2013 VC’s Scholar Award Recipients

Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Engagement Award Recipients

Karen Forrester

Karen is  a Bachelor of Education student and used her award to participate in a Reading to Learn program for primary school children, which was conducted in Sydney. She writes about her experiences in her report (PDF, 8991.77 KB).

Andrew Grigg

Andrew is a Bachelor of Engineering Technology student and used his award to attend the Environmental Engineering Stream of the International Kassel Winter School at the University of Kassel, Germany.

Kevin Hartley

Kevin is a Bachelor of Psychology with Honours student and used his award to attend the 12th International Congress on Obesity in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Read Kevin's report (PDF, 2486.28 KB) on his attendance at the Congress on Obesity.

Wade Johnston

Wade is a Bachelor of Nursing student and used his award to attend The World Nursing Conference in Singapore. Read Wade's report (PDF, 16116.24 KB) on this conference.

Jacquelyne Ladner

Jacquelyne is a Bachelor of Arts student, majoring in History. She used her award to take up an internship at the Australian History Museum at Macquarie University in Sydney.

Kiralee Musgrove

Kiralee is a Bachelor of Psychology with Honours student and will use her award to attend The Neurosciences and Music – V: Cognitive Stimulation and Rehabilitation Conference run by the Mariani Foundation for Paediatric Neurology, which will be held in Dijon, France. Kiralee's Report (PDF, 4178.16KB) tells of her activities at the conference.

Joshua Skookum

Joshua is enrolled in a Bachelor of Languages and will use his award to attend an intensive language and conversation course at the GenkiJACS School in Tokyo, Japan.

Jacquelyne Ladner and Joshua Skookum with Vice-Chancellor Jim Barber receiving their awards Jacquelyne Ladner, Vice-Chancellor Professor Jim Barber and Joshua Skookum at FutureCampus Parramatta Reception.

Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Academic Development Award Recipients

Emma Bendall

Emma is a Bachelor of Languages student and used her award to attend a 2-week CREIPAC Course in French Language in New Caledonia.

Robert Evered

Robert is a Bachelor of International Studies student and used his award to attend an 8-week Intensive Chinese Language Course at Shaanxi Normal University in China.

Read Robert's report (PDF, 9327.69 KB) on his language studies in China.

Anthony Hundy

Anthony (Fred) is a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Teaching student and used his award to attend the History Teachers of Australia Conference in Brisbane.

Jenna Mynott

Jenna is a Bachelor of Education (K–12) student and used her award to attend the "Positive Schools 2014" Conference in Brisbane.

Read what Jenna reported (PDF, 4858.73 KB) about the Positive Schools Conference.

Penelope O'Shea

Penelope is enrolled in a Bachelor of Social Science and will use her award to attend The Australian Sociological Association Conference in Melbourne.