York University

Yaakov Green

Yeshivat Bnei Akiva Or Chaim
Nominated by: 
Scot Berman
Nominated in: 
Toronto, ON

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It's All About Connecting

Summer 2014

Going into York, I thought I had a pretty good idea of what was headed my way.

– by Yaakov Green • Schulich Leader at York University


Fall 2013

Coming from a private high school of less than 200 students, I had expected the transition to York University, one of the largest in the country, t

– by Yaakov Green • Schulich Leader at York University

Q&A with

What STEM area are you studying starting in Fall 2012?


What is your favourite inspirational quote?

"A mind is like a parachute, it doesn’t work if it isn’t open." - Frank Zappa

What is a little known fact about yourself?

I have been playing drums since the age of four.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?

I am driven to take an active role in tackling challenges within our rapidly changing global community, and pay forward all that my community has given me.