Nikaela Lange

2022 McCall MacBain Scholar

McGill Faculty of Arts, MA, Political Science

University of Saskatchewan (BA’21)

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

A recent graduate of the University of Saskatchewan, Nikaela contributed to the political studies student association for four years and worked part-time throughout her studies. She co-founded a community fridge, providing 24/7 access to free nutritious food, and helped oversee its daily operations including volunteer management and donations. Nikaela also volunteered with Food Not Bombs Saskatoon, packing and delivering food hampers, and facilitated an educational puppet show program in elementary schools. Nikaela worked as the Youth Program Coordinator at the Saskatchewan Prevention Institute. She began a Master of Arts in Political Science at McGill to continue her research on the use of open-source intelligence in global pandemic preparedness and response.