John Lo

2000
John G. Diefenbaker High School
Rank: 
8
Mini Bio: 
John, 19, is a graduate of the science enrichment program at John G. Diefenbaker High School in Calgary. John tied for eighth in the 2000 biology competition and joins 14 other top scorers in being awarded a $5,000 U of T National Biology Competition admission scholarship. At U of T, John is taking first-year courses in biology, chemistry, physics, and math, and a 20-student seminar course called "On Growth and Form: The Chemistry of Self-Assembly." He is presently interested in pursuing graduate studies in evolutionary biology. John, who calls Hong Kong "home," is involved with the kendo, archery, and Chinese debating clubs at U of T.