Elise Hewat

2014
Schulich Leader

Queen's University
Engineering
Program

High School: JV Humphries

Nominated by Meleana Terlingen

Kaslo, BC

What area(s) of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) are you pursuing for your undergraduate degree?

Engineering

What is your favourite inspirational quote? 

'Not all those who wander are lost.' -J.R.R. Tolkien

What is a little known fact about you?

One of my hobbies is making jewelry. I love to make earrings out of duct tape.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader

I believe I make a great Schulich Leader because I am very passionate and driven. I am quite involved within my school and community which has given me perspective on all the hard work it takes to make something happen. Through all of my different groups I try to inspire and influence others to get involved. I strive to be a strong role model in my community and push myself to make an impact. To me these are important qualities that define a Schulich Leader.

Media Mentions:

Meeting the Leaders

Featured in Queen's Gazette

Queen’s selects Schulich recipients

Featured in Queen's Journal