Shad Reflection

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During the summer of 2015, I attended a prestigious program called Shad Valley. As soon as I landed in ThunderBay, Ontario I was immersed into a whole month of workshops, lectures, projects, and activities. SHAD introduced me to program leaders and like-minded individuals, who shared my passion for leadership and science. I found people that assisted me in building confidence and encouraged me to take on leadership roles. SHAD taught me the importance of stepping out of my comfort zone on a regular basis, allowing me to challenge societal norms and improve the problems around me. With a program focused on STEM education, I was given a look inside some of the great minds in the scientific world. University professors, business owners, entrepreneurs

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