WIDENING PARTICIPATION AND OUTREACH

Widening Participation and Outreach sits within the Global Student Recruitment & Mobility portfolio under the direction of Michelle Carlin, Executive Director, Global Student Recruitment and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Registrar, Professor Tyrone Carlin.


Mary Teague

Head - Widening Participation


Mary's role is focussed on progressing University-wide programs and Faculty based projects to support Widening Participation. Her primary objective is to increase the participation of students from low socio-economic backgrounds, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and regional students within the University of Sydney. This includes working collaboratively with Educational Innovation to implement and oversee the Widening Participation Network and grants program.


Sophie Partridge

Coordinator – Schools Outreach & Regional Projects


Sarina Solar

Indigenous Student Recruitment Manager


Mitchell Whitely

Indigenous Student Recruitment Assistant


Sylvia Utami

Project Officer - Schools Outreach
Sylvia Utami

Sylvia manages the implementation of the interactive classroom and motor skills development programs for primary schools. She assists the coordination of the volunteer program and liaises with Compass coordinators in partner schools.


Emma Purcell

Project Officer - Schools Outreach
Emma Purcell

Emma manages the delivery of scholarship support workshops for senior students; assists in the coordination of the school-based Film Production and Editing and Stop Motion Animation programs; and liaises with Compass coordinators in partner schools.


Amy Bywater

Project Officer - Schools Outreach
Amy Bywater

Amy manages the delivery of scholarship support workshops for senior students; coordinates the Year 10 Preparation for Senior Study Program; and liaises with Compass coordinators in partner schools.


Bianca Williams

Project Officer - Schools Outreach
Bianca Williams

Bianca Williams is a proud Barkindji woman originating from the Central and Far West regions of NSW. Bianca delivering a range of academic enrichment activities in schools and in community supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and their families to navigate the ropes of higher education.


Natalie Hull

Project Officer - Volunteers
Natalie Hull

Natalie coordinates Compass’ suite of volunteer programs which includes the recruitment and training of University volunteers; and implementation and coordination of these programs in Compass partner primary and high schools and Intensive English centres across Sydney.


Sarah Holt

Administration Assistant - School Outreach
Sarah Holt

Sarah supports the Compass schools team providing a wide range of administrative services.


Josie Wilson

Team Leader - Operations and Events
Josie Wilson

Josie leads the pre-tertiary on-campus engagement program for the Social Inclusion Unit. Her role includes the strategic development of our events, management of the Wingara Mura - Bunga Barrabugu Program and oversight of day-to-day operations.


Dorothy Tran

Project Officer - Events
Dorothy Tran

Dorothy coordinates and manages a range of on-campus events and activities. Her role includes university staff, students and key internal and external stakeholders event content development, logistics and operations support and liaison; training and management of Compass student leaders; and event promotion and implementation.


Mary Britton

Project Officer - Events
Mary Britton

Mary coordinates and manages a range of on-campus events and activities. Her role includes university staff, students and key internal and external stakeholders event content development, logistics and operations support and liaison; training and management of Compass student leaders; and event promotion and implementation.


Sally Nowland

Administrative Assistant - Events
Sally Nowland

Sally provides administrative and logistical support to the events team. Assisting in the operations of events and the unit, she supports and liaises with staff, students and key internal and external stakeholders, contributing to the planning and delivery of events.


Lily Tang

Administrative Assistant - Events
Lily Tang

Lily provides administrative and logistical support to the events team. Assisting in the operations of events and the unit, she supports and liaises with staff, students and key internal and external stakeholders, contributing to the planning and delivery of events.


Nicholas Hollins

Editor, A•STAR
Nicholas Hollins

Nicholas is the editor of A•STAR. Responsible for publishing articles, managing a growing team of contributors, social media, publicity, documenting Compass programs and encouraging students to tell their own stories.


Susan Parker

Project Officer - Communications
Susan Parker

Susan manages the Social Inclusion Unit’s communications, evaluation, funding and reporting strategies.