Professor Andrew Irving receives Les Palmes Académiques

On October 19, Professor Andrew Irving was awarded a distinct honor at the French House Centennial Gala. In recognition of his outstanding service and dedication to French language education, Professor Irving received L’Orde des Palmes Académiques from the French Consul to Chicago, Monsieur Guillaume Lacroix (right in picture). This is an honor given on behalf of the French Republic to distinguished academics worldwide for eminent service to French education and contributions to the prestige of French culture. Congratulations, Professor Irving!