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Study reveals long-term ROI of liberal arts education

Study reveals long-term ROI of liberal arts education

While many high school graduates focus on the short-term return on investment (ROI) of tertiary vocational studies, a recent study has found that liberal arts degrees offer substantially higher ROI in the long run. According to a new report from the Georgetown...

Double the fun as Campion runs back-to-back Summer Programs

Double the fun as Campion runs back-to-back Summer Programs

Following the success of the Winter Program in 2019, Campion made the bold decision to host back-to-back Summer Programs in January 2020. It was a decision made with both excitement and slight trepidation, but when we had filled almost half of the available spaces...

Campion pays tribute to Sir Roger Scruton

Campion pays tribute to Sir Roger Scruton

Dr Paul Morrissey and Campion College express their condolences to the friends and family of the great philosopher Sir Roger Scruton, who passed away yesterday.  Campion was fortunate enough to have Sir Roger visit Campion in 2014 and give several lectures on the...

Religious freedom bill to test our national identity

Religious freedom bill to test our national identity

Campion's history lecturer Dr Stephen Chavura has written an article in today's Australian about the much-discussed religious discrimination bill which is in the process of being finalised: No one could have predicted 20 years ago that religious freedom would become a...

Journalist Greg Sheridan: Campion a ‘wonderful’ institution

Journalist Greg Sheridan: Campion a ‘wonderful’ institution

Campion College received a strong endorsement on Sky News last night from The Australian foreign editor Greg Sheridan, who named Campion as a "wonderful institution" on Peta Credlin's show. Greg and Peta discussed the former's recent book God is Good for You: A...

Campion celebrates its 12th graduation

Campion celebrates its 12th graduation

Campion's 12th graduating class received their undergraduate degrees on Wednesday 11 December during a ceremony at St Patrick's Cathedral in Parramatta. The day began with a breakfast on campus for family and friends. Later, everyone gathered at the cathedral for...

Talking Tolkien | Campion Conversations

Talking Tolkien | Campion Conversations

In this miniature episode of Campion Conversations, literature lecturer Dr Colin Dray and classics lecturer Thomas Flynn discuss some lesser-known works by the father of modern fantasy, J.R.R. Tolkien. These texts are particularly useful for those interested in...

Dr Jeremy Bell: Is environmental sin possible?

Dr Jeremy Bell: Is environmental sin possible?

Dr Jeremy Bell, who lectures in philosophy, theology and history at Campion, has written an op-ed in this week's Catholic Weekly in response to Pope Francis's suggestion of adding ecological sins to the Catholic Catechism: Pope Francis recently mooted the idea of...

Liberal arts set to boom in 2020?

Liberal arts set to boom in 2020?

An article in US online magazine Inc. posits that liberal arts degrees are set to rise significantly in 2020 according to expert research:With "software eating the world" and just about every business becoming, in some way, a tech business, it's no surprise that many...

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 follows:1st place: Pearce Lyall (third year student)2nd place: Anna...

Friend of Campion Fr Paul Stenhouse passes away

Friend of Campion Fr Paul Stenhouse passes away

Dr Paul Morrissey and Campion College Australia wish to express their sadness at the passing of Campion friend and supporter Fr Paul Stenhouse on Tuesday.Fr Paul had long been battling with cancer before he passed away peacefully in his sleep, exactly one month after...

Back to the Future: Prophecy or Fantasy? | Campion Conversations

Back to the Future: Prophecy or Fantasy? | Campion Conversations

Campion takes on the classic trilogy that many of us grew up watching in this episode of Campion Conversations. Host Dr Colin Dray and co discuss their love for the trilogy and examine it in light of the burgeoning potential of science in the 1980s, while considering...