Maritimes & St Hilda's 2012
Current Place of Residence: New Brunswick
University: Mount Allison University
Current/Recent Course: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in International Relations
Other information: Rebecca is currently completing her honours thesis in International Relations with a focus on community participation, urban development, and urban citizenship in New Delhi. She has been very active in campus extra-curricular groups such as the Atlantic International Studies Organization, Oxfam, the Sentinel Project for Genocide Prevention, Rights and Democracy, and the student newspaper, The Argosy. Rebecca is originally from Ottawa and has studied abroad at American University in Washington D.C. and at Salem International College in Überlingen, Germany. She sings and plays the clarinet and enjoys poetry, yoga, and trekking. Rebecca envisages a career path working initially at the logistical level of development in the global south, before returning to Canada to concentrate on policy development focussing on development and human rights.