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Bringing Out The Inner Unicorn

As Year 12 students prepare to leave school, they are entering the most crucial decision time of their lives. The future is exciting and, at the same time, a little bit ‘scary’. Making the right choice about a future career is likely on the priority list, and many students might […]

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Standing Ovation for Co-curriculum Pioneer

In December 2020, the Old Girtonians’ Association was delighted to bestow on Mr Dan Slater, an Honorary Associate Life Membership for achieving twenty years of service to Girton Grammar School. It is in many ways thanks to the work of Dan Slater that the Girton Co-curriculum sits comfortably alongside the […]

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OGA Careers Event 2021

Year 12 students enjoyed a Careers event hosted by the OGA on Wednesday 19th May. Three Old Girtonians returned to share their professional and life experiences since leaving Girton with our Year 12 students. Students heard from an Orthodontist, a Legal Advisor / Commissioner for Multicultural Youth and a First […]

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Putting A Smile On The Dial In Bendigo

After completing a five-year Bachelor/Master’s degree in Dentistry, (with the highest weighted average mark across the entire course for her graduating class), primary examinations with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, and finally, a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry degree, specialising in orthodontics and achieving first class honours, Bethany Cunning, […]

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Class of 2000 Reconnects With Old Friends

The Class of 2000 had a fabulous reunion on Saturday 1st May. Old Girtonians had much to catch up on since graduating and reconnected for a night of friendship and fun. From teachers and IT gurus to doctors, lawyers and business entrepreneurs, this cohort has taken off in all directions.

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Class of 2011 Reunion a Fun Night

The Class of 2011 had a wonderful reunion on Saturday 1st May. From doctors, teachers, event managers and OT’s through to lawyers, fitness instructors, civil engineers, motherhood and butchers, this is a diverse and dynamic group of young people. Thank you for coming from far and wide to rekindle friendships. […]

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1 YEAR REUNION: CLASS OF 2019

It was with much pleasure that the OGA kicked off the reunion season with the class of 2019 after a 16 month hiatus. The deep friendships formed for the Class of 2019 was clearly evident at their reunion on Friday 9th April. It was lovely to see so many old […]

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Shouting Quietly About STEM

Dr Madeline Mitchell (OGA 2004) is on a mission to smash society’s gender assumptions about scientists and increase the visibility of women in STEM. This is an utterly achievable mission based on Madeline’s awe-inspiring Curriculum Vitae. However, those who knew Madeline at school might be a little surprised, only because […]

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The Doctor who Accidentally Became an Expert

An administrative bungle landed medical practitioner, and 2007 graduate Katie Snow, where she is today, and she could not be happier. Although she intended to train rurally during her GP studies, Katie was accidentally assigned to Melbourne and was unable to change the arrangements. What eventuated was deferring starting her […]

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