Laurier Lacroix, BA 71
An expert in pre-1930 French-Canadian art, Lacroix is being recognized for promoting the creative heritage of Quebec and Canada. A professor at Université du Québec à Montréal, Lacroix taught at Concordia from 1976 to 1986.
This isn’t his first civilian honour — Lacroix received a Prix du Québec for his cultural impact in 2008. He is the co-editor of the Journal of Canadian Art History.