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  1. Former governor general Michaelle Jean campaigning to head La FrancophonieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Prince George Citizen

    University of Ottawa Chancellor and former Governor General Michaelle Jean is pictured in Ottawa on March 6, 2014.

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  2. La Francophonie not ignoring human rights abuses by its member nations, Michaelle Jean saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | National Post

    Michaelle Jean disputes suggestions that la Francophonie is turning a blind eye to member states' human rights problems and has outlived its usefulness, as she seeks to become its next leader.

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  3. Michaelle Jean on her bid to lead la FrancophonieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Canada.com

    ... it all on Instagram. Take a look at a few of the best and brightest shots. OTTAWA, ONT., JAN 20, 2014--MLK Michaelle Jean, the first black governor General of Canada. To honour the 10th annual Martin Luther King Day, local Ottawa group DreamKEEPERS ...

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  4. Western president, alumni among RBC Canadian Immigrant AwardsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Western News

    ... Past RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant award winners include former Governor Generals Adrienne Clarkson and Michaelle Jean; filmmaker Deepa Mehta; CBC's Ian Hanomansing; and NBA All-Star and philanthropist Steve Nash. Vivian Abboud (Edmonton/Lebanon) is ...

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  5. Political stars suddenly align for Michaelle JeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 12 | Globe and Mail

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  6. Laurentian honours former governor generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Northern Life

    Former Governor General Michaelle Jean is seen here in Sudbury in 2010 during a visit to College Boreal.

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  7. Haiti: Kate McGarrigle dies, Edmonton baby stays on ventilator, Sgt....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... Canadian troops reached Jacmel. Jacmel is the one-time childhood home of the Canadian Governor-General, Michaelle Jean. The Globe and Mail reports that 1,000 Canadians have arrived and more are on the way. Singer Kate McGarrigle has died of cancer. ...

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  8. Legendary Canadian designer Pat McDonagh dead at age 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... award from the Fashion Design Council of Canada in 2003. Among the notable women who wore her designs was Michaelle Jean. While serving as governor general, Jean wore a military-inspired, McDonagh-designed coat to welcome U.S. President Barack Obama ...

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  9. Bruce Cockburn to receive LU honourary degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Northern Life

    ... Lights Festival BorA al - will receive his degree in Sudbury on June 6. Former Canadian Governor General Michaelle Jean will also receive an honourary degree at Laurentian's Barrie campus May 28. Laurentian Architecture Steering Committee ...

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  10. Just Jully: Canadian soul singer blazing her own path to stardomRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... when I do talk to students isn't Marcus Garvey and Martin Luther King and Malcolm X. I'll talk to them about Michaelle Jean but really it's about the history that we are all able to make today. "I think racism in Canada shows up through exclusion. ...

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  11. Harper is preparing his electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | The Chronicle

    ... us waiting right until the last possible moment? Remember in 2008 Harper went to see then Governor-General Michaelle Jean and after five minutes managed to convince her that he had to hold a snap election because the country faced an unreal and ...

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  12. Parties are picking election candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Seaway News

    ... us waiting right until the last possible moment? Remember in 2008 Harper went to see then Governor-General Michaelle Jean and after five minutes managed to convince her that he had to hold a snap election because the country faced an unreal and ...

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  13. Elections overhaul bill includes loophole that could hinder...Read the original story

    May 13, 2014 | The Hill Times

    ... general elections, Prime Minister Stephen Harper (Calgary Southwest, Alta.) convinced then governor general Michaelle Jean to dissolve Parliament in 2008 for a general election during a government standoff with the opposition Liberal and NDP MPs ...

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  14. Families share moment before Afghan ceremonyRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | The Daily Townsman

    ... and his immediate predecessor as prime minister, Paul Martin, Gov. Gen. David Johnston and his predecessor Michaelle Jean and a half dozen past and present defence ministers, it was a curiously anonymous affair. There were more hugs, kisses and ...

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  15. Nominations wanted for Arctic Inspiration PrizeRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Whitehorse Star

    ... The committee also includes the likes of CBC television news anchor Peter Mansbridge, former Governor General Michaelle Jean and performer Susan Aglukark, among others. As Sharifi and Witzig state on the prize's website ( ...

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  16. 'The soul of Cape Breton writing has burnt out'Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 | Cape Breton Post

    ... Post In 2008, Alistair MacLeod received the Order of Canada at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, from then-Gov. Gen. Michaelle Jean. He was named an officer of the Order of Canada for his overall body of work. Submitted photo SYDNEY - An unassuming man who ...

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  17. Acclaimed author Alistair MacLeod has diedRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 | Cape Breton Post

    ... Post In 2008, Alistair MacLeod received the Order of Canada at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, from then-Gov. Gen. Michaelle Jean. He was named an officer of the Order of Canada for his overall body of work. Submitted photo SYDNEY - An unassuming man who ...

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  18. Campus Digest: President, five alumni among competition finalistsRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | Western News

    ... Past RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant award winners include former Governor Generals Adrienne Clarkson and Michaelle Jean; filmmaker Deepa Mehta; CBC's Ian Hanomansing; and NBA All-Star and philanthropist Steve Nash. Western graduate students Peter ...

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  19. Business Buzz: April 8Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | The London Free Press

    ... June. Past RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant award winners include former Governor Generals Adrienne Clarkson and Michaelle Jean; filmmaker Deepa Mehta; the CBC's Ian Hanomansing; and NBA All-Star and philanthropist Steve Nash. The prizes include a $ ...

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  20. Reaction to Day 2 of Truth and Reconciliation CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | Edmonton Journal

    ... Avenue businesses as well as styles created by fashion students and up-and-comers. Former governor general Michaelle Jean and Archbishop Richard Smith were among the dignitaries on hand at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission event at the Shaw ...

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