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Students check in on each other for R U OK? Week

Students check in on each other for R U OK? Week

This year, Campion held an R U OK? Week starting on national R U OK? Day on September 9. Senior students interested in psychology and counselling formed an R U OK? Team together with College...

Students host audio-only painting tutorial

Students host audio-only painting tutorial

Joshua BarrattArt Society President As many of us are struggling under lockdown, the Campion Art Society hosted an online event last Tuesday which promised to be relaxing. The plan was to follow a...

Students attend online talk with former hostage

Students attend online talk with former hostage

Ashleigh MillsDemocratic Club Executive Last Thursday, a number of Campion students were generously sponsored by president Dr Paul Morrissey to attend an online talk entitled "Six Years a Hostage",...

Students get creative in Talent Night

Students get creative in Talent Night

Students took to the stage last month for the semester one Talent Night, performing a combination of musical numbers, comedic skits, acrobatics and more. See photos of the night below. Thank you to...

Alumni triumphant in internal Campion soccer match

Alumni triumphant in internal Campion soccer match

Campion students past and present took to the soccer field on Sunday to battle it out in an alumni vs current students soccer match. The match, which took place over most of the afternoon, took...

Campion students compete at LIFTED Sports Day

Campion students compete at LIFTED Sports Day

Over a dozen students represented Campion College at the LIFTED Sports Day last Sunday, 16 May. Over 200 young adults, high school students, seminarians and priests from across Western Sydney...

Nursery rhymes inspire in theatre skit night

Nursery rhymes inspire in theatre skit night

Paul MurphyCampion Theatre Society President Nursery rhymes was the theme of Campion Theatre Society’s annual Skit Night for 2021 - with a bit of a twist. Separated into smaller groups, society...

Tackling politics in Democratic Club

Tackling politics in Democratic Club

By Isabelle LindsayDemocratic Club Presidentand Ashleigh MillsVice-President Campion's Democratic Club hosted two speakers in recent weeks who enlightened gathered students on a variety of political...

Jeremy Bell: does Anzac Day glorify war?

Jeremy Bell: does Anzac Day glorify war?

Campion lecturer Dr Jeremy Bell addressed last Thursday's formal hall on the topic of Anzac Day. His speech was a philosophical exploration of the debate over whether commemorating Anzac Day...

Theatre Society back bigger and better this year

Theatre Society back bigger and better this year

I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way in which a human being can share with another the sense of what it is to be a human being. Oscar Wilde The Campion...

Campion Student Association line up events for 2021

Campion Student Association line up events for 2021

Campion College Student Association Executive Team: (L-R) President Campbell Evans, Secretary Sophia Shogren and Treasurer Cate Meese. Campus life will get a fresh start in 2021, with an array of...

Students begin the year with Retreat

Students begin the year with Retreat

Campion's annual student retreat took place over the weekend at the Benedict XVI Retreat Centre in Grose Vale, northwest of Sydney. Just over half the student body attended the retreat, which...

Students foster active listening in R U OK workshop

Students foster active listening in R U OK workshop

On Wednesday the 10th of March, resident counselor Scott Carrol and Campion College Student Association President Campbell Evans ran a lunchtime workshop equipping students with the processes and...

See photos from O-Week 2021

See photos from O-Week 2021

O-Week 2021 wrapped up on Friday after five days of activities, seminars, introductions, outings and more. The action-packed week, organised by Campion Student Life Officer Sister M. Luka together...

Students inspired to run for injured friend

Students inspired to run for injured friend

A group of Campion students took part in the Three Bridges run in Parramatta on the weekend for their friend and fellow student April, who suffered a paralysis earlier this year due to a tumour...

Theatre Society puts on a big show

Theatre Society puts on a big show

By Andrew MurphyCampion Theatre Society Secretary Last Friday, the Campion Theatre Society put on a skit night - our first and only event for 2020. While the event was meant to take place in...

Students invited to consider their vocation

Students invited to consider their vocation

  By Kate FanningChaplaincy Coordinator Campion students were treated last night to a vocational discernment evening, during which they were invited to consider which vocation God might be...

More than half of student body achieves top grades

More than half of student body achieves top grades

An impressive 51 per cent of Campion students were awarded for receiving high distinction- and distinction-average marks last semester. The Dean's Merit List awards were handed out during an...

Alumni share wisdom with students

Alumni share wisdom with students

On 15 September five alumni gathered online to share the wisdom of their experience since leaving Campion. Students gathered on campus to hear the alumni cover teaching, music therapy, marketing,...

Debating kicks off at Campion again

Debating kicks off at Campion again

Last Thursday we had a fiery debate to kick start debating back on campus! The debate was was a joint event between the Campion Debating and Generation Liberty societies, the latter aiming to...

Campion hosts Career Night with Alumni

Campion hosts Career Night with Alumni

On Wednesday 19th August, Campion College held its first Career Night with Alumni for 2020. While students and staff gathered in the St Edmund Campion Building Lecture Theatre, alumni presenters...

2019 Noreen Mavis Daley Poetry Prize Winner Announced

2019 Noreen Mavis Daley Poetry Prize Winner Announced

The Noreen Mavis Daley Poetry Prize was endowed by the late Royston Porthouse in memory of his mother. The prize is open to all students currently enrolled in a Campion program of study. Entrants...

Bishop celebrates Campion matriculation

Bishop celebrates Campion matriculation

 Campion College welcomed 41 new students yesterday at its 15th matriculation, which began with Mass celebrated by Bishop of Wilcannia-Forbes, the Most Reverend Columba Macbeth-Green.  President Dr...

Academic year wraps up at Campion

Academic year wraps up at Campion

Another academic year has come to an end as Campion celebrated its annual Reveillon dinner and award ceremony last week.Awards for the Frank Sheed Public Speaking Competition were handed out as...

Winners of Public Speaking Competition for 2019

Winners of Public Speaking Competition for 2019

The quality at the Frank Sheed Public Speaking Competition this week was possibly the highest it has ever been, according to adjudicator Dr Jeremy Bell.Students picked one of three topical subjects...

See photos from Campion Ball

See photos from Campion Ball

The 2019 Campion College Ball was another hit. The Campion College Student Association spent all week preparing the grounds to look like a secret or enchanted garden - this year's theme. Fairy...

Students stun at last talent night of the year

Students stun at last talent night of the year

Campion's last talent night of the year featured an impressive and entertaining array of different acts of music, theatre, recitation and dance. The performances were many and varied, with satirical...

Two new students matriculate into Campion

Two new students matriculate into Campion

Two new students were matriculated into the Campion student body at last week's formal hall dinner. Naomi McClarty and Julie Georges received their academic gowns and signed the College...

Rod Dreher Meets Students

Rod Dreher Meets Students

Bestselling author Rod Dreher arrived in Australia this week ahead of his speaking tour. He visited Campion yesterday to see the college and meet its students. Mr Dreher joined the students at lunch...

30 Students Matriculate at Campion

30 Students Matriculate at Campion

This week, Campion College welcomed 30 new students. The cohort for 2019 was matriculated into the college, receiving their academic gowns and signing Campion's Matriculation Book as part of the...

My Summer in Rome

My Summer in Rome

By Francesca McGinnity In July of 2018 I visited Italy for two weeks as part of Campion College’s Rome Summer School. The first nine days were spent in Rome, while the last four were devoted solely...

Sr. Lorna O’Brien Medieval History Prize

Sr. Lorna O’Brien Medieval History Prize

Campion College is proud to announce the recipient of the Sr. Lorna O’Brien Medieval History Prize. The prize, $500, is awarded annually to the student obtaining the highest mark in HIS204: The...

Campion Rowers Win Gold at Newcastle

Campion Rowers Win Gold at Newcastle

It is regatta season, and the Campion College Rowing Crew have been doing us proud.Having first represented the College at the "Head of the Nepean", all the rowing crews represented the college...

Hildebrand’s Highest Achievers

Hildebrand’s Highest Achievers

The Hildebrand Scholarship is Campion’s most prestigious and generous scholarship, awarded to some of Australia’s highest achievers. Recipients can receive up to $36,000 to assist with tuition and...