Graduations

Graduation speakers in 2012

The following photos are of a selection of graduation speakers in March, April, May, June, October and November 2012.


Gallery

March 2012

Stephen Marty

Stephen Marty, Chair, Pharmacy Board of Australia, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Pharmacy graduation ceremonies held in the Great Hall at 9.30am and 11.30am on 16 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Emeritus Professor Clive Wright

Emeritus Professor Clive Wright, former Chief Dental Officer of New South Wales, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Dentistry graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 16 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Dr Mark Bagshaw

Dr Mark Bagshaw, Managing Director, Innov8 Consulting Group, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Health Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 23 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

John Walsh, AM

John Walsh, AM, Partner, Advisory Division, PricewaterhouseCoopers, was guest speaker at the Faculty of Health Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 23 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Dr Catherine Keenan

Dr Catherine Keenan, Co-founder and Executive Director, Sydney Story Factory, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Health Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 23 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Lindy McAllister

Professor Lindy McAllister, Associate Dean - Work Integrated Learning, Faculty of Health Sciences, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Health Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 30 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Muriel Jaragba

Muriel Jaragba, Aboriginal Mental Health Worker, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Health Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 30 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Amanda Adrian

Amanda Adrian, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Nursery and Midwifery graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 30 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

April 2012

Mary Lane

Mary Lane, Honorary Senior Lecturer in Social Work, and recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters in Social Work, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Education & Social Work graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 13 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Nadia Wheatley

Nadia Wheatley, Honorary Associate, Faculty of Education and Social Work, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Education & Social Work and Board of Studies in Indigenous Studies graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 13 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Michael Tawa

Professor Michael Tawa, Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, gave the occasional address at the Faculties of Architecture, Design & Planning and Education & Social Work graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 13 April 2012, and the Faculty of Architecture, Design & Planning graduation ceremony held at 4.00pm, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Geoffrey Garrett

Professor Geoffrey Garrett, Dean, University of Sydney Business School, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 20 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Geoffrey Garrett

Professor Geoffrey Garrett, Dean, University of Sydney Business School, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 20 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Rick Benitez

Professor Rick Benitez, School of Philosophical and Historical Inquiry, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 20 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Robert van Krieken

Professor Robert van Krieken, Department of Sociology and Social Policy, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 20 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Ross Gittins AM

Ross Gittins AM, Economics Editor, Sydney Morning Herald and recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Science in Economics, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 27 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Allan McConnell

Professor Allan McConnell, Chair, Department of Government and International Relations, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 27 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Silviu Itescu

Professor Silviu Itescu, Chief Executive Officer, Mesoblast Limited, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 27 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Graeme Selby

Graeme Selby, Chairman, Selby Scientific Foundation, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 27 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

May 2012

Matthew Gibbs

Matthew Gibbs, General Manager, Media and Communications, Australian Securities Exchange, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 4 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Alex McBratney

Professor Alex McBratney, Pro-Dean, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 4 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Gerard Goggin

Professor Gerard Goggin, Chair, Department of Media and Communications, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 4 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Ben Freedman

Professor Ben Freedman, Deputy Dean, Faculty of Medicine, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Medicine graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 11 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Adjunct Professor Michael Frommer

Adjunct Professor Michael Frommer, Chair and Associate Dean, Sydney Medical Program, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Medicine graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 11 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Rachel Scott

Visual artist Rachel Scott gave the occasional address at the Sydney College of the Arts graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 11 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Dr John O

Dr John O'Sullivan, research scientist and engineer, and recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Engineering, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Science and Faculty of Engineering & Information Technologies graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 18 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Dr John Gilmour Nutt AM

Dr John Gilmour Nutt AM, engineer and recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Engineering, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Engineering & Information Technologies graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 18 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Ken Miriams

Ken Miriams, Director, Dow Chemical Australia and New Zealand, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Engineering & Information Technologies graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 18 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Emeritus Professor Grant Steven

Emeritus Professor Grant Steven, School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Engineering & Information Technologies graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 18 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Lawrence Ogalthorpe Gostin

Professor Lawrence Ogalthorpe Gostin, Associate Dean (Research and Academic Programs) and the Linda D and Timothy J O'Neill Professor of Global Health Law, Georgetown University Law Center, and recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Law graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 25 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Her Honour Judge Robyn Tupman

Her Honour Judge Robyn Tupman, District Court of New South Wales, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Law graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 25 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Honourable Justice Ashley Black

The Honourable Justice Ashley Black, Supreme Court of New South Wales, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Law graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 25 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Honourable George Palmer, AM QC

The Honourable George Palmer, AM QC, Judge, Supreme Court of New South Wales 2001-2011 and composer, gave the occasional address at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 25 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

1 June 2012

Brian Bissaker

Brian Bissaker, Chief Executive Officer, Colonial First State, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 1 June 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

John Conde AO

John Conde AO, Chairman, Ausgrid, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 1 June 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Daniel Petre AO

Daniel Petre AO, Executive Chairman, Netus Pty Ltd, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 1 June 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Hans Hendrischke

Professor Hans Hendrischke, Professor of Chinese Business and Management, The University of Sydney Business School, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 1 June 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor David Braddon-Mitchell

Professor David Braddon-Mitchell, Department of Philosophy, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 8 June 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Catherine Waldby

Professor Catherine Waldby, Department of Sociology and Social Policy, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 8 June 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Matt Handbury

Matt Handbury, Chief Executive, Murdoch Books, gave the occasional address at the Faculty Science graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 8 June 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

5 October 2012

Mark Burrows AO

Mark Burrows AO, Executive Vice Chairman and Managing Director for Credit Suisse, Asia Pacific, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 5 October 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Margy Osmond

Margy Osmond, CEO of the Australian National Retailer’s Association, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 5 October 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Richard Freudenstein

Richard Freudenstein, CEO & Managing Director of Foxtel, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 5 October 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Marian Baird

Professor Marian Baird, Professor of Employment Relations in the University of Sydney Business School, Director of the Women and Work Research Group and Fellow of Senate, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 5 October 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

19 October 2012

Richard Sheppard

Richard Sheppard, an Independent Director of DEXUS Funds Management Limited, Chairman of Eraring Energy and Chairman of the Macquarie Group Foundation, gave the occasional address at the University of Sydney Business School graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 19 October 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Dr Michael Wesley

Dr Michael Wesley, strategic analyst and commentator, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 19 October 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Suzanne Rutland

Professor Suzanne Rutland, Professor in the Department of Hebrew, Biblical & Jewish Studies, University of Sydney, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 19 October 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Kim Anderson

Kim Anderson, Chief Executive of The Reading Room and former Fellow of Senate, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 4.00pm on 19 October 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

9 November 2012

Professor Martin John Rees, Lord Rees of Ludlow

Professor Martin John Rees, Lord Rees of Ludlow, Astronomer Royal, former President of the Royal Society and former Master of Trinity College, Cambridge, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 9 November 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Ann  Brewer

Professor Ann Brewer, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Strategic Management), University of Sydney, gave the occasional address at the Faculties of Education and Social Work and Science graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 9 November 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Colm Harmon

Professor Colm Harmon, Head of School of Economics, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Sydney, gave the occasional address at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 2.00pm on 9 November 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

10 November 2012

Dr Michael Spence gave the address at the special ceremony at 5.30pm on Saturday 10 November 2012

Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence gave the address at the special ceremony held in the Great Hall at 5.30pm on 10 November 2012, at which honorary doctorates were conferred upon Cate Blanchett, Kate Grenville, Professor Martin Rees, Lord Rees of Ludlow, Emeritus Professor Robin Warren AC & Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, photo by Ted Sealey, copyright University of Sydney