Kyra Moura

2015, Science

School & Degree:

Western University, Science

High School/Cegep:

Birchmount Park CI

City & Province:

Toronto, Ontario

Nominated by:

Bill MacKay

What area(s) of STEM are you pursuing for your undergraduate degree?


Medical Sciences


What is your favourite inspirational quote? 


“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” T.S. Eliot


What is a little known fact about you?


I was a national level synchronized swimmer! I have trained and competed all over Canada and the United States as a part of my club team and Team Ontario; I’ve even gone to Germany for an international competition. 


Why do you think you make a great Schulich Leader? 


I strive to be both compassionate and confident in all of my leadership and scientific endeavors. I desire to make an impact on the world that future generations will experience the benefits of. Most importantly, I love learning; from computer science to the mitochondria, I am passionate about knowing as much as I can about the world I inhabit.