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Ralph Willis awarded Honorary Degree by VU

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The Hon Ralph Willis, Chair of Western Health, and LeadWest, will be awarded an Honorary Degree by Victoria University on Tuesday 2 June 2009.

He will be admitted to the degree of Doctor of the University honoris causa, as an exceptional Australian, who through his remarkable devotion to community service and the economic advancement of Australia has served the interests of Melbourne, its Western community and the nation.

After receiving his Honorary Degree, The Hon. Ralph Willis will give the Occasional Address to graduating students.

Where: Members Stand at Flemington Racecourse, Epsom Road, Flemington

When: Tuesday 2 June 2009.

Time: Ceremony starts at 3.00 pm.


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