André Picard, B.Com., B.J., LL.D., Litt.D.

André Picard was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, at the 9:30 a.m. ceremony on Tuesday, June 13, “in recognition of his extraordinary contribution to public health and public health policy as a journalist, columnist and author of four significant books.”


Robert Wyatt

Bob Wyatt was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, at the 2:00 p.m. ceremony on Tuesday, June 13, “in recognition of his thoughtful leadership in philanthropic innovation and careful custodianship of volunteer agencies.”


Eleanor Wachtel, B.A., O.C., LL.D., Litt.D.

Eleanor Wachtel was awarded the degree of Doctor of Literature, honoris causa, at the 9:30 a.m. ceremony on Wednesday, June 14, “in recognition of her illustrious career as author, interviewer, radio personality and arts commentator, placing Canadians on the world stage and bringing the world to Canada.”


Tom Jackson, O.C., LL.D., Litt.D.

Tom Jackson was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, at the 2:00 p.m. ceremony on Wednesday, June 14, “in recognition of his award-winning work as actor, musician, philanthropist and university chancellor.”


Craig Oliver, O.C., LL.D., Litt.D.

Craig Oliver was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, at the 2:00 p.m. ceremony on Wednesday, June 14, “in recognition of his stellar work as a Gemini-winning journalist, political commentator, news director, producer and autobiographer.”


Adrian Burns, B.A., O.O., LL.D.

Adrian Burns was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, at the 9:30 a.m. ceremony on Thursday, June 15, “in recognition of her brilliant career in broadcasting, the arts, business and volunteer service ranging from Chair of the National Arts Centre Board to Honorary Captain of the Royal Canadian Navy.”


Canute Lloyd Stanford, B.A. (Hons.), D.P.A., M.A.

Lloyd Stanford was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, at the 9:30 a.m. ceremony on Thursday, June 15, “in recognition of his career as a distinguished public servant in both Jamaica and Canada, a Carleton University professor and member of the Board of Governors, and community leadership.”


Rosemary Chapdelaine, B.S.

Rosemary Chapdelaine was awarded the degree of Doctor of Engineering, honoris causa, at the 2:00 p.m. ceremony on Thursday, June 15, “in recognition of her brilliant career as an award-winning mechanical engineer and talented international administrative leader.”


Ross Koningstein, B.Eng., Ph.D.

Ross Koningstein was awarded the degree of Doctor of Engineering, honoris causa, at the 2:00 p.m. ceremony on Thursday, June 15, “in recognition of his extraordinary career as engineer, entrepreneur, thoughtful leader and custodian of the planet.”


Allan Gregg, B.A., M.A.

Allan Gregg was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, at the 9:30 a.m. ceremony on Friday, June 16, “in recognition of his career as a policy analyst, adviser, strategic thinker, insightful commentator and leading predictor of political trends.”


Michel Gaulin, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

Michel Gaulin was awarded the degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, at the 9:30 a.m. ceremony on Friday, June 16, “in recognition of his extraordinary career as a distinguished professor, graduate adviser and examiner.”


Louise Penny, B.A.A., LL.D., C.M.

Louise Penny was awarded the degree of Doctor of Literature, honoris causa, at the 2:00 p.m. ceremony on Friday, June 16, “in recognition of her career as an award-winning broadcaster and detective fiction author.”


Daniel Poliquin, B.A., B.A., M.A., M.A., Ph.D., D.U., O.C.

Daniel Poliquin was awarded the degree of Doctor of Literature, honoris causa, at the 2:00 p.m. ceremony on Friday, June 16, “in recognition of his brilliant work as novelist, short story writer, translator, interpreter and thought leader through political essays and non-fiction works.”