Environment & Sustainability

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Environment & Sustainability

Environment and Sustainability in Catholic Schools by John Phelan

The school curriculum is a crowded place; as the world becomes more complex, so too the demands on school time. Educators need to make choices; to prioritise those areas of learning which are critical to the future of our community and nation.

They also need to model their own responses to important issues, to “lead from […]

Environment and Sustainability in Catholic Schools by John Phelan2018-07-06T11:22:48+10:00

Making The University Experience More Than Just a Certificate by Professor Anne Cummins

Students planning to go to university look for more than just the courses offered; they are seeking a whole experience as they continue their studies and work towards a career.

Australian Catholic University (ACU) has invested significant time, thinking and funds into the improvement of the overall student experience. A whole range of strategic projects, including […]

Making The University Experience More Than Just a Certificate by Professor Anne Cummins2018-07-06T11:22:58+10:00

Australian Catholic University Embraces Laudato Si’ by Mark Doggett

Australian Catholic University (ACU) is proud to recognise its longstanding responsibility to embrace the natural environment, and practicing sustainability is directly related to the Catholic Mission of our university.

Pope Francis observes in his encyclical, Laudato Si’ – Caring for our Common Home, “how inseparable the bond is between concern for nature, justice for the poor, […]

Australian Catholic University Embraces Laudato Si’ by Mark Doggett2018-07-06T11:23:12+10:00

Learning to Care for our Common Home by Jacqui Rémond

We are living through times of rapid change. Today we are experiencing increasing uncertainty and facing not just one but many crises – ecological, social, economic and in the Australian Church.

We all know that humanity is living in a way that is unsustainable on the planet. Just looking around at the plastics, the chemicals, the […]

Learning to Care for our Common Home by Jacqui Rémond2018-07-06T11:23:22+10:00