2016 News archive

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December 2016
Meet Stephen Sanders, 2017 IHMA Executive   View Summary
12 December 2016
Stephen SandersWe caught up with our new IHMA Executive, Stephen Sanders to discuss plans for the 50th Anniversary, highlights of living at IH and advice for new residents.
International House to Welcome Ambassador Chowdhury    View Summary
6 December 2016
Ambassador ChowdhuryWe are excited to announce Ambassador Karim Chowdhury as our special guest for this year's 50th Anniversary Gala Luncheon.
November 2016
International House magazine   View Summary
22 November 2016
I-Night photoWe celebrate all of the unique experiences of living a the most diverse community on campus in this second issue of the International House magazine.
Fellows' Lunch 2016   View Summary
10 November 2016
Julia KrattliWe hope you will join us in officially welcoming Julia Krattli as a Fellow of the House on Sunday 20 November from 12pm - 3pm.
Candlelight Celebrations Mark End of Lectures   View Summary
1 November 2016
Candlelight DinnerCandlelight Dinner marked the last day of lectures, and for many residents, the last formal event of their time at International House.
October 2016
What is HeyPoly?   View Summary
31 October 2016
Students accepting awardInternational House residents Ishaa Sandhu, Samanvay Karambhe and college alumnus Karel Luwena won the $2000 'Best Social Innovation' prize at last week's Sydney Genesis awards.
Sonia Takes Flight   View Summary
14 October 2016
Sonia during flightI started flying because it was something that I wanted to do since I was a child. That is why I am working on my night rating now before I start my commercial license, and hopefully become a flight instructor eventually
Five global International House alumni you might recognise   View Summary
8 October 2016
Leonard CohenWe tracked down five esteemed alumni from International Houses around the world, some you might recognise...
Diane & Howard Cook Award   View Summary
5 October 2016
Diane & Howard CookThis award plays an integral role in recognising the contributions of a resident who reflects the values and ideals of International House.
September 2016
Mimi Attends National Student Leadership Forum   View Summary
30 September 2016
Mimi YalumaInternational House resident Mimi Yaluma recently attended the National Student Leadership Forum on Faith and Values as an intern.
Walter Westman Lecture shines a light on sustainability   View Summary
23 September 2016
Dr Haydn WashingtonWe were privileged to welcome Dr Haydn Washington to International House for this year's Walter Westman Lecture
All eyes on I-Night   View Summary
22 September 2016
International Night logoCultures and colours of International House on show during I-Night
Rosemary Berrick Photography Competition   View Summary
2 September 2016
Rosemary Berrick competition iconThe Rosemary Berrick Photography Competition is now open! $100 first prize up for grabs.
August 2016
Samanvay Attends UN Youth Assembly   View Summary
30 August 2016
Samanvay visits UNInternational House resident Samanvay Karambhe recently received the Engineering and IT Student Leadership Travel Grant to attend the UN Youth Summit.
Trivia with a Cause   View Summary
15 August 2016
Image of two children from Bo The International House Charity Trivia Night will hold extra significance this year with three teams raising money for Bo Children's Hospital.
Grant applications open now   View Summary
8 August 2016
Image of Davis Projects for Peace doveThe Davis Projects for Peace and Cormack Rowlands Award are now open.
Walter Westman Lecture on Science, Humanity and the Environment   View Summary
8 August 2016
Photo of Dr Haydn WashingtonInternational House invites you to a thought-provoking evening on delusion, getting real about the environment, and breaking the denial dam.
July 2016
Celebrating 50 Years of International Understanding and Friendship   View Summary
22 July 2016
50th anniversary Nearly 50 years since our official opening, we have welcomed over 6,000 students across 93 nationalities into the friendly atmosphere of International House. That's a lot of ideas and beliefs being shared over dinner, and many more cultural barriers being removed.
International House Magazine Available Now   View Summary
1 July 2016
International House Magazine Cover ImageThe first edition of International House Magazine is available now.
April 2016
Nominations for Fellowship of International House are open!   View Summary
26 April 2016
International HouseA Fellowship of International House recognises a person who has made an outstanding contribution to International House. Fellows nominations for 2016 are now open and close 31st July 2016.