University of Alberta

Michelle Liu

École Secondaire Lacombe Composite High School
Nominated by: 
Linda Pack
Nominated in: 
Lacombe, AB

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Challenges plus friendships equals lifelong memories

Spring 2014

After finishing my first-year of engineering at the University of Alberta, I can say that the past 8 months have been an eye-opening and captivatin

– by Michelle Liu • Schulich Leader at University of Alberta

So much to do in so little time

Fall 2013

So much to do in so little time. Since coming to the University of Alberta in September, one thing is for sure: campus life will never be dull.

– by Michelle Liu • Schulich Leader at University of Alberta

Q&A with

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


What is your favourite inspirational quote?

"Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart." - Confucius

What is a little known fact about you?

When I was 12 years old, I performed a movement from a Haydn piano concerto with the Canadian University College Chamber Orchestra in a benefit concert to raise funds to replace the aging pianos at the university. 

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?

I am a diligent individual who always welcomes a challenge. By being compassionate and working hard, I believe that I am capable to creating the change I want to see in the world.