Wpg Free Press: ‘Honoured and delighted’: Order of Canada welcomes six Manitoban appointees
As the Winnipeg Free Press reports:
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