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QUT Power of Engineering

QUT Power of Engineering

Recently, St Columban’s College, Caboolture Year 8 students went to Queensland University of Technology (QUT) at Gardens Point, for an engineering experience offered by the Power of Engineering. In the morning, two keynote speakers spoke to the students about different areas of engineering. The first keynote speaker, Eva from Seymour White Construction talked about her role as a design engineer ...

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Student Invited to Train on Squad for the Queensland Youth (U17) Boys 7s Teams

One of St Columban’s College, Caboolture School Captains for 2019, Jonte Connolly, has been invited to be a part of the Train on Squad for the Queensland Youth (U17) Boys 7s Teams to prepare for the National Championships in Brisbane this December. This program is about giving players identified in the Under 16/17 age group a chance to develop sevens ...

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Cindy Ford, Last Post

Cindy Ford, Last Post

Recently St Columban’s College, Caboolture graduate, Cindy Ford gracefully performed the Last Post at the 100-year Remembrance Day ceremony held in Caboolture. When asked about her performance, Cindy talked about why it was so important to do the song justice. “When I was in Grade 6, my primary school music teacher gave me the music to the Last Post to ...

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B2C at StC November Business Networking Evening – Monique Parker

Click Here to RSVP Now CABOOLTURE AND SURROUNDING BUSINESS OWNERS (November business networking evening): Don’t miss this special BUSINESS collaboration event on Friday, 23 November from 6pm – 7.30pm! Follow this link to RSVP (and find out about the FREEBIES) – https://stc.moretonbay.com/b2c/ Those attending this event will be in the draw to win a holiday for two on Fraser Island ...

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Healthy Future for Student Graduates of Caboolture Hospital Health Care Academy

St Columban’s College, Caboolture school-based trainees in nursing and allied health have graduated from the Caboolture Health Care Academy based at Caboolture Hospital. The Year-12 students completed Certificate III qualifications in nursing and allied health, along with two years of on-the-job training at the Caboolture Hospital. In addition, the academy also saw students involved in the partnership between St Columban’s ...

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FULL VIDEO: COFFEE KING Phillip Di Bella Talks About Success

At a recent Business to Community at St Columban’s College (B2C at StC), Caboolture event, Coffee King Phillip Di Bella shared 10 tips he has learned on his journey to success with the audience and students. Phillip Di Bella provided insight as to what his 10 tips helped him achieve. “So I’ve had a good journey, started in 2002 with ...

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Students Build and Drive Race Car

Students Build and Drive Race Car

St Columban’s College, Caboolture students participated in Formula Student, which is about skills and knowledge development (and driving a race car). This program is also about developing a familiarity with the engineering discourse, from the language used, to the processes and methods. It’s about students building an understanding of job cards and two-way communication. It’s about building an understanding of ...

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Sporting Opportunities

The St Columban’s College (StC), Caboolture sporting program and opportunities for students are second to none. These college sporting programs include The Associated Schools (TAS) sports, which include competitive cricket, basketball, tennis, rugby, hockey, netball, touch, volleyball, soccer and carnivals among a number of schools. Further, students often participate in special competitions and sporting workshops. This recently happened when college ...

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CAR BOOT BONANZA – SELLING PRE-LOVED SCHOOL ITEMS

Attention all students and parents! Are you looking to offload any pre-loved uniforms, bags and St Columban’s accessories? In the final few weeks of Term 4, the Business Certificate III Students will be hosting a second-hand uniform sale – and we need your old uniforms! – A 15% commission will be charged and donated to charity, while the remainder will ...

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Student Gains International Science Experience at Prestigious Imperial College London

Year-12 student, Charlotte Scott attended the London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF), which was held at the prestigious Imperial College London. Charlotte experienced lectures and demonstrations around genetics, anatomical physics, gasses, space travel, lifesaving nanobots and much more. At a college assembly, Charlotte described the intensity of the trip to London and the impact it had on her. “As you ...

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