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7 March 2002
A total of 169 awards from Southern Cross University will be conferred in person, or granted in absentia, by the Chancellor, Dr. Lionel Phelps, at the Graduation ceremony to be held in the D Block Lecture Theatre on SCU's Coffs Harbour Campus this Saturday, 9 March.

101 Graduands (graduates-to-be) have confirmed their attendance at the Ceremony, which will commence at 10.30am with a formal academic procession.

Some 384 family members and friends of the graduating students will also attend and there will be 31 official guests, including the Occasional Speaker, Professor Peter Swannell, Vice-Chancellor, University of Southern Queensland, who will address the assembly after the Degrees and Awards have been presented.

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor John Rickard, will also address the graduands, congratulating them on their success and welcoming their guests to the Campus.

Musical interludes will be performed by the Coffs Harbour Community A Cappella Choir 'Souled Out', conducted by Nicola Fraser. The Graduate Speaker, Peter Simon Skinner, will express the graduates' customary vote of thanks to those who supported them during their studies.

Ceremony details - Saturday, 9 March

DIVISION OF ARTS: Associate Degree in Law (Paralegal Studies), Associate Degree in Multimedia, Bachelor of Applied Computing, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Educational Multimedia with Honours, Bachelor of Information Technology, Bachelor of Multimedia, Bachelor of Social Science, Bachelor of Technology Education, Master of Business.

DIVISION OF BUSINESS: Associate Degree of Social Science, Bachelor of Agribusiness, Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Business (Accounting), Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Computing), Bachelor of Business (Accounting and Finance), Bachelor of Business (Computing), Bachelor of Business (Economics), Bachelor of Business (Finance and Computing), Bachelor of Business (Marketing), Bachelor of Business in Hotel and Catering Management, Bachelor of Business with Honours, Bachelor of Management, Bachelor of Management and Professional Studies, Bachelor of Social Science, Master of Business Administration.

Prize Winners:

The John Buss Prize - Sean Edward Adams; The Norco Prize for Marketing - Sean Edward Adams;

The Coffs Harbour City Council Prize - Jane Marie Malady; The Coffs Ex-Services Achievement Award - Peter Simon Skinner

Father and Daughter, Michael and Catherine McCormack will graduate with Bachelor of Social Science degrees.