Gurleen Chahal

2012
Schulich Leader

Western University
Science
Program

High School: Sir Winston Churchill C.&V.I.

Nominated by Lorraine Christy

Thunder Bay, ON

What STEM area are you studying starting in Fall 2012?

Science, specifically the Biological and Medical Sciences

What is your favourite inspirational quote?

“It's the children the world almost breaks who grow up to save it.” ~ Frank Warren (the creator of PostSecret)

What is a little known fact about yourself?

I love to write for my local newspaper and I hope to publish a young adult novel in the future!

Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader?
When I see horrors on the news, I don’t just change the channel. I take the initiative to help others at both local and global levels.

Media Mentions:

Ready to do great things

Featured in The Chronicle Journal

Western announces inaugural Schulich Leaders

Featured in Exchange Morning Post