Honorary awards

Gallery 2012

The following photos are of conferrals of honorary awards in March, April, May, September, November and December 2012.


March 2012

The Chair of the Academic Board and Gabrielle Hollows

The Chair of the Academic Board, Associate Professor Peter McCallum and Gabrielle Hollows, recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Health Sciences, at the Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery graduation ceremony held at 4.00pm on 30 March 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

April 2012

The Chancellor and Mary Lane

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO and Mary Lane, recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters in Social Work, at the Faculty of Education and Social Work graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 13 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Deputy Chancellor and Ross Gittins AM

The Deputy Chancellor Alan Cameron AO and Ross Roderick Gittins AM, recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Science in Economics, at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 27 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Deputy Chancellor and John McCarthy QC

The Deputy Chancellor Alan Cameron AO and John Anthony McCarthy QC, Honorary Fellow of the University, at the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences graduation ceremony held at 9.30am on 27 April 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

May 2012

The Chancellor and Dr Fitzsimons

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO and Dr Robin Beryl Fitzsimons, Honorary Fellow of the University, at the Faculty of Medicine graduation ceremony held at 2.00pm on 11 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Deputy Chancellor and Dr O’Sullivan

The Deputy Chancellor and Dr John O’Sullivan, Hon DEng, at the graduation ceremony for the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 18 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Deputy Chancellor and Dr Nutt

The Deputy Chancellor Alan Cameron AO and Dr John Gilmour Nutt AM, Hon DEng, at the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 11.30am on 18 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

The Deputy Chancellor and Professor Gostin

The Deputy Chancellor Alan Cameron AO and Professor Lawrence Ogalthorpe Gostin, Hon LLD, at the Faculty of Law graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 25 May 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.

September 2012

The Chancellor and Mr Capon

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO and Edmund George Capon AM OBE, recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters at the special ceremony held at 3.30pm on 24 September 2012, photo by Ted Sealey, copyright University of Sydney.

The Chancellor and Mr Weiss

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO and Peter William Weiss AM, recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters at the special ceremony held at 3.30pm on 24 September 2012, photo by Ted Sealey, copyright University of Sydney.

November 2012

10 November 2012

A special honorary degrees ceremony was held in the Great Hall at 5.30pm on Saturday 10 November 2012. From left, the Chancellor, Robin Warren, Kate Grenville, Lord Rees, Geoffrey Yunupingu, Cate Blanchett and the Vice-Chancellor Dr Michael Spence, photo, Ted Sealey, copyright, University of Sydney.

Cate Blanchett

The honorary degree of Doctor of Letters was conferred upon Cate Blanchett on 10 November 2012, photo, Ted Sealey, copyright, University of Sydney.

Kate Grenville

The honorary degree of Doctor of Letters was conferred upon Kate Grenville on 10 November 2012, photo, Ted Sealey, copyright, University of Sydney.

Professor Martin John Rees, Lord Rees of Ludlow

The honorary degree of Doctor of Science was conferred upon Professor Martin John Rees, Lord Rees of Ludlow, on 10 November 2012, photo, Ted Sealey, copyright, University of Sydney.

Emeritus Professor John Robin Warren AC

The honorary degree of Doctor of Medicine was conferred upon Emeritus Professor John Robin Warren AC on 10 November 2012, photo, Ted Sealey, copyright, University of Sydney.

Geoffrey Yunupingu

The honorary degree of Doctor of Music was conferred upon Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu on 10 November 2012, photo, Ted Sealey, copyright, University of Sydney.

December 2012

Martin Ritchie Sharp AM

The Chancellor Her Excellency Professor Marie Bashir AC CVO and Martin Ritchie Sharp AM, recipient of the honorary degree of Doctor of Visual Arts at the Sydney College of the Arts graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall at 9.30am on 14 December 2012, photo, copyright Memento Photography.