Alina Arvisais

2017
Schulich Leader

University of Waterloo
Science
Program

High School: Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Academy

Nominated by Philip Puurunen

Canmore, AB

What undergraduate program are you enrolled?
 
Life Sciences (Biochemistry)
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote?

"We're just a biological speculation. Sittin' here, vibratin'. And we don't know what we're vibratin' about" - Funkadelic

What is a little known fact about you?
 
I'm bilingual and have spent half of my school years in French and the other half in English.
 
Why do you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
Effort and passion: I really am passionate about STEM and how to use scientific knowledge to have a beneficial impact, and make it a habit to put as much effort as I can into anything I do.
 

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