Michael Kourlas
2012 Schulich Leader
McGill University
Engineering Program
High School: Ashbury College
Nominated by Christine Tordon
Ottawa, ON

What STEM area are you studying starting in Fall 2012?

Technology and Engineering

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use." — Galileo Galilei

What is a little known fact about yourself?

I played the Scarecrow in a performance of The Wizard of Oz when I was in grade 3.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?

My passion for technology, my experience in leadership and my determination to accomplish whatever I set out to do.