Stanley Shaffer receives the Birks Medal for the highest ranking graduating student in Arts at the 1967 Sir George Williams University Spring Convocation. The event was held at Place des Nations, Expo 67.
Convocation 1974. Twenty one year old Christine & Virginia Gudas, identical twins, were presented with the Governor-General's Medal at Loyola College's Convocation on June 1st, 1974. The medal is awarded to the student with the highest average in the Faculty of Arts. The twins graduated Magna Cum Laude with an identical average of 86.2%.
First Honorary degrees were awarded at Sir George Williams University 1965 Spring Convocation. Standing: Chancellor B. W. Roberts with recipients Jean Lesage, Prime Minister of Quebec and Msgr. Alphonse-Marie Parent, Vice-Rector of Laval University and author of the controversial and sweeping Parent Report on Quebec Education. Seated: Dr. Howard I. Ross, Chancellor of McGill University and Dr. Evan H. Turner, Director of the Philadelphia Museum and former director of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
1965 Sir George Williams University Fall Convocation. Donald L. Peets (Registrar), honorary recipients Zubin Mehta (Conductor of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra), B. Wynne Roberts (Chancellor Emeritus), and Fraser F. Fulton (Chancellor of the University).
1967 Sir George Williams University Fall Convocation. The Honorary Degree recipients with Chancellor Fraser F. Fulton. From left to right: Maurice Strong, Chancellor Fulton, Kathleen Jenkins, and Joseph Gerald Hagey. The event was held at the Salvation Army Citadel.