Our stellar students receive prizes

Date: 

Monday, 10th April 2017

Victoria Xu
Last Friday 7 April, several of our most outstanding students were awarded prizes at our annual School Prize-Giving Ceremony.

Deputy Head of School Prof John Roberts led the proceedings, following a relaxed lunch attended by School members and students in the staff common room. Gregory Karanikas

Standout students for the 2016 round of prizes included Matthew Di Meglio and Aidan Wong, who each received two prizes, and Gregory Karanikas who was awarded three. Honours student Daniel Altman again proved his academic excellence by winning an award for his fourth year in a row.

Please see the full list of prize winners below. A very big congratulations to these outstanding students!

A photo album of prize winners can be viewed via our Facebook page.

2016 Prize Winners

Kevin Luxa School of Mathematics and Statistics Prize for the best performance in First Year Mathematics
Victoria Xu The Women in Mathematics and Statistics Prize for best performance in Level 1 courses
Jack Jiang School of Mathematics and Statistics Prize for the best performance in First Year Actuarial Mathematics
Brittany Evat The Women in Mathematics and Statistics Prize for best performance in Level 2 courses
Matthew Di Meglio

School of Mathematics and Statistics Prize for the best performance in Level 2 Higher Mathematics Units in a Bachelor Program

The C.H. Peck Prize –  for best performance in Year 2 Mathematics by a student  proceeding to Year 3  in the School of Mathematics and Statistics

Madeleine Kyng The Women in Mathematics and Statistics Prize for best performance in Level 3 courses
Zachary Murphy J.R. Holmes Prize –  for excellence in pass-level Pure Mathematics Level 3 courses in a Bachelor of Science Program
Gregory Karanikas

J.R. Holmes Prize –  for excellence in Level 3 Pure Mathematics courses in a Bachelor of Science Program

Head of School's Prize - for excellence in Undergraduate Maths leading to the Honours year

The George Szekeres Prize for the best performance leading into the Honours Year in Pure Mathematics

Aidan Wong

Applied Mathematics Prize - for excellence in Level 3 Applied Mathematics courses in a Bachelor Program

Head of School's Prize - for excellence in Undergraduate Maths leading to the Honours year

Audrey Mak The Weather Zone Prize - for the best performance in MATH2241  Introduction to Atmospheric and Ocean Dynamics
Brett Ryall The Weather Zone Prize - for the best performance in MATH3261 Fluids, Oceans and Climate
Tsz-Kit Jeffrey Kwan The Alma Douglas prize for Statistics for the best performance in Statistics
Kenny Lau Buchwald Award for the best performance leading into the Honours Year in Applied Mathematics
Daniel Altman

The Michael Mihailavitch Erihman Award - for the best performance in examinations in a mathematics major offered by the School of Mathematics and Statistics in any one year

Pictured L-R: Victoria Xu; Gregory Karanikas