ACU Poetry Prize for 2015 announced!

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

The 2015 ACU Prize for Poetry aims to support writers and to continue the tradition of the Catholic Church as a key patron of the arts. Following the success of the inaugural ACU Prize for Literature in 2013, the ACU Prize for Poetry will be awarded for outstanding poetry with ...

2014 ACU National Photography Competition winners

Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Congratulations to all winners! This year's National Photography Competition theme was "the Destination or the Journey" and included a winner's gallery and a People's Choice Award. The winners for the colour category were 1st prize – Chanelle Linane from Ballarat, 2nd prize – Paul David Gibbs from North Sydney and 3rd prize ...

National Photography Competition 2014

Monday, September 1st, 2014

The Melbourne Library is currently displaying the winning Melbourne photos from the ACU student National Photography Competition 2014.  The theme for the competition was “the destination or the journey”. There were over 65 entries in Melbourne. The 1st, 2nd, 3rd and highly commended photographs from both the colour and black and white ...

ACU Literature Prize winner for 2014 announced

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Sydney poet Helen Thurloe has won the 2014 Australian Catholic University (ACU) Literature Prize with her poem Surgeon Mother. The winner and runners up Lucy Williams and Jenny Blackford were announced on Thursday night, 21 August 2014 at ACU’s Melbourne Campus as part of the Melbourne Writers' Festival. Thurloe’s poem was ...

Vote now: North Sydney Library’s designers up for Design Excellence award for the Library.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

**Update - we are now a FINALIST in the awards! Show your love for the North Sydney Library and vote now! Voting closes 17 August ** About the design and the design process... [youtube]http://youtu.be/dJ87D31vN24[/youtube] Last month we posted the exciting news that North Sydney Library had been nominated for an IDEA Award, that's ...

Week 5 winner: The Saint John’s Bible Student Exhibition Artwork

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

The final winner in The Saint John’s Bible Student Exhibition is Isabella Plust for her painting, In the Beginning. What is this all about? How does the Bible speak to you? First-year visual arts students were invited to view The Historical Books volume of The Saint John’s Bible. They were then issued ...

The Saint John’s Bible Student Exhibition Artwork: week 4 winner

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

This week’s winner is Laura Caruso for her powerful artwork, The Agony of the Cross. 1. Can you tell us a little bit about your artwork? My work focuses on the brutalisation and abuse taken by Jesus before his Crucifixion, descriptions explain him being "struck in the face" and swelling of the ...

Week 3 winner: The Saint John’s Bible Student Exhibition Artwork

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

This week’s featured winner for The Saint John’s Bible Student Art Exhibition is Montana Burnett for her painting Let There Be Light. 1. Can you tell us a little bit about your artwork? My artwork is an abstract interpretation of light conquering the darkness of our world. The light of God shines ...

The Saint John’s Bible Student Exhibition Artwork: week 2 winner

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

The Saint John’s Bible Student Exhibition Artwork: week 2 winner is Daniel Smith 1. Can you tell us a little bit about your artwork? My art work was inspired by art deco style and so I incorporated art deco buildings from New York and Paris and the Eastern Orthodox use of gold ...

Scopus Young Researcher Awards 2014: deadline extended to 9th June

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

The Scopus Young Researcher Awards are part of an Elsevier global initiative to recognise outstanding young scientists and researchers in Australasia who have made significant contributions in their areas of research. If you are: Under 40 years of age as of 1st July 2014 An Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident Currently ...