Ken Lord’s 92nd Birthday

A celebration with recipients of the Ken Lord Family Boarding Scholarship. Guest of honour at the College this morning was Ken Lord, (PAC 1940-44) on his 92nd birthday.  Happy Birthday, Ken! Ken’s scholarship now funds six boarding students and with pride he refers to the recipients as ‘My Boys’.  Five recipients joined Ken this morning, […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Our Princes Men Gallery Induction – Chester Osborn

Old Collegian, Chester Osborn, was inducted into the Princes Men Gallery on Thursday 28 June 2018. It is customary for Prince Alfred College to honour the achievements of our distinguished Old Scholars, recognised in a range of extraordinary chosen fields. Chester Osborn, is the chief winemaker and viticulturist at d’Arenberg Wines and is renowned for […]

A Very Popular Royal Visitor for PAC

Author: Jenny Daly, Sesquicentenary Project Manager, Prince Alfred College.  A large crowd of cheering, flag waving, highly excited people were on hand to take part in the recent visit to the College by His Royal Highness The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex KG GCVO. The Earl was welcomed by students from across all levels of the […]

The PAC Battlefield Tour

As the significant National remembrance day, ANZAC Day approaches, several senior students from Years 10, 11 and 12 will be reflecting the battlefields by taking part in a journey, The 2018 Battlefield Tour, from 14 April to 28 April 2018. In previous years, PAC students have taken part in this wonderful opportunity to experience the […]