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Political Science student gives a virtual tour of Parliament

Uwais Patel, a third year student is in Ottawa this summer as part of the Department of Political Science's Public Service Leadership course. Recently, he took over the McMaster University Snapchat account to showcase part of his summer experience as an intern with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

Aug 02, 2017

On August 2, Uwais Patel took over McMaster's Snapchat account for the day. The takeover gave the public a glimpse into the activities of a group of McMaster Political Science students who are interning in Ottawa this summer. In a series of short posts, Mr. Patel shared his experience of touring Parliament with the other McMaster summer interns. The tour included a visit to the Library of Parliament and views from the Peace Tower.

Mr. Patel, a level 3 Political Science student and Social Sciences representative to the Student Representative Assembly (SRA), is one of ten political science students working this summer at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). The Department has a strong standing relationship with the CFIA through the Political Science 3FG3-Public Service Leadership course.