by Australian National University

Citation for an honorary degree – Doctor of the University

Chancellor, it is my privilege to present to you for a degree of the University, Mrs Skaidrite Darius.

Mrs Darius’ career in computer science, including data processing and computer administration for ANU, began in the 1950s. She won a male-only advertised job after 35 males failed the entrance exam. She completed her testing through International Business Machines Corporation (IBM).

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