Michelle Hahn-Baker

2022 McCall MacBain Scholar

McGill Faculty of Arts, MA, Geography

McGill University (BA’20)

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Originally from Alberta, Michelle graduated from McGill with a Bachelor of Arts in English literature. She edited the English department’s undergraduate academic journal, as co-editor-in-chief, and edited fiction submissions for the Scrivener literary journal. Michelle also mentored students through the McGill Arts Internship Office and co-developed a website to help students with disabilities navigate study spaces and resources. She worked part-time throughout her undergraduate degree. After graduation, Michelle worked in communications for the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity. She started a Master of Arts in Geography to learn to develop and implement meaningful environmental policies.