St. John’s High School graduate Emily Shemluk is a recipient of a 2018-2019 WFEF
Emily pursues an education degree at the University of Winnipeg. She says she would not be continuing to attend university if not for the Westland Scholarship. She thanks the Westland Donors for making post-secondary education possible not only for her but other students.
Emily dreams to be a teacher and a role model to children. She says, “I want children to know that anything is possible with hard work and perseverance. I want to be someone they can trust and look up to.”
Emily believes that with her family and the supports around her, she can be the teacher that she wants to be.