The Governor-General of Australia, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), was recently awarded with honorary membership in Golden Key International Honour Society.
This accolade was presented at Government House in Canberra on Thursday, 12 February, by the chapter at The Australian National University, frequently regarded as the highest ranked university in Australia.
His Excellency was nominated because of his commitment to the Golden Key pillars of academics, leadership and service.
To represent ANU, attendees were chapter president, Nicholas Ramirez; chapter co-advisor, professor Selwyn Cornish; and member Katja Theodorakis. Golden Key was represented by Asia-Pacific Director, Joshua Ang; and University Relations Officer, Myee Gregory.
About Golden Key
Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity.