Joshua Stimpson

Schulich Leader

University of Victoria

High School: Boundary Central Secondary

Nominated by Louise Bayles

Midway, BC

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


What is your favourite inspirational quote? 

"You don't need anybody to tell you who you are or what you are. You are what you are." -John Lennon

What is a little known fact about you?

Even though I am very interested in the sciences, my favourite subject is history.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader

I have had many life experiences, from which I have gained knowledge and insight. As a great Schulich Leader, I will bring the wisdom I have learned to my University of Victoria experience. 
Life’s challenges can be overcome. Overcoming challenges takes perseverance, dedication and sacrifice. I have received help on my life journey. I will help anyone I can. I will continue to acknowledge and appreciate the contributions of others.
As a great Schulich Leader, I will be an ambassador for manners, respect and courtesy. I will do my utmost to inspire and to demonstrate that adversity can be overcome.