Indigenous Alumni Award
The Indigenous Alumni Award recognises alumni whose outstanding contribution has demonstrated engagement and impact working with Australian Aboriginal and/ or Torres Strait Islander communities.
Previous recipients include leaders who have made an impact in indigenous education, health and society.
|2020||Shahni Wellington||Bachelor of Communication 2014|
|2019||Dr James Charles (Achiever)||Doctor of Philosophy 2017|
|2019||Dr Mark Wenitong (Achiever)||Bachelor of Medicine 1994|
|2019||Luke Pearson (Achiever)||Bachelor of Teaching / Bachelor of Arts 2004|
|2018||Dr Kristopher Rallah-Baker||Bachelor of Medicine 2002|
|2017||Associate Professor |
Aunty Kerrie Doyle
|Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) 1999, Graduate Diploma in Health Science 1993|
|2016||Professor John Maynard||Doctor of Philosophy (Aboriginal Studies) 2003, Diploma in Aboriginal Studies 1996|
|2015||Professor Sandra Eades||Bachelor of Medicine 1989|
|2013||Craig Ritchie||Bachelor of Arts 1988|
|2012||Donna Odegaard AM||Doctor of Philosophy (Aboriginal Studies) 2011, Master of Philosophy 2002|
|2011||Sarah McEwan||Bachelor of Medicine 2004|
|2010||Jaquelyne Hughes||Bachelor of Medicine 1999|
The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.