Nicole Shum
2012 Schulich Leader
University of Waterloo
Engineering Program
High School: Burnaby North Secondary School
Nominated by Vincent Chan
Burnaby, BC

What STEM area are you studying starting in Fall 2012?

Engineering

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

"Stay hungry, stay foolish."  - Steve Jobs

What is a little known fact about yourself?

I was an Olympic torch bearer for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?

I am a Schulich Leader because I've worked tirelessly for such an opportunity to help me pursue my dream of positively changing the world.