Richard Ni-Computer Science and Biology (B.Sc)

With so many higher-level courses to choose from, I was able to pick topics that particularly interested me.

Now the cons. The hardest part with being in a joint major is the lack of depth in each stream. Not to mention the drastic context switching between courses — with one being more assignment heavy and requires more problem solving ability, and the other being purely memorization.

With that at the top of my mind I made an effort to pursue my goals by attending hackathons, building personal projects, and applying to dozens and dozens of companies.

What’s one thing you regret doing/not doing during your McGill career?

But we’re lucky that McGill offers such a wide variety of intro courses and sometimes it really pays off to discover any of your hidden interests.

What’s one thing you’re proud about during your McGill career?



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