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Mark MacKinnon

Senior International Correspondent, The Globe and Mail

Degrees:BJ ’97

Named Journalist of the Year in 2016.

Mark MacKinnon started his career by cold-calling newspaper editors in South Africa for a job, and his subsequent stint at Port Elizabeth’s Herald prompted the realization he wanted to be a foreign correspondent. In his 20 years with The Globe and Mail, he’s been posted to Moscow, Beijing and the Middle East; he now covers Europe. Among his seven National Newspaper Awards, Mark was named Journalist of the Year in 2016.

He is a featured Faculty of Public Affairs journalism graduate.

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