Developing Influential Leaders

Last week we celebrated the graduation of the 14 participants in the Prince Alfred College’s ‘Developing Influential Leaders Program’ for 2020. In 2020, the College offered the leadership program to staff in middle management positions and those aspiring to such roles in the future. The program offers a blend of both individual and group activities focussed on developing self and others and […]

The Brett Gooden Space Science Scholarship.

Photo: Dr Brett Gooden welcomes Vedant Puri to PAC Author: David Cornish, Executive Officer, Prince Alfred College Foundation. Dr Brett Gooden (1953-1960), visited the College and welcomed Year 11 student, Vedant Puri, as the inaugural recipient of the Brett Gooden Space Science Scholarship. In establishing his scholarship, Dr Gooden expressed his wish to support a […]

Affectionately Spook – In Appreciation of Marjorie ‘Spook’ Hassell.

Image L-R: Jane Newton, Chloe and Tom Hassell, Shaun Gerschwitz, James Newton, Jack Hassell, Mary Scammell. Front:  Ryan Schwarz, Declan Nunn, David Hassell, Aiden Le and Barb Hassell Author: David Cornish, Executive Officer, Prince Alfred College Foundation. Spook was the childhood name of Mrs Marjorie Hassell and it remained with her for the best part of a […]

Growing Up Online

Author: John Stewart Head of Preparatory School PAC The digital world can seem like a very foreign place to some parents. Our children may look like they are playing an innocent game with their friends online but are they safe? We cannot always be aware of who they are actually playing with but we can […]

PAC’s Sesquicentenary Year in Review

Author: Jenny Daly, PAC Sesquicentenary Project Manager. As Prince Alfred College’s 150th Anniversary year draws to a close, it is timely to reflect upon the many achievements, activities and opportunities provided by this historic milestone. Throughout the year, the Prince Alfred College students, staff, families, Old Scholars, wider communities and associated organisations have enthusiastically embraced […]

PAC 150 Year Time Capsule, 2019 Interment.

On Tuesday 22 October 2019, a special Sesquicentenary Ceremony was held for the interment of a 150th Anniversary time capsule. The time capsule concept was conceived by former College Captain, Tim Hobbs who captained Prince Alfred College in 2015. The concept was then brought to fruition through the efforts of a small group of 2019 Prefects, […]