2011 recipients

Innovation

NameSchool/Section
Grant MeredithSchool of Science, Information Technology and Engineering
"Technologies for Empowering People for Participation in Society (TEPPS) Program"
Awarded for his exceptional innovation and service to the community by developing innovative tools for people who stutter, through the development of the Technologies for Empowering People for Participation in Society (TEPPS) Program.

Service

Two nominations were recipients of the 2011 Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence in the 'Service' category.

NameSchool/Section
"Computer Games Team" comprising:
Grant MeredithSchool of Science, Information Technology and Engineering
Richard DazeleySchool of Science, Information Technology and Engineering
Peter VamplewSchool of Science, Information Technology and Engineering
Julie HowesSchool of Science, Information Technology and Engineering
Awarded for their exemplary effort and innovation in developing and furthering engagement with students, community organisations including schools and industries related to the Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Games). 

The award acknowledges the program's ability to effectively engage current, past and prospective students and staff within the Computer Games specialisation at UB, and communities which consists of primary and secondary schools within the western Victorian region; and Australian games industry companies
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NameSchool/Section
"Mentoring HQ" comprising:
Katrina FrancSchool of Education and Arts
Dr Petah GibbsSchool of Education and Arts
Annette ChappellSchool of Education and Arts
Awarded for their "Mentor HQ" program designed to cater for their first year students. The award acknowledges the program's ability to further enhance the mentor service currently provided at the University for first year students.

Entrepreneurship

There were no nominations in the category of Entrepreneurship.

Leadership

There were no nominations in the category of Leadership.

Special Vice-Chancellor's Award

This year the selection panel concluded that a 'Special Vice-Chancellor Award' be awarded to the Web Development Project team within LEWS comprising of Jacqui Greenbank and Danielle Johnson.

Awarded for their transformation of the UB corporate web presence with extremely limited resources.