Canada received 3 medals–1 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze–in 2014 International Linguistics Olympiad, held this summer in Beijing, China. The North American team, NACLO, included 2009 McGill PhD, Coach (aka Prof) Heather Newell. McGill hosted training sessions earlier this year, and Canadian competitor Daniel Lovsted will be entering McGill as an undergraduate this fall! You can read more about the event in this press release.

Team Canada
Team Canada: Simon Huang, Daniel Lovsted, Minh-Tam Nguyen, Yan Huang, Coach Heather Newell