Order of Canada
Pauline Jewett, P.C., O.C., Ph.D., LL.D.
|Pauline Jewett, P.C., O.C., Ph.D., LL.D.
|Officer of the Order of Canada
||November 1, 1991
||April 29, 1992
| A passionate and committed Canadian, she has had a brilliant career as an academic, politician and social activist. She was the first woman president of a major, co-educational Canadian university, Simon Fraser, that, under her direction, achieved growth and a national profile. Throughout her life she has been an advocate of social equity, for women and aboriginal people.
|Deceased on July 5, 1992.