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The Other Side of “Irish Eyes”

Brian Mulroney abroad and at home

The Ramble

Memories from the PMO

Vintage Years

Two political memoirs

Letitia Henville

Letitia Henville is a freelance editor and columnist for University Affairs.

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Influence U

Going beyond the op-ed September 2019
When the twenty-­third Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences came to Vancouver in June 2019, Melanie Doucet sat behind a CBC Radio microphone and gave the standing-­room-­only crowd her Twitter handle — it’s @MelanieMDoucet — and then rejected the label of “influencer.” Doucet’s a Trudeau Scholar — a recognition given to only a handful of Canadian PhD students each year — and a doctoral candidate in social work at McGill.* She was also a finalist in this year’s federally sponsored storytelling…