Queen's University

Daniel Hu

St. Robert Catholic High School
Nominated by: 
Denise Damphouse
Nominated in: 
Thornhill, ON
Blog posts: 
Daniel Hu

Everything is connected universally

Spring 2013

The university year has passed with greater speed and transience than had any year of childhood.

– by Daniel Hu • Schulich Leader at Queen's University

Changer le monde pour le mieux

Winter 2012

C’est devenu un peu banal de parler d’« atteindre la majorité » — après tout, il nous faut tous grandir

– by Daniel Hu • Schulich Leader at Queen's University

Make the world a better place

Winter 2012

It’s become rather cliché to speak of “coming of age” — after all, it’s a fact of life that every person grows

– by Daniel Hu • Schulich Leader at Queen's University

Q&A with

What STEM area are you studying starting in Fall 2012?

Science and Mathematics

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

“Speak what we feel, not what we ought to say”; “Happiness is not controlled by someone or something external to your being. Choose happiness.”

What is a little known fact about yourself?

I am obsessed with linguistic phonology. The IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) has allowed me to pronounce native-like in several languages.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?

In knowledge and in life, I always consider the universal connections; for to better humanity is to build understanding of a macrocosmic truth.