Alex Lapsker is a BA Honours student majoring in History at Toronto Metropolitan University (2019-2023). His fields of interest include the history of espionage, the history of international relations, and ancient history, specifically the study of the Phoenician civilization. As an Archival Fellow at the MLC Research Centre, Alex is involved in conserving and maintaining MLC’s historical materials with focus on the early twentieth century. Alex is thrilled to work alongside the MLC team expanding his knowledge of archival studies.
In the Service of Canada recognizes Operation Canada, the MLC's SSHRC-funded study on Canadian World War I diaries.
Professor Irene Gammel is the recipient of the C.P. Stacey Award for her book, I Can Only Paint.
At the MLCRC, Julia combines her love of research with her love of literature assisting with the Telling COVID-19 Stories project.