Dominic Liao-McPherson (EngSci 1T4 + PEY) and Xiyu Liu (EngSci 1T4 + PEY). They join five other alumni from across U of T named to the prestigious ‘Highly Commended’ list.
To be ‘Highly Commended’, a student’s research or academic paper must be ranked in the top 10 per cent of more than 5,000 worldwide submissions. The competition is open to students in their final or penultimate year of studies.
“Becoming a winner, or even highly commended, means you are in the top of your field,” explains UA’s website. “The Undergraduate Awards identifies and recognizes the most creative and nuanced arguments and ideas coming out at undergraduate level internationally.”