2016 Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Award
It is my pleasure to announce Lauren Hester as the 2016 recipient of the Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Award. Lauren has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to her studies and supports others in their own academic pursuits receiving the 2016 Biology Dux as a Year 11 student. In addition to this Lauren also received the 2016 Qantas Award.
Lauren has participated in a significant number of community based events including but not limited to:
- College working bees
- Information nights
- Open nights
- Red Shield Appeal volunteer
- iCAN Challenge for the Royal Children’s Hospital
- Volunteering and assisting in other areas of College life including swimming carnival and athletics days
Lauren supports younger students who look up to her and she is held in high regard by her peers. Luaren Hester is a very worthy winner of the 2016 Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Award.