Alumni Update 2012 Issue 6 University of South Australia
Scholarships and Grants Ceremony
The annual University of South Australia Scholarships and Grants Ceremony was held on 20 June to award 116 individual scholarships and grants, with a total value of more than $600,000. It was an occasion to celebrate the achievements of students with their families and friends, to acknowledge the ongoing generosity of corporate and private donors, and to bring together donors and recipients.

Associate Professor Bruce Jackson, son of the late Dr Norton Jackson AM, presented the Norton Jackson Material Science and Engineering Medal to Ataollah Nosrati (pictured) who is undertaking a thesis on hydro-metallurgical processing. The award, valued at $5,000, recognises the achievements of graduates of the Ian Wark Research Institute who have demonstrated the most potential or real application of research in industry. Find out more about scholarships...
Professor Bruce Jackson and Ataollah Nosrati
Alumni in focus
Jarryd Wallace
Jarryd Wallace
Using GPS devices to track players’ movements and fitness is a great beginning to a career in sports science for Jarryd Wallace, at the Adelaide Crows. more...
Alisa Hart
Alisa Hart
A background in corporate marketing and an international exchange undertaken as part of her MBA studies provided a sound basis for Alisa Hart to develop a successful wine exporting business. more...

Alumni Achievements  
Queen's Birthday Honours
UniSA Alumni were represented in the Queen's Birthday Honours announced on 11 June. more...

SA Media Awards
Congratulations to the alumni who featured in the 2012 SA Media Awards announced recently. more...

Alumni Benefits  
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Featuring at The Adelaide Festival Centre in July is I see your beating heart - A Mother's Cantata, which explores a woman’s journey into motherhood. more...

UniSA Alumni Network card holders can access a range of year-round benefits, including discounted professional services and products via the Alumni Business Directory. Search for discounted services or register your business now

Coach Adam Didyk (left) and Jessica Trengrove
UniSA News
Olympics dream a reality for UniSA alumni
Three UniSA alumni will each fulfil a lifelong dream when they head to the Olympic Games in London next month. more...
Mostafa Razzaghmanesh
Illumination  
Research degrees information evening - 8 August
Come along and speak with academics and PhD students and find out about where a research degree can take you: travel, industry engagement, scholarships and more...
Australia China Alumni Awards
International Alumni
Australia China Alumni Awards
Nominate yourself or a fellow alumnus for an award. Nominations close 18 July 2012. more...
Water running into bucket
Public Lectures 
Hawke Centre - 1 August
River Murray Water Justice: Does the Proposed Basin Plan Protect Our Water Rights? This vital forum on 1 August is jointly presented with the Water Action Coalition. more...
Open Day
Open Day
19 August
You may be thinking about studying for another degree. Visit the City West campus and talk to lecturers and students on Open Day to learn more. more...
Law Evening 2012
Law Evenings Seminar 4
Creating a fair carbon pricing policy - 25 July
A carbon pricing policy is critical for Australia, yet may disproportionately impact particular households, such as Australia’s Indigenous communities. more...
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