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A conversation about Wellbeing

February 13th, 2013 | by webadmin

Wellbeing, particularly its contribution to the future and overall performance of young people, will be the topic of conversation tonight as Adelaide taps into the minds of three of the most highly influential thinkers in the field. Organised by and to be held at St Peter’s College, the panel of experts to lead the public discussion will be headed by Dr Martin Seligman, a world leader in the field of wellbeing. For further information please click the 'Read more' button


Celebrating 100 years of X-ray crystallography

December 4th, 2012 | by webadmin

"We are now able to look ten thousand times deeper into the structure of the matter that makes up our universe than when we had to depend on the microscope alone." Sir William Henry Bragg In 1915, University of Adelaide mathematics and physics lecturer, William Henry Bragg and his son St Peter's College Old Scholar Lawrence (William Lawrence), a graduate of the same fields, certainly had something to brag about. The duo was jointly awarded a Nobel Prize for their discovery and experimentation of X-ray crystallography. To read more visit the Media Centre


A unique conversation about mental wellbeing.

November 26th, 2012 | by webadmin

On Wednesday 13 February 2013 at 7pm, St Peter’s College invites you to take part in a unique conversation about mental wellbeing as it becomes increasingly recognised as fundamental to the overall performance of both children and adults. Come and listen to, and speak with, Professor Martin Seligman, Adelaide’s Thinker in Residence; former Australian of the Year, Professor Patrick McGorry AO; Mental Health Advocate and Associate Professor Jane Burns, Chief Executive Officer of the Young & Well CRC as well as Headmaster of St Peter's College, Simon Murray. Book online at http://www.trybooking.com


“The Party Season: Welcome or a worry?”

August 14th, 2012 | by webadmin

“The Party Season: Welcome or a worry?” Headmaster of St Peter's College, Adelaide, Simon Murray talks about the party season. Read more by visiting the Media Centre or clicking the Read more button below



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