Historic signature returns to origin

Guilford Young College has given to Westpac Bank a book signed by one of Australia’s banking legends. The book is “The paper pound of 1797-1821: a reprint of the bullion report” and was published in 1919. It has been signed by Sir Alfred Davidson. The book, which appears to have been his personal book and…

‘SUPERB’ ART EXHIBITION: “Follow your passion”

Art students at Guilford Young College have been encouraged to pursue art as a career if that is where their passion lies. Artist and academic Brigita Ozolins, in officially opening the 2018 GYC Art Exhibition, said that art offered a “most rich, unique and often incredibly magical and moving snapshot of the world and our…

GRADUATION 2018: Celebration, thanksgiving, hope

GRADUATION 2018 Celebration, thanksgiving, hope The Graduation ceremony for the Class of 2018 took a very different format to the traditional Guilford Young College graduation event. For the first time, it incorporated a Graduation Mass at which the Archbishop of Hobart, the Most Rev. Julian Porteous, was the principal celebrant. The 400 graduating students were…

Long Tan Awards, scholarships

Several significant awards were announced in the finals days of the 2018 school year: the Long Tan awards and three Glenorchy-based scholarships The Australian Defence Force Long Tan Youth Leadership and Teamwork Award recipients for 2018 are Amy Broadbent (Hobart Campus) and Jack Anders (Glenorchy). The awards are part of a nationwide program and recognise…

In the spirit of …

In the spirit of …  points to two of the six Guilford Young College Houses presenting an award at the end of each year to the Year 12 student who has most embodied the charism, or the giftedness, or the spirit of the founder of the religious congregation connected with that House. Hobart’s Bosco House…