2018 Centenary Celebrations
Centenary Mass & Dinner
The College’s centenary celebrations commenced with a Mass of Thanksgiving on Saturday 17 March in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Newman College. The Centenary Dinner followed in the St Mary’s College Courtyard.
Centenary Public Lectures
The first Centenary Public Lecture was presented by Professor Anne Steinemann on Tuesday 1 May in the Frewin Room.
Topic: Hidden hazards in everyday products and indoor environments.
The second Centenary Public Lecture was presented by Sr Jane Kelly ibvm on Tuesday 11 September in the Frewin Room.
Topic: Women in Black – Nineteenth Century Style & The Beginnings of St Mary’s College
St Mary’s Hall Alumnae Luncheon at St Mary’s Hall
A luncheon was held for alumnae of St Mary’s Hall, 126 The Avenue, Parkville, on Saturday 27 October 2018 at 12.30-2.30pm at the Hall. This luncheon was an opportunity for alumnae of St Mary’s Hall to revisit the Hall and reconnect with old friends.
Centenary Garden Party
All alumni and friends of the College were invited to the Centenary Garden Party held in the College Courtyard on Saturday 27 October at 5.00pm.
The Centenary Concert was the highlight of our celebrations.
It was held on Sunday 2 December 2018 at 2.30pm in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit and at St Mary’s College.
Afternoon tea followed in the St Mary’s Frewin room.
The Artistic Director of the concert was Ms Genevieve Lacey.