Matilda is in her 5th year of a combined Arts (Political Science)/Law degree at the Australian National University. During her time at ANU, she has won numerous prizes in law, as well as scholarships and travel grants to study overseas at Yale University, UniversitasKristen Satya Wacana in Indonesia, Sciences Po Paris and at the European Academy in Germany. Matilda has worked as a research assistant for several academics at the ANU College of Law and completed legal clerkships at both the Australian Government Solicitor and a commercial law firm. Matilda currently volunteers at the ACT’s Women’s Legal Centre one day a week. She has also been an active member of the ANU Community during her studies, having been an ANU Learning Community Coordinator, President of the ANU Law Students’ Society, an Academic Mentor at her residential colleges and, more recently, a regular contributor to the Monsoon Project.
Undergraduate Award Overall & Programme Winner in 2015
University: Australian National University
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