Posts Tagged ‘Kavanagh College’

Decision on school name change to follow after decision from Vatican Comments 0

Monday, November 4th, 2019

Kavanagh College is named after the late Bishop John Kavanagh, who has been criticised for his handling of a predatory priest. Pressure has been growing for a name change following revelations the late bishop sent Dunedin priest Father Magnus Murray to Australia for counselling instead of contacting the police Read more ALSO Read Kavanagh College Read more

Calls for name change at Kavanagh College Comments 0

Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Tears mixed with calls for healing as more than 50 people gathered in Dunedin to demand a new name for Kavanagh College. The meeting was organised by former Kavanagh College pupils Christian McNab and Sam Murphy following ODT Insight revelations about sexual offending within the Dunedin diocese. Continue reading Related Posts:Magnus Murray: The Church responseDunedin’s bishop admits Read more

Non binary student surprised by school’s supportive stance Comments 1

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

A 15-year-old Kavanagh College pupil who identifies as neither male nor female has been a “little surprised” at just how supportive the Dunedin Catholic school has been. During the last term of last year Arryn, who identifies as non-binary and asks to be referred to using the pronouns they, their and them instead of he Read more

Kavanagh College jubilee: a Mass to remember Comments 0

Friday, October 24th, 2014

The Forsyth Barr Stadium will temporarily become the House of God this weekend, as hundreds of Dunedin residents gather for a combined Catholic Mass. The Mass on Sunday will be part of Kavanagh College’s 25th jubilee celebrations and will attract all schools and parishes in the city. Continue reading Related Posts:Kavanagh dean appointed Principal of Read more