Class notes

We encourage our alumni to share news of their successes and to keep us updated by submitting your own class notes. Here are some of the updates our alumni have recently shared with us or have been in the media.

16
Sep
2016

Alan Wu to deliver Closing Address

Alan Wu, GDLP '12, LLM '16

Alan Wu will be delivering the Closing Address at ‘Junket’ – Junkee’s flagship event which brings together some of Australia’s sharpest young minds to create a space where they can share ideas and discuss solutions to some of the biggest issues.
07
Sep
2016

Graeme Neate appointed to the ACAT

Graeme Neate AM, BA '77, LLB (Hons) '79

Graeme Neate AM has been appointed as President of the ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal from January 2017. He is a Commissioner of the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission and was the former President of the National Native Title Tribunal.
07
Sep
2016

Thomas Barrington-Smith appointed Foundation Director

Thomas Barrington-Smith, BA '14, LLB '14

Thomas Barrington-Smith is one of ten Directors appointed to the Board of the new National Arboretum Canberra Foundation Limited, which has been established to promote and coordinate fundraising activities to benefit the National Arboretum.
31
Aug
2016

Peter Dingwall honoured by St Stanislaus' College

Peter Dingwall, LLB (Hons) '74

Peter Dingwall had his photo added to St Stanislaus' College's Old Boy Gallery. Mr Dingwall has served as a Magistrate in the ACT Magistrates Court since 1990 and has served in executive positions for the ACT Show Jumping Club and Equestrian NSW.
17
Aug
2016

Jamila Rizvi joins NewsLifeMedia as Columnist

Jamila Rizvi , BComm '10, LLB '10

Jamila Rizvi has joined NewLifeMedia in a dual role contributing to news.com.au and parenting website kidspot.com.au. She was the former Editor-in-Chief of Mamamia and was the 2014 ANU Young Alumnus of the Year.
15
Aug
2016

Kim Brennan wins gold at the Rio Olympics

Kim Brennan, GDLP '12

Kim Brennan has won Australia's sixth gold medal at the Rio Olympics in the women's single sculls. It is the first time Australia has won gold in this event.
08
Aug
2016

Judge Brian Knox SC to retire

Judge Brian Knox SC, BA ‘69, LLB ‘73

Judge Brian Knox SC is retiring as a Judge of the NSW District Court after 11 years on the bench.
03
Aug
2016

Jane Stapleton honoured by the American Bar Association

Professor Jane Stapleton, LLB (Hons) '81

Professor Jane Stapleton has been honoured by the American Bar Association through the Robert B. McKay Law Professor Award. The Award was created to honour lawyers committed to advancing justice, scholarship and the legal profession.
28
Jul
2016

Chris Crewther elected as the Federal MP for Dunkley

Chris Crewther, LLM '09, MDipl (Hons) '09

Chris Crewther has been elected the Federal Member of Parliament for the division of Dunkley in Victoria.
26
Jul
2016

Julia Niblett appointed High Commissioner to Bangladesh

Julia Niblett, GradDipIntLaw ’89

Julia Niblett has been announced as Australia's next High Commissioner to Bangladesh. She is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade with significant experience in South-East Asia relations.

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