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Published: Tuesday, 2/12/2013

Student of the week: Leia Zink

Whiteford High School

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School subject: Band

Extracurricular activity: Marching band

Hobbies: Playing piano

Car: Shelby Mustang

Store: Windsor

Musical artist: Taylor Swift

Movie: The Notebook

TV show: Once Upon A Time


Cafeteria food must-have: Mashed potatoes

Last book read that wasn’t required: Safe Haven

Pet peeve: When people crack their joints.

Person most admired: My parents

Person I’d like to meet: Ellen DeGeneres

Items always in my locker: Music

First job: Volunteering at Lourdes University Life Lab

Top accomplishment: Being Drum Major


After-graduation plans: Attend the University of Toledo’s College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science.

Career goal: I hope to earn my pharmacy degree and work as a clinical pharmacist to help the health and wellness of others.

Quote from teacher: “Leia lives her life with intention (and a smile),” said Kelli Tuller, principal. “Her commitment to her school, herself, and those around her is to be commended. She balances her academics, extracurriculars, and outside obligations without a hitch, and is always willing to lend a hand.”

— Information is compiled for The Blade by the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West.

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