Congratulations to Eby Noroozi, MSc'78 (Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry) for receiving the Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers. The Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers recognizes living Canadians who have made a significant, sustained and unpaid contribution to their community, in Canada or abroad. Non-Canadians are also eligible if their contribution brings benefit or honour to Canadians or to Canada.
The citation reads:
Since 1996, Eby Noroozi has volunteered with the Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals, where he helps review the qualifications of applicants and welcomes newly certified members to the organization. He is also a long-standing member of the McGill Alumni Association, through which he has helped organize events and fundraisers, and serves on the Board of the Macdonald branch.