Honorary awards

Gallery 2008

The following photos are of conferrals of honorary awards in March, April, May, June, October and November 2008.


March 2008

Kenneth Lowell Unsworth

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO confers the honorary degree of Doctor of Visual Arts upon Kenneth Unsworth at the Sydney College of the Arts graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 14 March 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

April 2008

Paul Clement Fensom

The Deputy Chancellor Mr Alan Cameron AM confers the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Paul Fensom at the Faculty of Education and Social Work graduation ceremony held at 4.00pm on 4 April 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Albert Neville Thiele OAM

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO confers the honorary degree of Doctor of Science in Architecture upon Albert Thiele OAM at the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 11 April 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Father Arthur Bridge

Pro Chancellor Mr John McCarthy QC conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Music upon Father Arthur Bridge at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 18 April 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Christopher Lloyd Bowen

Pro Chancellor Mr John McCarthy QC conferring the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Christopher Bowen at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 18 April 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Jeremy Macdonald Steele

Chair of the Academic Board Professor Bruce Sutton conferring the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Jeremy Steele at the Faculty of Arts graduation ceremony held at 4.00pm on 23 April 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

May 2008

Dr Barry Rex Catchlove

Deputy Chancellor Alan Cameron AM conferring the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Dr Barry R Catchlove at the Faculty of Medicine graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 2 May 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Robert Edgar Purves

The title of Honorary Fellow of the University was conferrred upon Robert Purves by the Deputy Chancellor Alan Cameron AM at the Faculty of Medicine graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 2 May 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Dr Bruce William Stillman AO

The Deputy Chancellor Mr Alan Cameron AM conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Science upon Dr Bruce Stillman AO at the Faculty of Economics and Business graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 9 May 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor John Hopcroft

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Engineering upon Professor John Hopcroft at the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 16 May 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Sir William Tryee OBE

The Chair, Academic Board Professor Bruce Sutton conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Engineering upon Sir William Tryee OBE at the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 16 May 2008. The Vice-Chancellor Professor Gavin Brown is on the right, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Hon Justice Margaret Beazley AO

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws upon the Hon Justice Margaret Beazley AO at the Faculty of Law graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 23 May 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Adjunct Professor Wayne R Lonergan

The Deputy Chancellor Mr Alan Cameron AM conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Science in Economics upon Adjunct Professor Wayne Lonergan at the Faculty of Economics and Business graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 30 May 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Kenneth Turner

The Pro Chancellor Mr John McCarthy QC conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters upon Kenneth Turner at the Faculty of Arts graduation ceremony held at 4.00pm on 30 May 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

June 2008

William Peter Coleman

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters upon Peter Coleman at the Faculty of Arts graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 6 June 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

October 2008

Jane Spring

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC conferred the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Jane Spring at the Faculty of Economics and Business graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 10 October 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Hon Gareth John Evans AO QC

The Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence read the citation for The Hon Gareth Evans AO QC before the Deputy Chancellor, Mr Alan Cameron AM, conferred the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws upon the Hon Gareth Evans AO QC at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 24 October 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

November 2008

Dr Gene Sherman

The Pro Chancellor Mr John McCarthy QC conferred the degree of Doctor of Letters (honoris causa) upon Dr Gene Sherman at the Faculty of Arts graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 7 November 2008, photo, copyright Memento Photography.