Three recent Sancta graduates were nominated and shortlisted for the annual University of Sydney Alumni Awards.
First, Christian Sautter (P/G 2010) (one of four) for the Edmund Barton Medal for Masters by Coursework and (one of four) for the John C Harsanyi Medal for International Student Achievement Category. Second, Elizabeth Jones (Fr 2008) (one of four) for the Nigel C Barker Medal for Sporting Achievement and third, Marina Lauer (Fr 2008) (one of five) for the Convocation Medal.
The winners were announced at a Ceremony at the Great Hall on the 26th October. Congratulations Christian Sautter (left) on winning the International Achievement Award – well done! We are thrilled for you!
With such a brilliant Sancta community, we look forward to nominating many other Sancta Alumni for 2013′s awards and medals.
Previous Sancta winners include Dr Wirginia Maixner (Fr80) for Professional Achievement in 2011, and Ms Clover Moore MP (Fr65) Community Achievement in 2010. Read more about these esteemed awards and previous winners here.
Gabrielle Lord Book Launch at Sancta
Best-selling author and Sacre Coeur alumna, Gabrielle Lord, chose Sancta as the setting to launch her new book “Death by Beauty”, as part of Sancta’s Annual Alumni Lunch on Sunday 2nd September.
The path of a successful author is not as glamorous as you might think. Gabrielle shared some insights into her writing rituals including 4.30am starts and a full time paid job. She has won the Ned Kelly Award for Best Crime Novel and the Davitt Award for crime writing. You can read more about Gabrielle Lord and her new book here.
Gabrielle Lord signing books at her launch and annual Alumni lunch at Sancta
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