Dean's Commendations for Academic Excellence are given to students enrolled in undergraduate, postgraduate coursework and postgraduate honours programs or study abroad students who were either:

  • enrolled full-time (minimum 6 units) in Semester 1, Semester 2, or Summer Semester; or
  • enrolled part-time in a minimum of 6 units in the calendar year and did not study full-time for any semester that year; and who
  • achieved a minimum semester GPA of 6.6.

In recognition of academic excellence for Semester 2, 2017:

Bachelor of Advanced Humanities (Honours)

Timothy Bennett
Josephine Carroll-Walden
Elena Dias-Jayasinha
Spencer Hayward
Isaac Holtby
Zali Matthews
Lucy Milne
Julia Twomey

Bachelor of Arts

Janelle Adrain
Amy Aitken
Kye Allen
Sharlene Allsopp
Andries Armes-Venter
Alex Aylmore
Amelia Baker
Anne Barnes
Zoe Batiste
Nicola Bell
Nathaniel Blackbourne
Sarah Blight
Jasmin Blyth
Joshua Boughton
Imogene Bourke
Olivia Breusch
Samuel Brotchie
Emily Conn
Madelyn Coupe
Shannon Coyle
Maddison Cuerton
Alice Cunningham
Patrick Davis
Ethan Dawes
Matilda Day
Micaela Dear
Casey Duncan
Thomas Dyson Reilly
Elizabeth Elliott Haynes
Kit-Julia Elliott-O'Brien
Claudia Espinoza Granja
Hannah Fox
Jade Frangos
Tonya Frommelt
Lisa Gelsomino
Kathryn Gilday
Rebecca Glass
Janna Guy
Megan Haswell
Klaudia Hautsalo
Amy Hewitt
Sullivan Heywood
Holly Hindle
Rebecca Hislop
Maxine Holland
Zhengjun Huang
Chavisara Jombunud Na Ayudhaya
Isabelle Jones
Sihyun Kim
Joel Lago
Jia Xin Germaine Lai
Sarah-Jane Lakshman
Maureen Lan Ah Loi
Kanthadej Lappromrattana
Yasmin Larasati
Shelley Lawes
Jeremy Lawson
Samantha Levick
Grace Lewis
Matthew Lind
Chih-Yi Liu
Karisa Lokita
Chelsea Lyall
Yiyin Ma
Brianna Macdonnell
Keya Makar
Sofia Mamonova
Dominic Manton
Alistair McDowall
Emily McLean
Rebecca Metcalfe
Cassidy Mogg
Julia Mortensen
Sarah Naumann
Aaron Nayler
Keegan Nesbitt
Kulpakorn Ngamvijit
India Nicholls
Allegra O'Hara
Ayu Namira Paramecwari
Misuk Park
Rachel Phelan
Georgia Politakis
Mel Powersmith
Imogen Pozzi
Sarah Prince
Jessica Rampling
Lillian Rangiah
Harrison Read
Christian Rizzalli
Alessandra Roe
Julian Roney
Catherine Rosbrook
Zoe Ross
Ruby Rousell
Yaoyao Ruan
Lucy Rykers
Thongphanpat Sangsintusorn
Derek Scott
Madeleine Shield
Wendy Short
Erin Skinner
Rebecca Smith
Syafa Sofiena
Leila Soltan
Caitlin Staunton
Peter Strasser
Marsha Suffian
Emma Sweney
Kotaku Takasaki
Georgia Thompson
Karen Tran
Jarred Turner
Yuna Ueda
Alison Utting
Gemma Van Der Hurk
Deanna Varley
Samara Vassiliou
Ya Wang
Nattapat Wanitsuwan
Christopher White
Stuart Wilkinson
Georgia Williams
Saleem Williams
Hannah Wilson
Sarah Wilson
Wing Yee Woo
Ziyin Xu
Zara Yerbury
Darren Yorston
Jessica Zelli

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Bronte Anthony
Courtney Boag
Richard Bulley
Karene Chambers
Theresa Inez Chin
Lou-Anne Clancy
Tara Crandon
Alison Creed
Emily Donald
Vivien Dunn
Bonnie Evans
Laura Healy
Kenneth Herington
Geoffrey Hondroudakis
Nevil Jones
Courtney Judd
Kathy Lai
Cian Langan
Anna Madill
Miles-Christian Maureira
Georgia O'Byrne
Karl Ricker
Sophia Rose
Jasmine Russell
Crispin Scott
Catherine Sherwood
Giovanni Sottile
Pei Wen Tan
Porntida Tanjitpiyanond
Jemimah Thompson
Tamara Van Der Zant
Patrick Walsh
Wan Shazrina Wan Ahamad Sabri

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Education (secondary)

Alma-Elisa Alcocer
Renee Bowyer-Bower
Nadia Cash
Yow-Tsyr Chang
Daniella Curcuruto
Maxine Eddy
Alana-Luna Galaz
Ruqayyah Ismail
Ebony Kerrigan
Keely Sayer
Hannah Schuurs
Natalie Skinner
Rebecca Smith
Shinobu Uozumi
Christine Vellacott

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws

Famin Ahmed
Josephine Allan
Jessica Apel
Hilary Baker
Antonia Bellas
Katharine Bligh
Jane Bowness
Zoe Brereton
Geoffrey De Groot
Emma Fell
Thomas Gilbert
Jane Hall
Chiann-Ju Hsiao
Kira Larwill
Rose Leonforte
Josephine Macmillan
Nicholas Pokarier
Molly Thomas
Claire Viney
Mia Williams

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

Megan Applegarth
Georgia Atcheson
Emma Beckinsale
Susanna Connolly
Eleanor Hilston
Joseph Kneipp
Craig Land
Claudia Levings
Harriet Lomas
Aidan McCarthy
Millicent Murphy
Madeleine Pitman
Emily Rainbird
Emily Rudz
Geena Skow
Angelina Vukovic

Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Social Science

Maria Aniway Aquilizan
Gemma Davidson
Jasper Every
Jayden Foley
Tiffany Hales
Madeleine Midgley
Samuel Pulsford
Chara Scroope
Andrea Shabrokh

Bachelor of Communication

Putri Cahyaningrum
Brittany Hawkins
Laura Kane
Isabella Shoard
Courtney Swift
Grace Tudehope

Bachelor of Communication (Honours)

Cheryl Au
Wen Ching Erika Ashley Sim

Bachelor of Communication / Bachelor of Arts

Julia Bates Gussoni
Riley Byrne
Victoria Cameron
Claire Dimauro
Stephanie Emmerson
Bronte Isabella
Phoebe King
Nia Roberts
Meg Thomas

Bachlelor of Communication / Bachelor of Journalism

Levi Hansen
Olivia Mastry
Elizabeth Westmore

Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice (Honours)

Zainab Darbas
Jack Milts
Madeleine Taylor

Bachelor of Education (middle years)

Bridget Bunker
Olivia Govender
Philip Klitscher

Bachelor of Education (primary)

Emily Comin
Anna Erskine
Sophie Flynn
Rachael Hill
Renee Stapleton
Rebecca Stillwell
Carla Ware

Bachelor of Education (primary) (Honours)

Katherine Connolly
Jessica Ellis
Harriet Mortlock
Emma Swan
Hannah Zazzi

Bachelor of International Studies

Ayla Bower-Williams
Elara Crook
Sarah Druce
Kwame Eshun
Niamh Kelly
Danica Kloppers
Sirena Kwok
Caitlin Patterson
Kate Sisley
Nikola Stevens
Siran Uhrig
Ella Veit-Prince
Claire Victory
Ruby Wilson-Tucker

Bachelor of Journalism

Marcel Baum
Katy Holland
Edward Roker

Bachelor of Journalism / Bachelor of Arts

Daniel Seed
Sanya Aziz
Samantha Butler
Claudia Farhart
Lahni Jones
Tobias Jurss-Lewis
Bridget Sloan
Anastasia White

Bachelor of Music (Honours)

Heidi Chan
Daniel Chiou
Jemima Drews
Joanna Gibson
Hannah Harley
Eleanor Hill
Amy Hosking
Naomi Klazinga
Phoebe Masel
Amanda Pang
Richard Sanderson
Anastasia Sechenova
William Shi
Cassandra Slater
Katherine Summit
Simon Svoboda
Zachary Vella

Bachelor of Music (Honours) / Bachelor of Arts

Genevieve Nolan
Yi Fei Wang

Bachelor of Music (Honours) / Bachelor of Science

Talia Garrett-Benson
Hainian Yu

Bachelor of Social Science

Kaycee Dodds
Claire Phillips

Diploma in Arts

Emma Bremner
Megan Greaney
Dana Hack
Peter Kearney
Simon Munro
Hannah Woods

Graduate Certificate in International Relations

Jena Kuliniasi

Graduate Certificate in Writing, Editing and Publishing

Tsarie Duthie
Michelle Roberts

Graduate Diploma in Education

John Bevis
Aliska Bierman
Caroline Duggan
Lucy Endicott
Kate Fitzgerald
Kathryn Fletcher
Breanna Hodal
Laura Howse
Sarah Johnstone
Shahan Khokhar
Tamara MacGinley
Dana Martens
Karen Murphy
Josie Alejandra Nan Solorzano
Vicky Opie
Lisa Petersen
Tarryn Rapson
Kurt Read
Thomas Schmidt
Vanessa Trigger
Michael Tyquin
Caiti Wade
Jiahui Wang
Nicola Warda
Jinglin Ye

Graduate Diploma in Music

Isaac Bartels

Master of Applied Linguistics

Wen Dong
Amanda Ferris
Cameron Flinn
Paul Mulkearns
Rudolf Pretzler
Hannah Stoios
Kazushi Yoshida
Si Chen
Tsan Hao Ho
Sian Morrison
Nykoll Alejandra Elizabeth Pinilla Portino
Elisabet Werang

Master of Arts

Sally Wilson

Master of Communication

Jessica Maher
Claire King
Hannah Piper
Pradizza Putri

Master of Development Practice

Christian Seja
Georgia Bayntun

Master of Educational Studies

Fadia Khouri Saavedra
Daniel Baillie
Elsie Duffy
Brook Hawkins
Shawn Skinner

Master of Heritage Management

Christiane Moodie

Master of International Relations

Zoe Chapman
Minh Vu

Master of International Relations / Master of International Law

Sean Minehan

Master of Museum Studies

Kelly-Ann Bennett

Master of Peace and Conflict Studies

Nicholas Harmon Drushella
Juan Pablo Garcia Giraldo
Joann Bowman

Master of Teaching (primary)

Anna Batstone
David Hydon
Gavin Meakin

Master of Writing, Editing and Publishing

Heather Best
Lianna Heussler
Polly McLennan
Sean Mitchell
Michael Thompson