Kimia Sheikholeslami
2012 Schulich Leader
University of Manitoba
Science Program
High School: École secondaire Kelvin High School
Nominated by Melani Decelles
Winnipeg, MB

What STEM area are you studying starting in Fall 2012?


What is your favourite inspirational quote?

“Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in our own sunshine.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

What is a little known fact about yourself?

One of my favourite hobbies is to cook for my family and friends; I get great satisfaction from seeing their happy faces when they taste my food!

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?

My humbleness in learning from others so that I can grow in character and my desire to make a positive difference in this world is the

Schulich Leader I see in myself.