York University

Sherry Wong

Nominated by: 
Kimberly Myers
Nominated in: 

Media Mentions:

How to hit the jackpot

Featured in MacLean's 2016 Canadian universities Guidebook

Blog posts: 

2016 Young Scholar Seminar

May 2016


– by Sherry Wong • Schulich Leader at York University

A New Generation of Educators

Spring 2015
– by Sherry Wong • Schulich Leader at York University

Climbing an Everest of Dirty Laundry, Lost Items, and Alarm Clocks

Winter 2014

When I was still in high school, our school’s alumni would visit our classes and share with us their first year university experience.

– by Sherry Wong • Schulich Leader at York University

Q&A with

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

Medical Science

What is your favourite inspirational quote? 

“There are two kinds of men in this world, men of thought and men of action. Think like the men of thought, act like the men of action.” - German playwright, Paul Thomas Mann

What is a little known fact about you?

I am an avid fan of joining extracurricular activities. From ballet and karate, to playing the piano and windsurfing, if you can think of it, I have probably tried it at one point.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader

I make a great Schulich Leader because I am a passionate science student who enjoys nurturing my sense of knowledge. I am also a self-driven leader who takes initiative and have the willingness to plan and achieve a goal. My dedication and determination motivates my fellow peers to strive for their best as well. As a student leader, I dedicate my time to tackling new adventures in order to further my skill set. Besides, I also enjoy taking part in extracurricular activities and contributing to the wellbeing of my community through my many initiatives.