Posted June 05, 2012
Woodsworth College is proud that University Professor Keren Rice will address the class of 2012 at Convocation
Professor Keren Rice - one of the world’s most distinguished linguists and an international leader in the empirical study of Aboriginal languages will give the convocation address at the Woodsworth College Convocation on Monday, June 18th.
Recently, Prof. Rice was awarded the prestigious Molson Prize in the humanities and social sciences.
The $50,000 prize recognizes outstanding lifetime achievements and ongoing contributions to the cultural and intellectual life of Canada. Rice received the award for her work to sustain, revitalize and document Canada’s Aboriginal languages.