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Welcoming the new Dean of Students

Following the recruitment and selection process involving the Board Deputy Chair, Deputy Princip.. read more

An Afternoon with Nina Funnell

On Friday 26th October, members of Cromwell College incoming Executive, RA’s and O-Week Commit.. read more

Mexican Themed Dinner for SWOTVAC

On Thursday 1st November the kitchen staff put on one of their famed theme dinners to lighten the mo.. read more

Sports Dinner 2018

Sports Dinner was a great success with a night full of awards, thanks and celebration. All spo.. read more

Valedictory Dinner 2018

Thirty three students were presented to the College as Valedictorians at this year’s Valed.. read more

Queensland Intervarsity Law Champions

Congratulations to Madeleine Jones and her partner for recently taking out the title of Champions in.. read more

2010 Leaders' Dinner

Some of the student leaders from 2010 enjoyed a great night with Jenny and Ross Switzer (and "Ol.. read more

...let them eat cake...

Today was our Deputy Principal Michael's birthday and also our weekly Wednesday staff meeting. .. read more

The Climb.....

Our speaker at our last formal dinner for 2018, on Tuesday 4th September, was Alyssa Azar, an Au.. read more

Academic Dinner 2018

A highlight each year is the Academic Dinner which was held on Tuesday 21 August 2018. .. read more

Cromwell attends National Student Leadership Forum

After an incredible four days in Canberra, I have come back to Uni with so many take aways from.. read more

Cromwell Green Thumbs

A small herb and vegetable garden has been established at the college to service the kitchen. Tw.. read more

Science Faculty - Academic Breakfast

Dr Lena Constantin was our guest speaker at the Science Academic Breakfast on Thursday 23rd August. .. read more

Welcoming Back David Wadsworth

At our first formal dinner for second semester, on Tuesday 7th August, we we.. read more

NAAUC @ Cromwell 2018

Without a doubt NAAUC (National Association of Australian University Colleges was one of the mos.. read more

Open Day with Ollie

Cromwell staff and students look forward to welcoming our visitors to Cromwell on Open Day (Sund.. read more

Open House 2018

The second annual Open House event was held on the 21st of July on the Cromwell Deck, Old Colleg.. read more

Broadway comes to Cromwell

Cromwell College had the pleasure of hosting world renowned master voice teacher Mary Sterakian&.. read more

Farewell to Scotty!

Today we farewelled our second longest serving staff member, Scott Harland. Scott joined the Caterin.. read more

Cromwell Sponsors Red Frogs Gala Dinner

Red Frogs ( ( is a brilliant organisation that empowers.. read more

Thank You Student Leaders!

I hosted dinner at a local restaurant to thank the members of our student leadership team for th.. read more

Corridor Dinners Continue!

Jenny Switzer continues to host a Corridor Dinner for each of the seventeen corridors each year... read more

Big Effort at ICC Regatta

Last Sunday saw eleven Cromwell crews take to the Brisbane River for the annual ICC Rowing Regat.. read more


Each Sunday, several Cromwell students head off to different churches. This complements the nume.. read more

Cromwell Cricket

The cricket season in 2018 allowed for lots of newcomers to the team this year. It was a season .. read more

Fourth @ Bandfest 2018

Bandfest this year came together wonderfully in the midst of what was a very busy semester full .. read more

Fresher Rugby season 2018

Fresher Rugby is one of Cromwell`s most anticipated sporting events. The team consisted of a lar.. read more

Great effort at Waterpolo

Waterpolo was a successful carnival this year for the ICC. The boys played well and achieved 6th.. read more

Ben Gibson wins the 2018 Men's Great Court Race

On Wednesday the prestigious Great Court Race was held at UQ. The annual race consists of a 636m.. read more

Cromwell celebrates service at the Foundation Dinner

Cromwell celebrated the many and varied contributions that make the college special at the annual Fo.. read more

Cromwell students recognised for outstanding academic achievement

Recently, Natalia Frick, Lucy Ribbe Kelso and Joelle Cullen had the privilege of attending the .. read more

Cromwell Water Polo Action!

The girls and the boys once again hit the UQ Aquatic Centre for the ICC Water Polo competition last .. read more

2 X 21st’s This Week!

Our Students’ Association President Roxane Mutchler, and Mid Dowling RA Cameron Kroon both.. read more

Great Support at ICC Choralfest

Last night, Cromwell College hosted the annual ICC Choralfest competition for all ten Colleges i.. read more

Cromwell Medallist 2017

I remember when I first came to visit the UQ colleges for campus tours back in the middle o.. read more

Crommie at the Velodrome for CommGames

At the beginning of January I began my position with the Commonwealth Games as one of the venue .. read more

Strong Cromwell Debating Team

Jess Griffiths, Lawson Wrigley, and Megan Callaghan did a great job debating Emmanuel College in.. read more

Boatcruising Carvinale Style

Cromwell’s annual Boat Cruise was held on Saturday 28th of April on the Deck and Hancock/D.. read more

Crommie Commie Games

Recently, Megan and I performed in the opening ceremony for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Gam.. read more

Aussies Aussies Aussies

Hey there! My name is Sidney Blake, or ‘Bermuda’ as I am more fondly known at Cromwe.. read more

Gone Girl (from Charleville to Cromwell)

Five years ago Trent Dalton documented my transition to boarding school in Toowoomba. Whilst Toowoom.. read more

ANZAC Day Formal Dinner

On Tuesday 24th April the College held a formal dinner to celebrate, and reflect on, the import.. read more

ICC Art Show 2018

On Saturday 21st of April, the ICC Art Show took place at St. Leo's College and numerous Cromwel.. read more

BEL Networking Breakfast

On Wednesday the 18th of April, Cromwell hosted the first BEL Networking Breakfast of the year w.. read more

Cromwell success in Negotiation Grand Final

Just before the mid-semester break Madeleine Jones and Zak Cassells (Old Boy) competed in the QU.. read more

Hair Raising Effort

Last night we had 15 Cromwellians shave, wax or dye their hair to raise money for blood cancer r.. read more

The First Debate

On Monday night, the first debate of the year took place against International House. The team c.. read more

Great Support at ICC College Idol

Monday night saw most of Cromwell in the Red Room at UQ to support one of their own, Kellyn Madd.. read more

Several Wins at Touch Football Competition

Our girls and boys teams played well fought out matches last weekend to come away victorious in .. read more

Statement - National Hazing Reports

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Great Spirit at Old Boys / Freshers Rugby Match

Last night saw our Fresher boys take on the Old Boys in a traditional match to commence the coll.. read more

2nd Place for Crommie Girls at ICC Swimming!

Last Friday night saw droves of black and white supporters at the UQ Pool to support our team at.. read more

Cromwell Alcohol Free Event Draws Big Crowd

Following Cromwell’s dry (alcohol free) Orientation Week, a great night was had by all whe.. read more

Crommie Fresher then, Crommie Fresher now

Top Thatcher, a place that I had never heard of before my first day as a Cromwell fresher. Cert.. read more

P Week 2018

P Week this year took place from Sunday 4th through to Saturday 10 February . It was once again .. read more

Presidents’ Day at Cromwell

The third Monday in February may be Presidents’ Day in the USA, but was also a chance for .. read more