Ray Guo

University of Toronto Schools
Mini Bio: 
Ray is a graduate of University of Toronto Schools, an independent high school affiliated with U of T. Ray received UTS's Allan Robertson Scholarship, awarded to a student who has displayed qualities of "scholarship, leadership, and unselfish participation in extra-curricular activities and intends to enter a Faculty of Medicine." Ray, 19, has achieved high standing in the many competitions that he has participated in, in addition to the National Biology Competition, including contests in chemistry and mathematics, perfect scores on the College Board's SATs, and fifth place in 1997 in The Toronto Star Investment Challenge (out of over 100,000 contestants!). Ray's advice to students: "Learn the material well enough so that you can explain it to someone else. Never just memorize what is taught; understand it."