Josh Thorsteinson is presented with the Governor General's Award on Thursday, Jan. 21. Kaley Wasylowich photo.

MBSS student presented with Governor General’s Award

The Governor General Academic Medal is awarded to the student who achieves the highest average upon graduation from a secondary school. The 2019-2020 award was presented to Josh Thorsteinson at Mount Baker Secondary, mindful of COVID-19 physical distancing directives. Medals are presented on behalf of the Governor General by participating educational institutions, along with personalized certificates signed by the Governor General.