Three exceptional speakers Loreto College was proudly represented in an all Loreto final of the Regional Lions Youth of the Year by: Theresa McGoldrick Tessa Canny and Sarah Harrington All three girls spoke exceptionally well, with Year 11 student, Sarah Harrington, taking out both the Public Speaking Award and Regional Lions Youth of the Year.…

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“Women in time will come to do much” – Mary Ward Loreto women have and are doing so many amazing things!! Join us for breakfast to celebrate the incredible women in our community this International Women’s Day. On the morning we will hear from Loreto College Past Pupil, Dannielle James (Class of 1999), and announce…

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A Fashion Design Illustration Workshop at Loreto An incursion workshop was held this week for students from Product Design & Technology Units 1 and 3. It was run by Mr Todd Heggie, a Bachelor Degree Lecturer from The Masters Institute of Creative Education. Two different presentations were delivered to Unit 1 students and Unit 3…

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Consulate-General Mr Kazuyoshi Matsunaga  visited Loreto College Ballarat on Tuesday 23 October as a part of the Ballarat-Inagawa Sister City relationship’s three-year anniversary. Loreto College was humbled to receive the request from Mr Kazuyoshi Matsunaga to visit the Japanese classes and to see the intercultural language learning in action. Head of LOTE, Mrs Yoshie Burrows…

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By Claire Baxter (Year 9) An annual Mornane initiative dedicated to spreading the message that #youarebeautiful, Love Your Body and Mind week was once again a huge success. All students were welcomed into school on Monday morning with a positive and empowering phrase on a sticky note attached to their lockers. Some said uplifting words…

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Written by Jess Sheehan (Year 7) Interaction Day, as a Year 7, is filled with all sorts of excitement. Just the sheer aspect of going on an excursion to St Pats, where a lot of girls have never even stepped foot before, to the thought of doing lots of different activities, was exciting. We started…

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Catholic Diocese of Ballarat – 2018 Service and Leadership Awards Congratulations once again to Mrs Mandy Carroll, Ms Linda McDonald and Mr Ian Stowe. In a year where we celebrate Justice and the Loreto Spirit these three outstanding educators are true Loreto leaders! Proudly presented at the Catholic Diocese of Ballarat Schools Advisory Council, Outstanding Service…

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Guest Speaker: Professor Michelle McIntosh This year for International Women’s Day we are thrilled to welcome Michelle McIntosh (Class of 1991), as our incredibly inspirational guest speaker!Michelle was awarded her PhD (Pharmaceutics) in 2000 from Monash University, then undertook a post-doctoral fellowship in The Center for Drug Delivery Research, University of Kansas where she gained…

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Next Generation Exhibition 2018 A special congratulations to a number of Loreto girls who have recently completed their VCE studies in Art and Studio Art, and have been selected to take part in the 2018 ‘Next Generation Exhibition’ at the Art Gallery of Ballarat. Well done to Abbey Beverm, Ashleigh White, Brittney Haddon, Chloe Peeters,…

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Loreto Photo Competition 2018 Use your imagination, get creative, and put your photography skills to the test! We could be featuring your photo on the cover of The Abbey, in the Ballarat Lifestyle Magazine, or on the Loreto College Instagram page! Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places Including: movie tickets, canteen vouchers and more! Click here for the…

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