At the MLC Research Centre Alexandra Chronopoulos provides research administration support for the Director, Dr. Irene Gammel, and her team with the goal to achieve excellence in research and training for the Canada Research Chair’s programme in Modern Literature and Culture. Alexandra holds a BA from Ryerson University majoring in journalism and minoring in history (2013-2017). She is also the recipient of several awards including the Myer Sharzer Memorial Award (2016). With her academic background in history, particularly the First World War, politics and women’s studies, she has a keen interest in women’s roles throughout history and their portrayal in the media. Her experience includes her role as the Publications Editor for the Mackenzie Institute for the Study of Terrorism, Revolution and Propaganda. Alexandra’s long-term goals include graduate studies and a career in journalism as well as academia.