Honorary awards

Ruth Winifred Cracknell

The actress, Miss Ruth Cracknell received an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from the Chancellor, Sir Hermann Black, at a ceremony held in the Great Hall on 2 March 1985.

She was honoured for her contribution to the cultural life of Australia and for her generosity in devoting her time and energy to the service of the University.

Ruth Winifred Cracknell and the Chancellor, Sir Hermann Black

Ruth Winifred Cracknell and the Chancellor, Sir Hermann Black, photo, 'The University of Sydney News', 12 March 1985.