We celebrated the academic success of our second and third year students at the Academic Awards and Scholarships Dinner on 5 April, where the following awards were presented.

The Joan Percy-Dove Award:to the First Year student who has achieved the highest GPA:

Madeleine Johnston, B Science/B Education, with a GPA of 7.00

Philippine Duchesne Award: to the Second Year student who has achieved the highest GPA in 2016:

Sarah Bryant, B Occupational Therapy (Hons), with a GPA of 6.83

Alumnae Award for Academic Excellence: to the student who has achieved the highest cumulative GPA:

Helena Wang, BMusic (Hons) and B Arts, with a cumulative GPA of 6.3

Academic Commendations: to all returning students who with a GPA greater than 6 across the entire year.

Academic Certificates: to all returning students with a GPA of 6 across the entire year.

We also supported some new students, and some who were continuing, with the award of a variety of scholarships.

Duchesne College/University of Queensland Music Scholarship
Natalie Chow, Jasmine Lee and Helena Wang

Duchesne College/University of Queensland Young Achievers Scholarship
Allexandra Almond and Louise Donohoe

O’Dwyer Family Scholarship
Simone Snell

Duchesne College Scholarship
Sally Higgins, Hayley O’May and Emily Pini

Duchesne College Indigenous Scholarship
Georgia Potter

Mercy College Bursary
Lauren Connor




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