Shana Poplack, appointed to the Order of Canada

Posted on Wednesday, July 2, 2014

On June 30, 2014, his Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, announced new appointments to the Order of Canada. Professor Shana Poplack, Department of Linguistics, is among the three uOttawa recipients.

The Order of Canada, one of our country’s highest civilian honours, was established in 1967, during Canada’s centennial year, to recognize outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation. Over the last 45 years, more than 6 000 people from all sectors of society have been invested into the Order.


Back to top