Ontario student headed to int'l science fair

Good luck to her, both at the fair and in her future career!

O’Brien won a gold medal and the Junior Environmental challenge award at the Canada-Wide Science Fair last year for her project on shell recycling in the seafood industry as a means to boost pH levels in the ocean.

She has been entering science fairs since Grade 4 and picks her topics during summer holidays. She plans to enrol in the self-paced learning this September when she starts high school at program at Westmount Secondary.