Emma Lyu is a second-year student at Western University, with a specialization in Finance. Emma has a 4.0 GPA so far which places her at the top 2% student in Social Science Faculty. Previously, Emma worked as a Research Assistant at Ivey Business School, with responsibilities of coding video stimuli of lab participant responses for research purposes and organizing lab research studies. The data generated will be written into a manuscript for submission to a top academic journal.
In addition to her professional work experience, Emma is also active in leadership roles on campus. Emma has dedicated herself to improving the residence experiences and the wellness of international students by becoming a leader on campus. As an Orientation Leader, Emma devotes her time to helping first-year students succeed. Working at the Wellness Education Centre, Emma was selected as the Chinese Outreach Lead, helping Chinese students overcome mental health issues by providing coping strategies and developing learning skills.
Emma is passionate about travelling, writing, and acting. She is actively engaged in diversity, equity, and inclusion.