Articles for March, 2012

International learning places

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

Mrs Judith Tudball, Dean of of Co-curriculum

Keep Ithaka always in your mind.
Arriving there is what you are destined for.
But do not hurry the journey at all.
Better if it lasts for years,
so you are old by the time you reach the island,
wealthy with all you have gained on the way,
not expecting

Let’s get physical

Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

School Psychologist Jodie Forbes outlines the very real physical, emotional and cognitive benefits to be gained by us all from getting physical.

Once a Grammar girl, always a Grammar girl

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

The teaching philosophy of the School has always been one of preparing for and creating the future, as the Director of Information Services (and past student) explains.

Is feminism still relevant?

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

Is feminism still relevant? Dean of Studies challenges Grammar girls to assess the gender gap.

Behind the Scenes

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Logie nominated Underbelly Razor star Anna McGahan (Class of 2005) gives us the inside story on the show and her journey as an actress.

Currently filming 100 Bloody Acres, a feature film starring Angus Sampson and Damon Herriman in Melbourne, Anna is also in the process of completing the final draft

Dreaming of Houses

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Mother, wife and Real Estate powerhouse, Michelle McLeod (Class of 1993), shares her journey from Girls Grammar to great awards.

When you left Girls Grammar what profession were you hoping to get into?

I had done well in Maths during high school, so a numbers based career seemed the logical step. I

Investing in cultural capital

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Mr Shane Skillen, Co-Director of Technology Studies, urges parents assess the value of cultural capital in their homes.