Christine Spetz just completed the first year of Carleton’s Master of Journalism program. She is Bachelor of Arts French Honours graduate from the University of Saskatchewan. Before coming to Carleton, a combined interest in the French language and travel took her to France, where she spent eight months studying French Literature at Université Marc Bloch. When not traveling, Christine has worked as a French Language Monitor for the Federal-Provincial Programs Unit; a Researcher/Writer with Meewasin Valley Authority; and a lifeguard and swimming instructor. While in Rwanda she hopes to do research on working conditions for journalists.