Deven Azevedo

2013
Schulich Leader

Science
Program

High School: Langley Fine Arts School

Nominated by Sean Oliver

Fort Langley, BC

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

Science

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

“There was a shopping mall/Now it’s all covered with flowers.” -From “(Nothing But) Flowers” by the Talking Heads, 1988

What is a little known fact about you?

I play bass guitar in a band, called Derrival, and we recently played at the Squamish Valley Music Festival this past August.

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?

I have the confidence to take leadership or support another in their leadership. I believe to make real change this is an essential ability.