Special Achievers

Honouring our alumnae

Alumnae Lifetime Achievement Award

The award is presented to an alumna who, through extraordinary dedication and lifelong commitment, has utilized her talent and passion for her profession to make outstanding contributions to her field and community.

Alumnae Special Achiever Award

This award is presented to an alumna who has shown particular excellence in her professional and/or personal life.

Nominate an Alumna

To nominate an alumna for either of these awards, please submit a detailed submission by May 31, 2019, to Ita Kane-Wilson, Alumnae & Advancement Officer,, or call 604-730-2409. The Alumnae Association will review nominations in early June and announce the results shortly after.

Past Special Achievers

 Kirsten Sutton (Koopman-Osterreicher) '83
 Irene (Triandis) Harvalias '52
 Lifetime Achievement Award     
 Dianne Whelan '83
 Documentary Film/Adventure     
 Helen Larmonth Hughes '50
 Dr. Thea Cacchioni '94
 Dr. Robin Mansell '69
 Lifetime Achievement Award
 Education (Young Alumna Category)
 Mary Butterfield '57
 Community Service
 Stephanie Tait '00
 Environmental Action
 Stephanie Southam Carlson '62
 Community Service
 Environmental Engineering
 Susan Robson Bauhart '70
 Community Service
 Katie Manders '96 M.D.
 Leslie Cliff '72
 Alexandra Guest '81
 Social Justice
 Marilyn Pipes Cassady '52
 Community Service
 Monique Owen Barbeau '82
 Renowned Master Chef
 Barbara Hislop '72
 Ursula Bell
 Public Service
 Performing Arts (Dancer, Choreographer, Stage Director, Teacher)
 Sherry Robson Taylor '73
 Community Service
 Diana Cliff Maughan '70
 Community Service
 Culinary Arts (Entrepreneur, Caterer, Specialty Food Store)
 Margaret Owen Barbeau '54
 Community Service
 Jane Frazee '75
 Judy Osburn '65
 Business (Entrepreneurs - Children's Clothing Store)
 Janet Clothier Fruchtman '46
 Community Service
 Veronica Pridham di Rosa '52