificates recognising their achievements as finalists in the recent ACT Training Awards on 13 September. Both students have been undertaking Australian School Based Apprenticeships. Trieu is studying Business Administration at College and is hosted by Skills Canberra in the ACT Government. She promotes the value of […]
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2018 Chinese Mandarin Award

Published on 19 September 2018
Two of our year 12 students, Joanna Chung and Sam Wade, were invited to attend the presentation ceremony to receive an award respectively for best student and most achieved student of Mandarin at the Cultural Office of the Chinese Embassy last Sunday the 16 September. The presentation ceremony was co-organized by the Chinese Embassy and […]
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Celebrating Student Success at Questacon

Published on 18 September 2018
This year, dedicated and enthusiastic Gungahlin College Science students have taken part in the Questacon Explainers Program. Eleven students graduated from this program, showing excellent commitment and scientific communication skills. Dawood Haider, Firom Adugna, Jessica Porter and Natarsha Radoll graduated from the Design and Technology stream. In this stream, students combined STEM subjects with creativity, […]
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Dr Joshua Brown, Convenor of Italian Studies at ANU visits Gunghalin College

Published on 18 September 2018
On Tuesday, 11th September, Dr Joshua Brown, Convenor of Italian Studies at ANU visited Gungahlin College. The talk was attended by 22 language students all interested in pursuing languages at tertiary level. Dr Brown discussed the different pathways and Bachelor programs for tertiary language study as well as the study abroad opportunities available to students […]
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Snow trip 2018

Published on 14 September 2018
During week 7 50 Gungahlin students embarked on a three day ski/snowboard trip to Thredbo. The group experienced three picture perfect days and enjoyed the best snow in decades. Plans are already in place for the 2019 trip.
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French Excursion – Au Bon Mélange Café, Pâtisserie

Published on 14 September 2018
On Thursday, 13th September, the French Beginners class visited Le Bon Mélange Café, an exquisite French patisserie in our local community. Students ordered their meals, practised some French conversation, and savoured some delicious pastries the French are famous for. All the pastries and breads are baked on the premises and the coffee – in one […]
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What is on – Week 9

Published on 13 September 2018
Together is better, Simon Sinek A big thanks to the P&C who this week donated $5000 to class and pastoral care activities across the College. The donations will enable us to add to our pastoral care/break time activities with board games, computer games and more activities like our giant chess set and table tennis table, […]
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Love Your Sister Charity Fundraiser

Published on 12 September 2018
Love your Sister is a Charity set up to help Fight Cancer. Tucana House is staging a fundraising event on Monday Week 10 (24 September) to help raise money for our House Charity. On the day we’ll be set up next to the Bunyip at the front of Gungahlin College – you won’t miss us! […]
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Exciting Opportunity for Defence Students

Published on 10 September 2018
Terrific Opportunity in the January Holidays for Young People – Apply Now! The Defence Community Organisation and Outward Bound Australia are excited to provide a fantastic opportunity for 16 young people from the ACT region to take part in either the 12 day Navigator adventure for 15–17 year olds or the five day Young Explorer […]
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What is on – Week 8

Published on 8 September 2018
Keep ahead of the game [definition: stay in a position of advantage, succeeding or winning – Dictionary.com] This week I quizzed our terrific Front Office staff: ‘What have been the hot topics on people’s minds this week? What have students been asking about and families calling about?’ So here is a quick checklist for the […]
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