Convocation Medal for Undergraduate Achievement
A graduate with outstanding academic success, Andrew Thomas (BEc (Hons) ’11) has used the knowledge he obtained through his Economics and Law studies to make valuable contributions to the University and wider community.
He has received several prizes and scholarships, including the Dean’s Scholarship for Economics and Business, the Investec Prize for the most outstanding graduate of the University of Sydney Business School and the University Medal.
As a debater and public speaker, he has represented the University nationally and internationally with considerable success, and has served on a number of representative bodies, including the University’s Academic Board.
Andrew has also volunteered with the Redfern Legal Centre, microfinance organisation, Opportunity International, and the African Foundation for People in Need, raising $40,000 for a school in Uganda with a fellow student from St Paul’s College.