MUNA 2015

Boorowa achieves great success at the Rotary Model United Nations Assembly (MUNA) competition Boorowa students Rhys Smith, Jazmin McMillan and Raquel Foti represented Boorowa Central School with a high standard of debating ability over the three-day MUNA competition last weekend. The students had spent several months researching ten United Nations resolutions and spent many lunchtimes [...]

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2012-13 Presidents Report

Another Rotary year closes and it’s time to reflect and learn from the past twelve months.  My aim this year was to lead the club with a small active board supported by member’s assigned responsibility for specific events.  This was largely successful however some members missed the structure of the committees. We lost several members [...]

Tracey Wu – Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Our first speaker this week was Tracey Wu. Tracey spoke in support of the RYLA programme which she attended in Wollongong earlier this year. Tracey's praise for the programme focussed very heavily on the confidence and friendships gained from attending RYLA. R otary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) is Rotary's leadership training program for young people. [...]

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Jillian Thomsen – A Young Woman’s Perspective of Pre-Withdrawal Afganistan.

Our third guest speaker was Jillian Thomsen, Australia’s 2008  youth ambassador to the United Nations Youth Assembly in New York. Jillian had previously volunteered in Takmao, Cambodia, working with landmine victims and in disability inclusive development as a community development officer for Rose Rehabilitation Cambodia.  Gillian presentation focused on her experiences in Afghanistan.  How people, [...]