CSWT hosts book launch for Jamie Grant’s new collection of poems

March 17th, 2023

On Thursday the 16th of March, Campion College’s Centre for the Study of the Western Tradition (CSWT) hosted the book launch for Jamie Grant’s new collection of poems. CSWT Director, Dr Stephen McInerney, remarked that it was a great pleasure to launch Hallucination, Mr Grant’s latest volume of work. “It has all the features that we’re used […]

Students contemplate how “God Works in Mysterious Ways” at annual retreat

March 14th, 2023

Campion’s annual student retreat took place at Benedict XVI Retreat Centre this past weekend (Friday 10-Saturday 12 March). Students attended a total of four talks over the three days, each surrounding the theme “God Works in Mysterious Ways”. Each talk offered a unique perspective on vocation discernment and the speaker’s personal experiences with God. The […]

UniMaronite launches new branding at Campion College Meet & Greet

March 3rd, 2023

On Thursday the 2nd of March, Campion College welcomed over 50 young Maronites onto campus as part of a UniMaronite/Campion College Meet & Greet. Following a welcome from Campion College Student Association President, Julian Vieira, and introductions from the 2023 UniMaronite Executive, everyone gathered in the Chapel for the Maronite Divine Office. A ‘speed meet’ […]

Family and friends gather for 2023 Matriculation Ceremony

February 28th, 2023

On Monday the 27th of February, Campion College welcomed 42 new undergraduates to the college during our Matriculation Mass and Ceremony. The annual ceremony took place at the front of campus, where students were robed in academic gowns and signed their names into Campion’s Matriculation Book. Dr Morrissey then addressed the students and spoke about […]

Commencing students kick off studies with 2023 Orientation Week

February 26th, 2023

From 20-24 February, new Campion College students enjoyed a week of activities, seminars, introductions and outings as part of O-Week 2023. The action-packed week, organised by our Student Life Officer together with the 2023 Student Executive and Residential Assistants, aimed to provide our commencing undergraduates with the information and tools needed to ease the transition […]

Literature Lecturer Comments on Roald Dahl Censorship in The Weekend Australian

February 25th, 2023

Campion Literature Lecturer and Director of the College’s Centre for the Study of the Western Tradition, Dr Stephen McInerney, has been featured in today’s edition of The Weekend Australian. In the article, Dr McInerney comments on the power of literature to change us and how a fear of this change “can lead in turn to […]

Summer 2023 edition of Campion’s Brag now online

February 22nd, 2023

The summer 2022 edition of Campion’s quarterly newsletter, Campion’s Brag, is now available to read online. In this edition, we are excited to share with you the news of Campion’s Prizes and Awards Program, as well as stories about the 2022 Graduation Ceremony and our recent Summer Program.   Read now: Campion’s Brag – Summer 2023 […]

Record attendee numbers at back-to-back Summer Programs

January 25th, 2023

Campion College welcomed 90 teens to campus over the past two weeks for our back-to-back Summer Programs. The four-day retreats, which have grown in popularity in recent years, gave participants a taste of what it is like to live and study at Campion. Following icebreaker activities and a trivia night on Day 1, participants launched […]

Vale Cardinal George Pell

January 11th, 2023

Campion College expresses its deep sadness upon hearing the news of Cardinal George Pell’s passing earlier today. Cardinal Pell, 81, was a stalwart defender of the faith and he made significant contributions to the Church and society, both in Australia and abroad. He was also a long-time friend and supporter of Campion College. His association […]

The College the Fellowship Built

December 22nd, 2022

In a recent article in The Catholic Weekly, Campion College founding fellow, Karl Schmude, reflected on the significance of the Fellowship of John XXIII to the establishment of Campion College. The founding in 1972 of a lay movement here in Australia named in honour of Pope St John XXIII may be readily seen as a […]