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  2. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston

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Visit to Western Canada - Day 3
Visit to Western Canada - Day 3
January 29, 2015 - His Excellency attended a convocation ceremony at Vancouver Island University, in Nanaimo, during which he was awarded an honorary degree. Her Excellency Sharon Johnston was also awarded an honorary degree at the event.
Visit to Western Canada - Day 2
Visit to Western Canada - Day 2
January 28, 2015 - The Governor General was the keynote speaker at the Vancouver Board of Trade Conference. He spoke about Canada’s deepening engagement with the Asia-Pacific region, and the need for Canadian business and education leaders to adopt innovative approaches.
Visit to Western Canada - Day 1
Visit to Western Canada - Day 1
January 27, 2015 - Her Excellency visited the Sheldon Kennedy Child Advocacy Centre, in Calgary, that specializes in best practices, training, community awareness, education and research in the area of child abuse.
Visit to Saudi Arabia
Visit to Saudi Arabia
January 26, 2015 - The Governor General of Canada arrived in Riyadh, in Saudi Arabia, to offer his condolences on behalf of Canada following the passing of His Majesty King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz. He was greeted by Prince Majed bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz.
2015 Winter Celebration
2015 Winter Celebration
January 24, 2015 - The Governor General and Mrs. Johnston invited the public to get active and come experience various Nordic sports and traditions during Winter Celebration at Rideau Hall.
Canadian Forces Station Alert
Canadian Forces Station Alert
January 19, 2015 - The Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada visited Canadian Armed Forces members and civilians at Canadian Forces Station (CFS) Alert, Canada’s most northerly military installation.
Funeral of General Ramsey Withers
Funeral of General Ramsey Withers
January 10, 2015 - The Governor General attended a funeral that celebrated the life of former Chief of the Defence Staff, General Ramsey Withers.
Opening of Rideau Hall's Skating Rink
Opening of Rideau Hall's Skating Rink
January 8, 2015 - Their Excellencies invite you to come for a skate on Rideau Hall's historic skating rink on Saturday, January 10, 2015.