Student Spotlight

Lucas Walters - Recieves $70,000 Scholarship from TD Bank!

Posted on Jun 09, 2015

Lucas Walters has recently been awarded the TD Bank Group scholarship for community leadership. This scholarship valued at $70,000 and 4 years of employment is awarded based on community leadership. It is awarded to 20 Canadian students each year to cover the cost of University. Lucas has received this award for his work with his group SPEAK. Lucas formed SPEAK, Students Promoting Equality and Kinship, to serve as a gay-straight alliance and promote anti-bullying. The club has resonated with students, staff, parents and community members who recognize it as creating a positive, inclusive atmosphere in the school and town. Lucas is also a founding member of his school's environment club, vice president of his Student Council, Treasurer of the Interact Club, in addition to volunteering with a breakfast program and the local SPCA.

Lucas is currently completing Advanced Math 3208 with CDLI! We wish to congratulate Lucas on his prestigious accomplishment and wish him success in all his future endeavors.