Xin Dong


Home Town Urumchi, China
Current Location Vancouver, Canada
Previous Education BA Ornamental Horticulture, Huaqiao University

Why did you apply for the Master of Land and Water Systems?

After my undergraduate graduation, I've been working in the Bureau of land and resources, mainly in charge of land management, daily monitoring and protection of cultivated land and assessment of land quality and environment impact factors. These working experiences made me realize the gaps in my educational background. Therefore, I am eager to further my study in this area. I believe that professional land and water systems expertise may make a great contribution to my future career.

What are you most excited about learning in the MLWS program?

What I most excited about is learning something new— absorbing new knowledge and ideas. I'm also excited to meet new people in the MLWS program, both professors and schoolmates. I'm excited about learning from the professors and the MLWS program with my schoolmates.

What are some of your favourite hobbies?

I like swimming and comedies.