Congratulations! A global community awaits you

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ConGRADulations! A global community awaits you

Congratulations on your amazing achievement and welcome to UWA’s global community.

Worldwide, UWA has over 130,000 graduates. That’s a powerful network. No matter where you go, you’ll find yourself in the company of extraordinary people who will be your mentors, collaborators and friends.

Here are a few steps you can take to get the most out of your UWA community after graduation.

UWA December 2019 Graduation Addresses


  • 10 December: Ceremony 1
    Emil Ismayilov, Managing Director Exploration Production Upstream Australia, BP

  • 10 December: Ceremony 1
    Valedictorian James Phillip Rowe BA '18, BA(Hons) '19

  • 10 December: Ceremony 2
    Dr Alison Gaines BA '88, LLB '06, Chief Executive Officer, Gerard Daniels

  • 10 December: Ceremony 2
    Valedictorian Rachel Xiu-Li Chan BPhil(Hons) '17, JD '19

  • 11 December: Ceremony 1
    The Honourable Mayor Albert Jacob JP BEnvDes '07, MArch '12, Mayor of Joondalup

  • 11 December: Ceremony 1
    Valedictorian Megan My Nga Ngo BCom '19

  • 11 December: Ceremony 2
    Professor Peter van Onselen PhD '07, Journalist, Editor, Author

  • 11 December: Ceremony 2
    Valedictorian Eleanor Louise Rogerson BCom '18, BCom(Hons) '19

  • 11 December: Ceremony 3
    The Honourable Wayne Martin AC QC LLB '74, Lieutenant Governor of Western Australia

  • 11 December: Ceremony 3
    Valedictorian Joshua Wayne Conner MBA '19

  • 12 December: Ceremony 1
    Rebecca Tomkinson GradCertSocImp '12, Chief Executive Officer, Royal Flying Doctor Service

  • 12 December: Ceremony 1
    Valedictorian Jaia Jinalli Bourgeois-Brookes BBiomedSc '19

  • 12 December: Ceremony 2
    Dr Robyn Lawrence MBBS '94, MBA '03, Chief Executive, North Metropolitan Health Service

  • 12 December: Ceremony 2
    Valedictorian Emily Louise Grant DMD '19

  • 12 December: Ceremony 3
    Dr Stuart Prosser MBBS '01, Founder and Medical Director, One for Women

  • 12 December: Ceremony 3
    Valedictorian Gavin Gewen Huangfu BSc '16, MD '19

  • 13 December: Ceremony 1
    Dr Liz Dallimore BSc '10, PhD '10, Director, Western Australian Data Science Innovation Hub

  • 13 December: Ceremony 1
    Valedictorian Dr Joanne Margaret Bennett Wisdom BA '97, BSc(Hort&Vit) '04, PhD '19

  • 13 December: Ceremony 2
    Dr Ben Fitzpatrick BSc '98, PhD '14, Marine Scientist and Director, Oceanwise Australia

  • 13 December: Ceremony 2
    Valedictorian Yohannah Marie Smolders BBiomedSc '19

  • 13 December: Ceremony 3
    Wendy Attenborough BA '85, Executive Director, Perth Zoo

  • 13 December: Ceremony 3
    Valedictorian Zoe Jane Neave Waters BSc '18, BSc(Hons) '19

  • 14 December: Ceremony 1
    Paul Ostergaard BE '91, CEO and Co-founder, Norwood Systems Ltd

  • 14 December: Ceremony 1
    Valedictorian Caitlin Jane Revell BSc '19

  • 14 December: Ceremony 2
    Mark Pownall BCom '89, Director of Strategy and Innovation, Business News

  • 14 December: Ceremony 2
    Valedictorian Kai Ying Khoo BSc '15, MTeach '19

  • 14 December: Ceremony 3
    Megan McCracken BA '88, MIR '94, Leadership Coach and Consultant

  • 14 December: Ceremony 3
    Valedictorian Kyle Robert Newman BSc '18, MPE '19