Fellows of Senate
Gallery: Memorial Ceremony for the Hon Kim Santow AO
A Memorial Ceremony to celebrate the life of the Hon Kim Santow AO, who was Chancellor of the University from October 2001 to May 2008 and who died peacefully after a short illness on 10 April 2008, was held in The Great Hall at the University of Sydney at 6.00pm on Wednesday, 23 April 2008.
The photography is courtesy of Carmen Lee Spiers of Encapture Photography.
The assembly in the Great Hall
Speakers (from left to right) Dr Pierre Ryckmans, the Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir, the Vice-Chancellor Professor Gavin Brown and Master of Ceremonies John Sheldon.
Welcome and Introductory Remarks by the Vice-Chancellor Professor Gavin Brown.
Eulogy by the Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir.
The Sydney University Graduate Choir which sang "Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring" from the Cantata Herz und Mund und Tat und Leven (Heart and Mouth and Deed and Life), BWV 147; and "Ach Herr, lass dein lieb' Engelein"(May angels bear my soul away) from the St John Passion.
The assembly in the Great Hall.
Portrait of the Hon Kim Santow as Chancellor, 2006, by Lewis Miller (1959-), oil on canvas 1220x910mm, commissioned by the University of Sydney 2006.
Portrait of the Hon Kim Santow as Chancellor.