Tony Xu

2023 McCall MacBain Scholar

McGill Faculty of Engineering, MSc, Electrical Engineering

Western University (BESc/HBA’23)

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Tony studied software engineering and commerce at Western University. In 2018, he worked with a team of four to create a tool to make academic literature more accessible. The tool won an innovation award and was piloted with 4,000 high school students in Canada. Tony also ran high school data science workshops for several years as president of the STEM Fellowship chapter. He led software development for Western’s solar car team, built a chemistry homework application, organized a squad of Schulich Leaders at Western, and worked as a residence don. Tony began a master’s degree in electrical engineering at McGill.