Shannon Buck

2018
Schulich Leader

McMaster University
Science
Program

High School: Sir Allan MacNab Secondary School

Nominated by Gregory Clark

Hamilton, ON

What undergraduate program are you enrolled?
 
Integrated Science
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote?
 
"Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving." -Albert Einstein
 
What is a little known fact about you?
 
I once won a bottle of hot sauce in a dragon boat surprise race.
 
Why do you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
Throughout my own life, I have been inspired by the people who led me. This has motivated me to develop into a leader in my own right so that I may give back to others as my leaders gave to me. This is evident in my roles at school, in clubs, and especially as a canoe trip guide at summer camps where I have been able to guide my campers in their personal growth and achievements. I am a Schulich Leader because I am already a leader in these aspects of my life and because I am excited to develop this role in a STEM setting.

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