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Dr Michael Spence

Gallery - Welcome afternoon tea, 25 July 2008

New Vice-Chancellor and Principal Dr Michael Spence was introduced to staff and students at an afternoon tea hosted by the Chancellor, Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO, which was held in the Great Hall and in a Marqee in the Quadrangle on 25 July 2008.

Over 1,300 staff and students of the University attended.

In his address, Dr Spence speak informally about his thoughts and ideas for the University in the future. He thanked staff and students for their part in making the University the fine institution that it had become over the last decade. Dr Spence also talked about the University's mission and values as an elite University and the importance of having a commitment to the University and a strong belief in what we do. (Source: the Vice-Chancellor's News & events archive webpage.)

Guests enjoyed quiche, cakes, and cucumber sandwiches as well as music by Sydney ConArtist, a Jazz Band from Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

Photographs are courtesy of Nuran Zorlu. Click on images to view enlargements.


Marqee:

The Marqee
The Marqee
The Marqee
The Marqee
The Marqee

The Marqee

Professor Imre Pallo & Dr Bogumil Eichstaedt

Professor Imre Pallo & Dr Bogumil Eichstaedt

The Great Hall:

The queue into the Great Hall

The queue into the Great Hall.

Sydney ConArtist

Sydney ConArtist

The Great Hall
The Great Hall

The Great Hall

Dr Spence with members of staff
Dr Spence with members of staff
Dr Spence with members of staff

Dr Spence with members of staff.

Professor Bryan Gaensler with the Chancellor

Professor Bryan Gaensler with the Chancellor.

Master of Ceremonies:

Master of Ceremonies, Professor Don Nutbeam

Master of Ceremonies, Professor Don Nutbeam.

Introduction by the Chancellor:

The Chancellor introduces Dr Spence

The Chancellor introduces Dr Spence.

Listening to the Chancellor

Listening to the Chancellor.

Address by Dr Spence:

Dr Spence speaks to staff and students in the Great Hall
Dr Spence speaks to staff and students
Dr Spence speaks to staff and students
Dr Spence speaks to staff and students
Dr Spence speaks to staff and students

Dr Spence speaks to staff and students in the Great Hall.