Maria Park

2016
Schulich Leader

University of Ottawa
Science
Program

High School: Corner Brook Regional High

Nominated by Debbie Lindahl

Corner brook, NL

What undergraduate program are you enrolled?
 
Biomedical Science
 
What is your favourite inspirational quote?
 
"Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard." -Mr. Paul Hepdtich (1961-2016)
 
What is a little known fact about you?
 
Despite my academic accomplishments, my greatest pride comes from winning a local wing eating competition against two grown men by eating a pound of wings in 2 minutes and 10 seconds!
 
Why do you make a great Schulich Leader?
 
I make a great Schulich Leader because I am someone who achieves at a high standard of excellence for myself, and also further strives to make a difference for the excellence of others. Not only am I passionate about learning and science, but I am also invested in changing the lives of others by sharing my knowledge and passion!

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