Order of Canada - The Order of Canada (French: Ordre du Canada) is a Canadian national order, admission into which is the second highest honour for merit in the system of orders, decorations, and medals of Canada. It comes second only to membership in the Order of Merit, which is within the personal gift of Canada's monarch.
Joseph Boyden, the award-winning author whose work vividly documents the complexity of Canada's indigenous history, is among the latest appointments to the Order of Canada in a year when aboriginal issues have dominated the national agenda.
June 30, 2014 | Astronaut CHRIS HADFIELD was appointed an officer of the Order of Canada | Canada's astronautical bard and promoter of all things space, Chris Hadfield, finally makes the grade with an appointment as an officer of the Order of Canada, the second-highest ranking in the order. The Order of Canada is one of the country's highest civilian honours. | "For his commitment to promoting scientific discovery and for sharing the wonders of space exploration with the world."
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