Officer of the British Empire (OBE)
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Officer is a grade of the Order of the British Empire and is awarded by the British Monarch on the advice of the Government.
Awarded by British Monarch
The following people are associated with this Honour:
A pioneering dental surgeon, she was the first woman to hold a chair in dentistry in any UK University.
A major figure in British biological oceanography, she was one of the first women to be made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
A pioneering speech therapist, she was one of the founders of the profession in the UK.
A noted suffragist and campaigner for women's rights to higher education, she was the first women to graduate with a Bachelor of Theology degree from a Scottish University.
Widely recognised as one of the foremost Scottish poets of his generation, he was the first Poet Laureate for Glasgow and National Poet for Scotland.