Fuqin (Kook) Hu

2023 McCall MacBain Scholar

McGill Faculty of Arts, MA, Geography

Nankai University (BA’23)

Ganzhou, China

Kook is studying international politics at Nankai University. He was twice named an outstanding teaching assistant and, as the teaching assistant team lead for a course, created a system for students to provide feedback. Kook led publicity for an exhibition about China’s first premier, provides free courses for children, and was the editor-in-chief of a university's academic journal. He interned with a United Nations regional office in China and has also worked as a research assistant. He aims to contribute to international development and cooperation between countries in the Global South.