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Talking the talk is second nature

March 18, 2021 Lizzie Snedden

Arriving at school in Australia and not understanding English is a learning difference, not a learning difficulty.

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Learning to live together

March 17, 2021 Darrell Croker

Newcastle’s university is a microcosm of the city’s broader cultural diversity and at its hub is the multifaith chaplaincy, which has a greater variety of backgrounds than any other campus in Australia.

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Douse burnout blues

March 17, 2021 Kelly Pavan

Most of us looked forward to putting 2020 to bed on New Year’s Eve, celebrating the end of one of the most globally challenging years in living history, and hoping for better times to come in 2021. Unsurprisingly, it turns out that COVID-19 didn’t take this as a hard deadline.

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Keeping on

March 17, 2021 Elizabeth Hellwig OP

The sun peaked through the clouds to shine on an assembly of Dominican nuns gathered at the Calvary Mt Carmel Retirement home in Maitland recently, to celebrate Mary Clare Innes’s 100th birthday.

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Recognise the multicultural in all of us

March 17, 2021 Stefania Paolini

Harmony Day celebrates the new and old faces of modern multicultural Australia and recognises our highs and lows.

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Discussion: Harmony Day

March 16, 2021 Lizzie Snedden

On the eve of Harmony Day, Aurora visited San Clemente High School in Mayfield. San Clemente is one of the most culturally diverse schools in the Hunter region and students there were keen to share their perspective on the day and reflections on cultural diversity.

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Ignite a conversation to connect

March 16, 2021 Craig Duncan

We all learnt a lot in 2020.

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Keeping the faiths

March 16, 2021 Darrell Croker

The strong spirit of interfaith support flows through Newcastle like the Hunter River itself. As a bustling international port, the city has a natural advantage. Multiculturalism developed without fuss and the religions of those many cultures flourish amid the dominant Catholic and Protestant strains.

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