Monash University Gippsland has sponsored eight industry awards to Outstanding GippsTAFE students in courses which provide a pathway to a degree courses available at Monash.
During the period 16-24 February Monash academic staff attended the Industry Awards nights held at various GippsTAFE campuses to present the awards to the outstanding students.
Each award is worth $250. Eight awards were made in the following categories:
- Outstanding Nursing Student (Leongatha, Warragul & Morwell)
- Outstanding Koorie Studies Student (Morwell) - Sponsored by the Footprints to Higher Education programme
- Outstanding Art Design & Multi Media Student (Yallourn)
- Outstanding Professional Writing & Editing Student (Yallourn)
- Outstanding Information Technology Student (Yallourn)
- Outstanding Accounting Student ( Yallourn)
Assoc Prof. Ysanne Chapman presenting an Outstanding Nursing Student Award to Tegan Loechel with GippsTAFE Deputy Board President Ms Joanne Stringer at Leongatha Awards Night.
Assoc Prof.Ysanne Chapman presents the Outstanding Nursing Student Award to Antonica Leonte at the Morwell night pictured with GippsTAFE Chairman David Gittins and CEO Dr Peter Whitley
Outstanding Nursing Student at Warragul Campus, Pieta Jester, receives her award from Ken Sellick watched by GippsTAFE Chairman David Gittins and CEO Dr Peter Whitley
Outstanding Koorie Studies Student at Morwell Campus receives her award from Kylie Clarke watched pictured with GippsTAFE Chairman David Gittins & CEO Dr Peter Whitley
Outstanding Arts, Design & Multi Media student at Yallourn Campus, Isaac Gilbert receives his award from Rodney Forbes while Phil Thompson and GippsTAFE Board member Richard Gubbins look on.
Outstanding Student in Accounting at Yallourn campus, Margaret Winkler, receives her award from Prof Val Clulow, in the presence of Phil Thompson and Richard Gubbins.
Outstanding Student in Information Technology Kerry DeVent receives her award from Manjur Murshed pictured with Phil Thompson and Richard Gubbins from GippsTAFE.