Wpg Free Press: ‘Honoured and delighted’: Order of Canada welcomes six Manitoban appointees
Six Manitobans have been appointed members of the Order of Canada ahead of the country’s sesquicentennial.
They include trucking magnate Paul Albrechtsen, health care professional Judith G. Bartlett, opera singer [and U of M faculty member] Tracy Dahl, professor and writer Lise Gaboury-Diallo, writer and critic Meeka Walsh, and William Earl Stafford, the former music director of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet.
Our U of M connections:
Promotion to Companion (C.C.):
Peter A. Herrndorf, O.Ont., BA/1962, LLD/2006 .
The Honourable Marshall Rothstein, Q.C., B.Comm/1962, LLB/1966, LLD/2010
Promotion to Officer (O.C.):
The Honourable Wayne G. Wouters, P.C., LLD/2016
New Appointments to the Order (C.M.):
Kim McConnell, BSA/1978
Lise Gaboury-Diallo, B.es.A./1978
Judith Bartlett, MD/1987, MSc/2004
Tracy Dahl, Voice Instructor and Artist-in-Residence at the Desautels Faculty of Music