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UC wins multiple NZ Geographical Society awards

Several University of Canterbury academics and UC’s GeoHealth Laboratory have been commended at this year’s New Zealand Geographical Society awards.

This year, an outstanding geographer who began his academic career at the University of Canterbury has received the highest NZGS award. Professor William A. V. Clark (University of California, Los Angeles) received the Distinguished New Zealand Geographer and Medal 2015 for his research as a human geographer.

Read more about Professor William A. V. Clark, and find out about several other UC geographers who received awards this year.

Vice-Chancellor & Health, Safety and Wellbeing Award Winners 2015

Congratulations to all our winners!

Vice-Chancellor General Staff Development Awards 2015

The Awards were held to recognise and assist exceptional professional development initiatives, such as: Further study; Visits to other higher educational institutions; Staff exchanges; Specialised training; and conferences

Dr Rod Carr, Vice-Chancellor, presented awards to the following recipients at the awards on 21st August 2015

  • Anna Sturman
  • Donna Barber
  • Gavin Blackwell
  • Sara Roberts
VC General Staff Awards and Health Safety and Wellbeing Awards, 21.8.15 Client HR.

VC General Staff Awards

Health, Safety & Wellbeing Awards 2015

The Awards are designed to reward and encourage staff members to initiate innovative Health & Safety practices within their Department/Unit/College.

Dr Rod Carr, Vice-Chancellor, presented awards to the following recipients at the awards on 21st August 2015

  • Silvana de Freitas Costa
  • Jenny Owens
  • Olive Dalton
  • Adam Pethig & Katrina Stanton (absent)
  • Dennis Parker & Rebecca McIlroy
VC General Staff Awards and Health Safety and Wellbeing Awards, 21.8.15 Client HR.

Health Safety and Wellbeing Awards

Please see the Human Resources Intranet for a full description of the award winners.