Monday, 6 March 2017 10:54am
Two cups were presented at this year's Vice-Chancellor's Garden Party, an annual event held to celebrate postgraduate students who have started their studies over the past year.
Two cups were presented at the event this year, marking the inaugural celebration of postgraduate culture within University departments.
The Cup for Excellence in Postgraduate Culture in a Large Department (30+ postgraduate students) was presented to the Department of Theology and Religion.
The Cup for a Small Department (fewer than 30 students) went to the Centre for Sustainability.
The Head of Theology and Religion Associate Professor Will Sweetman and the Director of the Centre for Sustainability (CSAFE) Dr Janet Stephenson accept University of Otago Postgraduate Research Culture Excellence awards on behalf of their Departments. They won Best Large Department and Best Small Department respectively.