Sheridan alum, “Franklin the Turtle” author to be invested into Order of Canada

  Sheridan Illustration Alum Brenda Clark, the author behind the universally popular children books Franklin the Turtle, will be invested into the Order of Canada at the Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony tomorrow – Thursday, September 24th, 2015 – in Ottawa. The Order of Canada, one of Canada’s highest civilian honours, was created in 1967 during Canada’s centennial year to recognize outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation. Since its creation, more than 6,000 people from various professions and eras of interest have been invested into the Order.