New Chancellor installed

April 17 / 192

The University of Melbourne’s newest Chancellor  –  Allan Myers  –  has officially been installed in a ceremony in Wilson Hall.

University of Melbourne Award recognises 'outstanding contributions' from former and current staff

September 14 / 143

Bronze plaques have sprung up along Professors Walk to commemorate the first recipients of the University of Melbourne Award.

Graduate House celebrates 50 years and honours founding warden

July 12 / 91

The eleventh affiliated college of the University turned 50 on 13 July and celebrated by honouring its founding warden, William E. F. Berry, with a dinner attended by Chancellor Elizabeth Alexander AM.

Patrick McCaughey awarded Honorary Doctorate

May 12 / 85

Patrick McCaughey, renowned art historian and former Director of the Festival of Ideas has been made an honorary Doctor of Laws (honoris causa).

Portrait of inaugural Provost unveiled

March 12 / 81

The many, varied academic contributions of inaugural Provost Professor Peter McPhee to the
University have been celebrated with the unveiling of a portrait which will adorn the wall of
the centre which bears his name.

University of Melbourne’s twenty-first Chancellor installed

January 12 / 78

Elizabeth Alexander has been officially installed as the 21st Chancellor of the University, succeeding Victorian Governor Alex Chernov.

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