Alex Kitt

2018
Schulich Leader

University of Manitoba
Science
Program

High School: Dakota Collegiate

Nominated by Carly Friesen

Winnipeg, MB

What undergraduate program are you enrolled?
 
Computer Science
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote?
 
"It is said that all endings are merely beginnings waiting to be born" -Mata Nui
 
What is a little known fact about you?
 
At age four, I was diagnosed with Childhood Apraxia of Speech, and speech pathologists told my parents that I may never speak fluently. Thirteen years later, I talk people's heads off!
 
Why do you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
I may not cure cancer, or establish world peace, but as a Schulich Leader I can say with absolute certainty that I will continue to change my corner of the world for the better. With my strong work ethic, enthusiasm, and sense of empathy, I will offer my personal style of leadership and contribute insurmountable time and effort to whatever I do, today and in the future.