Daniel Ward

Convocation Medal for undergraduate achievement

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Daniel has a remarkably diverse list of accomplishments to his name. During his time at the University of Sydney, he earned an impressive array of academic prizes, including the University Medal in both Arts and Law.

Meanwhile, he made an energetic contribution across the spectrum of university life. A talented cellist and pianist, he joined the Sydney University Symphony Orchestra upon enrolment and went on to become its president in 2009–10. He served as an editor of the Sydney Law Review and was an area tutor in law at St Paul’s College, mentoring up to 40 students. He won law moots in contracts, torts and constitutional law.

In the wider community, Daniel worked as a volunteer at Redfern Legal Centre and at New York City’s Unemployment Action Center during a student exchange to New York Law School.