Recognition of Service (September 2009)
The September 2009 event celebrated the achievements of staff who had attained 25 or 40 years of service between 1st July 2008 and 30th September 2009. There were 55 awardees in total, 13 of whom had achieved 40 years of service and 42 whom had achieved 25 years of service. The celebratory event took place on 30th September 2009 in the Glamorgan Building. It commenced with a drinks reception which was accompanied by harpist Amada Whiting, followed by a performance from two very talented singers studying at the Cardiff International Academy of Voice; Mary Jean O’Doherty and Claire Egan. Awardees were then congratulated and presented with their certificate by the Vice-Chancellor, Dr David Grant. After the award ceremony, a seated buffet was held in the Glamorgan Committee Rooms.