Deaf Southern Star: 2011 (Vol. 33, No. 4)

Some of the items featured in the St Dominic’s Catholic Deaf Centre’s ‘Deaf Southern Star’ (Vol. 33, No. 4, 2011) newsletter: 

  • A feature on Sr. Gemma Finlap OP (1931-2011) who taught at St. Dominics from 1969 to 1977. In 1981, she returned to teach until 1988. She also became Acting Principal and later Principal. 
  • The NZSL Missalette translation project continues to proceed in Auckland. This is the first time that an official NZSL translation of a significant Church document has been undertaken. Members of the Project team are: David Loving-Molloy, Mary Johnson, Jackie Overall, Shona McGhie, Felicity Crowe, Fr. Bruce Bolland, Deacon Nick Bruce, Judith Serfontein. 
  • A summary of a trip to Samoa for the Oceania Deaf and Disability Forum, with Judith Serfontein, David Loving-Molloy, Evelyn Seymour-East, Nick Bruce, Sue Bruce, Angela Murray attending. 
  • A St. Dominic’s museum and archive is being set up at the Catholic Deaf Centre to preserve its history.

  1. Angela Murray

  2. David Loving-Molloy

  3. Evelyn Seymour-East

  4. Felicity Crowe

  5. Jackie Overall

  6. Judith Serfontein

  7. Mary Johnson

  8. Nick Bruce

  9. Shona McGhie

  10. Sue Bruce

Donated by St Dominic's Catholic Deaf Centre
Reference number CDC2011-33-4-MJN