Daniel Hu

Schulich Leader

Queen's University

High School: St. Robert Catholic High School

Nominated by Denise Damphouse

Thornhill, ON

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.