Entries by Geraldine Downes

PAC ‘s only female enrolment in 1883

Author: Kate Pulford, College Archivist, PAC Lilian Staple MEAD PAC 1883-1884 “’The only name of the feminine gender on our schoolroom walls.” As we celebrate International Women’s Day today, we are delighted to share an article of interest from the Prince Alfred College Archives. Our story is of a student enrolled from 1883 to 1884 […]

Our Princes Men Gallery Induction – Mr Peter Flavel

Old Collegian, Peter Flavel, was inducted into the Princes Men Gallery on Thursday 21 February 2019. Each Term, it is customary for Prince Alfred College to honour the exceptional achievements of one of our Old Scholars in their chosen fields. Peter Flavel, who completed his schooling at PAC in 1977, now lives in London and […]

PAC 150 Year Staff Celebration and Reunion

It was wonderful to see many familiar faces, at the Prince Alfred College Sesquicentenary Staff Celebration and Reunion, on Sunday 17 February 2019. Past and present staff and their families came together as we hosted a special day in recognition of our staff and the vital role each person has played in shaping the future […]

Our Princes Men Gallery Induction – David Basheer

Old Collegian, David Basheer, was inducted into the Princes Men Gallery on Thursday, 15 November, 2018. Each term, we recognise an Old Collegian who has achieved distinction in their chosen field, we have over the last year welcomed individuals who have excelled in a number of different areas – Sport, Finance, Business and Primary Industry, […]

Thanking Scholarship Donors

Author: David Cornish, Executive Officer, Prince Alfred College Foundation. For a decade the College’s Foundation has operated the PAC Foundation Scholarship Fund.  This fund is the vehicle for philanthropic donations, and which are used exclusively to provide scholarships to boys who may not otherwise have had the opportunity to attend the College.  These scholarships are […]

PAC staff members gain their Doctorates

Author: Ross Scrymgeour, Director of Advancement Prince Alfred College. We congratulate two staff members, Daniel Kerrigan and John Kinniburgh, who have recently successfully completed their PhD studies. The focus of their research work is outlined below. Daniel Kerrigan Daniel’s thesis generalised a theory of gravitation that offers a possible resolution to the dark matter and […]

Intercollegiate Code of Conduct – 2018

Authors: College Captain, Max Kirkby and College Co Vice-Captains, Noah Miles and Connor Kioussis. With the annual Winter Intercol fixtures occurring this week, College Captain, Max Kirkby and Vice-Captains, Noah Miles and Connor Kioussis, would like to share the recent development of the Intercollegiate Code of Conduct with the Princes community. The student leadership group […]

Remembering our Philanthropists

Author: David Cornish, Executive Officer, Prince Alfred College Foundation. Prince Alfred College was established 150 years ago through philanthropy; men and women with the shared vision of a Methodist school for boys. Fifteen decades later, the College continues to enjoy strong support in its mission and thanks its community, for showing their faith through a philanthropic gift. […]