Amelia Carver

2016
Schulich Leader

Western University
Engineering
Program

High School: Cawthra Park Secondary School

Nominated by Jody Miller

Mississauga, ON

What undergraduate program are you enrolled in?
 
Mechatronics Systems Engineering
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote?
 
“Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations.” - Dr. Mae Jemison (the first African-American woman to travel in space)
 
What is a little known fact about you?
 
I was on the Canadian National Tap Team. We competed in Germany and brought home a silver medal!
 
Why do you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
I believe I make a great Schulich Leader because I am determined to make a positive difference in the world through solving the mysteries of physics and engineering and satisfying my curiosity with outer space.  My lifelong passion has always been to make a difference; I would often look up to the stars wondering how to make this world a better place. I am very driven by my passion to become an influential leader in my field!