Finding Your Voice - panel discussion

In an age of constant noise, how can you make your voice heard?

Come and learn from a distinguished panel of ANU Alumni Award recipients who will speak about finding and amplifying their voice, and their inspirational achievements.


  • Ben Duggan BA '14 - Student of the Year (Undergraduate)
  • Dr Francesca Maclean BE (Hon) '13, BSc '13, PhD '17 - Student Volunteer of the Year (Postgraduate)
  • Rebecca Watts BE (Hon) '15, BComm '15 - Student Volunteer of the Year (Undergraduate)
  • James Connolly BAS '18 (Moderator) - Student Volunteer of the Year (Undergraduate)

A mentoring session with the panellists and other prominent alumni will follow the panel discussion.

Some of the prominent alumni include:

  • Dan Carton BEc '98, BComm '98 - Chief Economist & Head of Funding Delivery, Defence Housing Australia
  • Dr Alex Schumann-Gillett PhD '19 - Associate, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Amy Tielu BInfTech '07, BA '07 - Business Analyst, ANU
  • Sam Volker BComm '03 - Chief Financial Officer, National Indigenous Australians Agency
  • Rushika Wirasinha BMedSc (Hon) '08 - Australian Science Policy Fellow, Australian Department of Health

Light refreshments will be available.

This evening also marks the launch of the ANU Alumni Awards season.

Date: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Time: 6-7.30pm
Location: Finkel Theatre, John Curtin School of Medical Research, 31 Garran Rd, The Australian National University, Acton ACT 2601

From 20 September 2019, you can nominate an inspirational alumnus for the 2020 ANU Alumni Awards.

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