Matt Warner, has won the Governor General’s Gold Medal (Master’s) at UBC. This prestigious award recognizes the best Master’s degree recipient within the graduating class at UBC. Nominees are gathered from among all of UBC’s Master’s graduates and awarded to one of approximately 1,000 Master’s graduates, including students in the science and medical faculties. One of the prerequisites for the prize is that the student must have contributed in some substantial way to their field of research.
Matt completed his MA thesis on the poetry of George Herbert under the supervision of Professor Elizabeth Hodgson. He is currently studying for his doctoral degree at Stanford University.