Honorary awards

Gallery 2009

The following photos are of conferrals of honorary awards in March, April, May, June, October, November and December 2009.


March 2009

Esmond Ross Brown AM

The Pro-Chancellor Mr John McCarthy QC confers the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Esmond Brown AM at the Faculty of Pharmacy graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 20 March 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

April 2009

Thomas Dwyer Bass

The Pro-Chancellor Mr John McCarthy QC confers the degree of Doctor of Visual Arts (honoris causa) upon Tom Bass at the Sydney College of the Arts graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 8 April 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Brenda Louise Croft

The Pro-Chancellor Mr John McCarthy QC confers the degree of Doctor of Visual Arts (honoris causa) upon Brenda Louise Croft at the Sydney College of the Arts graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 8 April 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Emeritus Professor Dame Leonie Kramer AC DBE

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO confers the degree of Doctor of Letters (honoris causa) upon Emeritus Professor Dame Leonie Kramer AC DBE at the Faculty of Arts graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 8 April 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

May 2009

Robert Lee Maple-Brown

The Chair of the Academic Board Professor Bruce Sutton confers the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Robert Maple-Brown at the Faculty of Medicine graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 1 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Bennett (Ben) William Macpherson OAM

The Chair of the Academic Board Professor Bruce Sutton confers the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Ben Macpherson OAM at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music graduation ceremony held at 4.00pm on 1 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Adjunct Professor John Vincent Egan

The Deputy Chancellor Mr Alan Cameron AM confers the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Adjunct Professor John Egan at the Faculty of Economics and Business graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 8 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Emeritus Professor Gavin Brown AO

Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence, honorary doctorate (DSc) recipient and former Vice-Chancellor Emeritus Professor Gavin Brown AO and Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Bashir AC CVO after the conferring ceremony held at 9.30am on 15 May 2009, photo, copyright Andrew Potter.

David Dumas Coffey

The Deputy Chancellor Alan Cameron AM conferring the degree of Doctor of Engineering (honoris causa) upon David Coffey at the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 15 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Emeritus Professor Noel Hush AO

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO after conferring degree of Doctor of Science (honoris causa) upon Emeritus Professor Noel Hush AO at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 22 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Emeritus Scientia Professor Michael Nicholas Paddon-Row

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO conferred degree of Doctor of Science (honoris causa) upon Emeritus Scientia Professor Michael Paddon-Row at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 22 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Bruce McWilliam

Pro-Chancellor John McCarthy QC conferred the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Bruce McWilliam at the Faculty of Law graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 22 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Hon Justice Arthur Robert Emmett

Pro-Chancellor John McCarthy QC conferred the degree of Doctor of Laws (honoris causa) upon the Hon Justice Arthur Emmett at the Faculty of Law graduation ceremony held at 4.00pm on 22 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Philip Alexander Symonds PSM

The Deputy Chancellor Mr Alan Cameron AM conferred the degree of Doctor of Science honoris causa upon Philip Symonds PSM at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 29 May 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

June 2009

Mitchell Durno (Durno) Murray

The degree of Doctor of Science honoris causa was conferred posthumously upon Mitchell Durno (Durno) Murray by Academic Board Chair Professor Bruce Sutton at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 12 June 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography. The honorary degree was accepted by Robin Murray, his daughter.

October 2009

David Westbrook Anstice

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO awarded the title of Honorary Fellow of the University to David Anstice at the Faculty of Economics and Business graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 9 October 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Professor Peter Gavin Hall

Academic Board Chair Professor Bruce Sutton (left) conferring the honorary degree of Doctor of Science upon Professor Peter Hall at the Faculty of Science graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 16 October 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

November 2009

Keith Eric Cottier AM

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO (left) conferring the honorary degree of Doctor of Science in Architecture upon Keith Cottier AM at the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 27 November 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

December 2009

Bohdan Bilinsky

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO conferring the title of Honorary Fellow of the University upon Bohdan Bilinsky at the Faculty of Medicine graduation ceremony held at 11.30am on 18 December 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

Emeritus Professor Trevor Heath OAM

Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO conferring the degree of Doctor of Veterinary Science (honoris causa) upon Emeritus Professor Trevor Heath OAM at the Faculty of Veterinary Science graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 18 December 2009, photo, copyright Memento Photography.