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The Gift of Ngara

The transformational gift Jiu-Hwa Lo (Class of 1955) has recently given Ascham will have impact for generations to come.

17 Oct 2022


The creative life of Ingrid

Ingrid Weir’s career as a designer has taken her all around the world, but when COVID-19 struck, like many of us, she turned to a project close to home.

12 Oct 2022


Buy from the Bush

In October 2020, an idea was born at the kitchen table on a sheep and cattle farm in Warren.

12 Oct 2022


Congrats Pat on the OAM!

It seems there isn’t a community group in the town of Warren that hasn’t been touched by the caring hand of Ascham Old Girl Pat Irving (Walker 1951).

12 Oct 2022


A career outside the city

Holly Baker (2015), just six years out of Ascham, has found boundless opportunity building her career in regional NSW.

12 Oct 2022


Yeates family wine venture

Using the Ascham values of collaboration, organisation and planning, sisters Sarah (Class of 2000), Edwina and Anna Yeates (Class of 2003) bring a unique skill set to their family’s business.

12 Oct 2022

‘The joy of teaching Dalton is the Study,’ says Frau Sydenham, Ascham German teacher of 38 years who has taught several thousand students during her time.

Dalton Flourishes at Ascham

There is a rich history behind the Dalton Plan’s ongoing success at Ascham, and the application of its four pillars has benefited generations of Ascham girls for over 100 years.

21 Jul 2022


Distance Prompts Reflection: Memories of the Dalton Plan

Mr Benjamin Taaffe reflects on the importance and impact of the Dalton Plan, and in particular the Study, throughout his working life.

12 Apr 2022