Parents, the unexpected fans of alumni programs

Parents, the unexpected fans of alumni programs

In a Q&A series with people involved in the Ourschool program, Caroline Milburn, Ourschool’s CEO and co-founder, talks to: Western Heights College principal Fiona Taylor Fiona Taylor, principal of Western Heights College in Geelong The alumni program at Western...
Ourschool makes the news in Ballarat

Ourschool makes the news in Ballarat

Ballarat High School is offering former students the opportunity to reconnect with their alma mater, and make a contribution. A participant of the not-for-profit Ourschool program, BHS is in the process of creating an alumni network of former students who will be...
Jumping in at 14, making a start

Jumping in at 14, making a start

In a Q&A series with people involved in the Ourschool program, Caroline Milburn, Ourschool’s CEO and co-founder, talks to: James Dunstan, CEO of KS Environmental, a leading waste and recycling firm KS Environmental in Dingley, in Melbourne’s outer south-east, was...
Ourschool says thank you

Ourschool says thank you

Despite the most disrupted school year in living memory, our impact data reveals strong results from the 18 schools we partnered with in 2020. We held more than 230 career pathways sessions for students involving relatable, inspiring alumni in both remote and...
University vice-chancellor and siblings give back

University vice-chancellor and siblings give back

The Vice-Chancellor of Western Sydney University and his siblings have established a scholarship at Newcomb Secondary College aimed at encouraging the next generation of students to chase their dreams. Left photo: The Glover siblings, Gerry, Lynn and Barney. Right...
Raising public school funds

Raising public school funds

An interview with Ourschool’s CEO, Caroline Milburn, was recently broadcast on Henry Grossek’s news program on Casey Radio – 97.7FM and on the Viewpoints Podcast. Caroline spoke about why public schools need to catch up in the fundraising stakes by connecting...