Nikolas Kirby (2007)
The 2007 Convocation Medallist was Nikolas Kirby. Nikolas has an outstanding academic record and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts with 1st Class Honours. He also achieved the University Medal in philosophy.
Nikolas has made numerous contributions to University life. He represented the University at national and international debating tournaments and also fostered the public speaking and debating talents of his fellow students as a debating coach. Nikolas also played an active role as a college tutor.
Nikolas served as a director of the University of Sydney Union Board and on the executive of the Sydney University Law Society as well as being an editor of Honi Soit.
The Chancellor, Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO, presented the Convocation Medal to Nikolas at the Alumni Reception in MacLaurin Hall on 28 September 2007.