The 2018 Alumni Awards were held on Friday 6 April at the National Gallery of Australia. We welcomed alumni from across the country, and the world, to the celebration in Canberra.
Join us in congratulating this year's recipients:
The Hon Susan Ryan AO
Alumna of the Year
Susan has had a remarkable career advancing equal opportunity legislation and policies for women and the rights of older Australians.
Young Alumnus of the Year
Omar is an author, rapper and poet from Queanbeyan and former winner of the Australian Poetry Slam and the Indian Ocean Poetry Slam.
Professor Megan Davis
Indigenous Alumna of the Year
Megan is one of Australia's most highly regarded lawyers specialising in public law and public international law.
Andrew Harper AM
International Alumnus of the Year
Andrew has dedicated his career to helping refugees and those suffering in the face of natural disasters.
Dr Francesca Maclean
Student Volunteer of the Year (Postgraduate)
Francesca is a champion for gender equity in STEM and co-founded Fifty50, a student-run volunteer organisation that develops an equitable and inclusive environment for STEM students at ANU.
Student Volunteer of the Year (Undergraduate)
Jackson combined his passion for fitness and helping others by establishing two endurance events to raise money and awareness for social causes.