A look back at 2012 PublishedDecember 11, 2012December 17, 2012 AuthorN Butler Professor Hilary Charlesworth spoke on human rights law at the 2012 Tony Fitzgerald Lecture. Ms Miria Bastock was awarded the Criminology and Criminal Justice Alumnus of the Year at the 2012 Arts, Education and Law Alumni Awards. School staff were on hand to accept the award on her behalf. Ms Krystal Lockwood (far right) was awarded a prestigious Charlie Perkins Trust scholarship. At the launch of Evidence Based Policy and Practice in Youth Justice: Associate Professor Susan Dennison, Professor Anna Stewart and Dr Don Weatherburn. Dr Michael Townsley, Dr Sue Donkin, Associate Professor Janet Ransley, Dr Dan Birks, Mr Simon Little at the book launch. The School celebrated a record number of doctoral students graduating. Dr Rosie Teague (far right) was awarded the 2012 Tutor Excellence Award from Open Universities Australia. Dr Drew, Dr Lynda Davies and Ms Karin Barac were presented with a 2012 Arts, Education and Law Group Learning and Teaching Citation. Fiona Saunders, Administrative Support Officer, was awarded an Arts, Education and Law 2012 General Staff Excellence Award – Research Support Award. The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice Reception at the American Society of Criminology conference in Chicago is well known for its chocolate fountain. Dr Aaron Sell shared his love of Halloween with the School. Dr Belinda Crissman was one of several academic staff who visited high schools during 2012 to talk about “What is Criminology?”. Associate Professor Tina Murphy on a research trip to Cambridge. VIPs at the 2012 Tony Fitzgerald Lecture. Open Day at the Gold Coast campus. A look at some of the highlights from 2012 for the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice.