Jenny LeRoy is a PhD student in English at the City University of New York and an International Research Assistant at the MLC Research Centre. She holds a BA in English and Art History from Barnard College, Columbia University, where she held leadership positions as a Writing Fellow and the Coordinator of the New Student Orientation Program. Jenny also completed an internship with the New York Historical Society and worked as a teaching assistant in the New York City Department of Education Summer Arts Institute. After completing an internship at the MLC Research Centre (2010), Jenny worked as a full-time research assistant at the centre. Assisting Dr. Irene Gammel, Jenny explored textual and visual narratives of World War 1, a project in which she is still actively involved.