Tristan Salomon de Friedberg is a grade 11 Menihek High School student. He lives in western Labrador in the remote community of Wabush. Tristan has spent July of 2017 at SHAD Lakehead University. He has achieved A2 level french language proficiency on the DELF exam with a score of 99%. He earned the Menihek Order of Merit Award in grade 9 and received the Principal’s Order of Merit Award which is given to the top five highest overall average in each grade for grades 7 and 8. During the winter, he volunteers weekly with the local cross country ski club’s Jack Rabbit Program. Tristan teaches 6 to 8 year olds on ski techniques as a Assistant Volunteer Leader. Tristan enjoys reading, working on his model railway and being with his Newfoundland dog during his spare time.