2022 McCall MacBain Scholar
McGill Faculty of Arts, MA, Political Science
University of Saskatchewan (BA’21)
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, which provides 24/7 access to free nutritious food, and helps oversee its daily operations including volunteer management and donations. Nikaela also volunteers with Food Not Bombs Saskatoon, packing and delivering food hampers, and facilitates an educational puppet show program in elementary schools. Nikaela currently works as the Youth Program Coordinator at the Saskatchewan Prevention Institute. She will begin a Master of Arts in Political Science at McGill, hoping to continue her research on the use of open-source intelligence in global pandemic preparedness and response.