2018 UC Council awards presented

15 November 2018

The Chancellor’s Dinner and UC Council Awards, featuring the official presentation of the three 2018 UC Council awards, was held recently.


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The 2018 UC Council award winners (from left to right) are Professor Jon Harding, winner of the 2018 UC Teaching Medal, Professor Phil Butler, winner of the 2018 Innovation Medal, and Professor Rick Millane, winner of the 2018 UC Research Medal.

The University of Canterbury Chancellor’s Dinner and UC Council Awards | Te Hākari a Te Tumu Kaunihera, featuring the presentation of the three 2018 UC Council awards, was held recently.

Hosted this year in the atrium of the new Ernest Rutherford building, the Chancellor’s Dinner honoured those whose contributions made a significant impact on the University throughout 2018.

Videos outlining the accomplishments of the 2018 UC Council award winners were shown prior to the official presentation of their medals.

The videos are live on UC’s YouTube channel, click the links to view:

For further information please contact:

Margaret Agnew, Senior External Relations Advisor, University of Canterbury
Phone: +64 3 369 3631 | Mobile: +64 275 030 168margaret.agnew@canterbury.ac.nz
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