Tushita Patel

2014
Schulich Leader

University of Saskatchewan
Science
Program

High School: LINCOLN M. ALEXANDER SECONDARY SCHOOL

Nominated by Lily Pong

MISSISSAUGA, ON

What area(s) of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) are you pursuing for your undergraduate degree?
 
Computer Science and Statistics
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote? 
 
"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." - Winston Churchill
 
What is a little known fact about you?
 
I find immense gratification in making a difference in the world through positivity and acts of kindness. In the past five years of living in Canada, I have dedicated over a thousand hours to local and international community service. 
 
Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
I am determined to enrich people's lives by means of science and technology. 
I am well-rounded and I work incredibly hard to reach my goals. 
Also, I constantly strive to grow personally by seeking opportunities that could make me a better human being. 
I wish to combine my leadership skills, passion for science and diligence to make a difference in my community.