Maailah Blackwood: Mississauga--Streetsville

Maailah Blackwood: Mississauga--Streetsville

Ma’Ailah is a third year International Relations student at Western University. She recently spent a month in Egypt on AIESEC internship prompting the country’s local culture and tourism industries. An active member on campus, she currently serves as the VP Communications of the Association of International Relations, assistant editor for The Mirror— Western’s undergraduate history journal, student leader for the campus think tank, Leadership and Democracy Lab, and is a multimedia editor for the Western Gazette.

She is interested in provincial and federal policies, specifically, its effects on people of colour, women and minority groups. Internationally, she is interested in foreign affairs and geopolitical relations.