Duncan Bays

Cognitive Systems, University of British Columbia, 2011

Originally from Cochrane, Alberta, Duncan now attends UBC after receiving the Governor General’s medal and UBC’s BMO Major Entrance Award. He is a three-time Academic All-Canadian for Varsity Track and Field and will graduate in 2011 with a B.Sc. in Computer Science specializing in Cognitive Systems. Duncan is a founding member of The Emerging Leaders of UBC student club and for three years was Vice President of Community. For the past two summers Duncan has owned a College Pro painting franchise with revenues of over $400,000. Duncan recently returned to Canada from volunteering in Bangladesh where he wrote a case study in microfinance and created a website for Dipshikha, an NGO.

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