2014 Literary Awards
November 26, 2014 - His Excellency presented the 2014 Governor General’s Literary Awards during a ceremony at Rideau Hall.
Order of Canada
November 21, 2014 - As chancellor and Principal Companion of the Order of Canada, the Governor General bestowed the honour on 2 Companions, 18 Officers and 22 Members.
2014 CBIE Annual Conference
November 20, 2014 - The Governor General and patron of the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) delivered the opening keynote address at the 2014 CBIE Annual Conference in Ottawa.
The Residences documentary
November 19, 2014 - The premiere screening of CPAC's
The Residences documentary series was held at Rideau Hall. Hosted by Catherine Clark, the first installment offers Canadians an inside look at Rideau Hall by showcasing its art, its architecture, its residents, both past and present, and its inner workings.
November 19, 2014 - As patron of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society (RCGS), the Governor General awarded the Massey Medal to Dr. Graeme Wynn during the RCGS Awards Ceremony.
Presentation of Letters of Credence
November 18, 2014 - The Governor General received letters of credence from five new ambassadors from Hungary, Greece, Indonesia, Bahrain and Mauritania.
2013-2014 Academic All-Canadian
November 17, 2014 - The Governor General presented the Governor General’s Academic All-Canadian Commendation for the 2013-2014 season during a ceremony at Rideau Hall.
2014 Christmas Seal Campaign
November 13, 2014 - As patron of The Lung Association, the Governor General launched the Association’s 2014 Christmas Seal Campaign, at Rideau Hall.
2014 Remembrance Day
November 11, 2014 - Their Excellencies, joined by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal and Vice Admiral Laurence, attended the National Remembrance Day Ceremony at the National War Memorial, in Ottawa.