University of Saskatchewan

Tushita Patel

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Lily Pong
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Psychology + Computer Science?

Summer 2016
From staring at beautiful prairie skies to writing sophisticated algorithms at work – this summer has been wonderful!
– by Tushita Patel • Schulich Leader at University of Saskatchewan

Q&A with

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.