Rashelle Litchmore VH is a PhD candidate at the University of Guelph in Applied Social Psychology. She obtained her BSc in Psychology at the University of Toronto and her MA in Applied Social Psychology from the University of Guelph. Her research interests include race, ethnicity, culture and identity, particularly among second-generation and youth populations. She takes a primarily social-constructionist approach to this work, with an emphasis on examining immediate and broader social context for an understanding of culture and identity. Rashelle also conducts research and evaluation work for social service organisations, with an interest in the implementation and assessment of social psychological research in community settings.