The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal was created in 2012 to mark the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the Throne as Queen of Canada. The Medal honours Her Majesty for her service to Canada and serves to recognize Canadians who have made significant contributions to Canadian society. The Medal has been awarded to 60,000 deserving Canadians, including 132 members of the McGill community. To view the list of medal recipients from McGill, click here. If you know of any other members of the McGill community who have received this honour, please email email@example.com to have their names added to the list.