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Ms Di Foggo to be awarded Honorary Degree by Victoria University

Ms Di Foggo, former Deputy Chancellor of Victoria University and former Commissioner at the Australian Industrial Relations Commission (AIRC) and its successor, Fair Work Australia, will be awarded an Honorary Degree by Victoria University on Wednesday 24 October.

She will be admitted to the degree of Doctor of the University, honoris causa, for her outstanding contribution to industrial relations in Australia, particularly in advancing the role of women in the industrial relations process, and for her significant contribution to the growth and development of Victoria University as a Council member for more than 10 years.

Where: Main Committee Room, Members Stand at Flemington Racecourse, Epsom Road, Flemington

When: Wednesday 24 October 2012.

Time: Ms Di Foggo, is available for interview from 1.50-2.00pm. Ms Di Foggo is available for photos wearing her gown after the gowning 2.05-2.15pm        

Editor's note:

Photos of Ms Di Foggo will be available on request after the ceremony.

Media contact:

Christine White
Public Affairs Unit, Victoria University
Phone: 9919 4322
Mobile: 0434 602884
Email: media@vu.edu.au

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