Fellows recognised in 2018 Australia Day Honours

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The Academy warmly congratulates three of its Fellows who have been awarded honours in this year’s Australia Day Honours List.

Professor Janet McCalman FASSA FAHA was awarded Companion (AC) in the General Division of The Order of Australia for eminent service to education as a leading scholar in social history, contributor to multi-disciplinary curriculum development, and for her role in broadly promoting history to the wider community.

Professor Marilyn Lake FASSA FAHA was awarded Officer (AO) for distinguished service to higher education as an academic, researcher, and author across a range of historical issues, and recognised for her contributions to historical organisations.

The late Dr Hugh Anderson FAHA was posthumously awarded Member (AM) for his significant service to Australian folklore as an historian and author, and his contribution to the Victorian community through historical societies.