HEROS’ Nick McCurdy Speaks to US Congress

March 24, 2015 | Aarti Pole | Global News

Calgary’s Nick McCurdy first Canadian to get NHL scholarship

Calgary teen Nick McCurdy is speaking before U.S. Congress on Captiol Hill. He’s the first Canadian recipient of an NHL scholarship. It’s a huge feat for the 18-year-old, who though he’d never get to play hockey or go to university. Aarti Pole explains why he’s sharing his story with lawmakers in Washington D.C.

 

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