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).