Ella Thomson

2013
Schulich Leader

University of Manitoba
Engineering
Program

High School: Balmoral Hall School

Nominated by Jennifer McDonald

Winnipeg, MB

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

Engineering

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.” – Steve Jobs

What is a little known fact about you?

I love historical fiction novels.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?

I have an interest in engineering. Through my involvement at school and in the community, I share my passion for science with others.

Media Mentions:

Thomson receives White Rose Scholarship

Featured in Winnipeg Free Press