Dr. W. Roman Petryshyn appointed to Order of Canada

05 January 2022

The Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies is pleased to announce that Dr. W. Roman Petryshyn has been appointed to the Order of Canada. This national order honours individuals who “make extraordinary contributions to the nation.” (https://www.gg.ca/en/honours/canadian-honours/order-canada)

An Edmonton Journal article about this appointment and two others in Edmonton may be accessed at: https://edmontonjournal.com/news/local-news/three-edmontonians-appointed-to-the-order-of-canada

Roman’s many accomplishments include the development of CIUS. He worked at the institute as a Research Associate and he has to this very day maintained a very close collaboration with CIUS -- over the decades assuming an important role in many projects.

Congratulations Roman! Поздоровляємо Романе!