Chelsea, Quebec is now home to a Rhodes Scholar.
Suzy Newing is among 11 Canadians and 83 students from around the world to win the prestigious scholarship to attend the 2014 class at Oxford University.
“I was shocked. I was absolutely shocked,” said the 22-year-old in a phone interview from McGill University, where she’s completing an honours degree in international development and African studies. “It hasn’t sunk in yet.”