The 2014 McDermott Scholars



Hans Ajieren
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Texas Academy of Mathematics and Science
Major: Biochemistry

Stephen Badger
Hometown: Ocean Grove, New Jersey
High School: High Technology High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

James “Scotty” Ballard
Hometown: New Port Richey, Florida
High School: River Ridge High School
Major: Computer Engineering

Preston Butler
Hometown: Maryville, Tennessee
High School: Maryville High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Matara Hitchcock
Hometown: Overland Park, Kansas
High School: Blue Valley Southwest High School
Major: Undeclared

Anishka Kappalayil
Hometown: Plano, Texas
High School: Liberty High School
Major: Arts and Technology

Elyse Mack
Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri
High School: Ladue Horton Watkins High School
Major: Undeclared

Reilly Martinez
Hometown: Aubrey, Texas
High School: Billy Ryan High School
Major: Electrical Engineering

Grace McClure
Hometown: Plano, Texas
High School: Coram Deo Academy
Major: Cognitive Science

Dhruv Narayanan
Hometown: Tyler, Texas
High School: Robert E. Lee High School
Major: Computer Science

Derrick Ngo
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: Lake Travis High School
Major: Biology

Alexandra “Ali” Peterkort
Hometown: Newberg, Oregon
High School: Saint Mary’s Academy
Major: Neuroscience

Christy Purnadi
Hometown: Coppell, Texas
High School: R.L. Turner High School
Major: Biology

Rajadhar “Raja” Reddy
Hometown: Harlingen, Texas
High School: Science Academy of South Texas
Major: Biology

Matthew “Matt” Salm
Hometown: Grafton, Wisconsin
High School: Grafton Senior High School
Major: Mathematics

Pooshan Shah
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: McNeil High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Sanaa Tejani
Hometown: Plano, Texas
High School: Plano Senior High School
Major: Biology

Rebecca Tjahja
Hometown: Cerritos, California
High School: Gretchen Whitney High School
Major: Finance

Alexander “Alex” Tomkovich
Hometown: Lewisville, Texas
High School: Lewisville High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Samuel Vallejo
Hometown: Rancho Cordova, California
High School: Mira Loma High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Sahana Venkatesh
Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina
High School: Leesville Road High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Aaron Weittenhiller
Hometown: Hallsville, Texas
High School: Hallsville High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

John Will
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia
High School: Ocean Lakes High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Ximone Willis
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: Liberal Arts and Science Academy
Major: Biomedical Engineering

Benjamin “Ben” Wroblewski
Hometown: McKinney, Texas
High School: McKinney North High School
Major: Biomedical Engineering

DID YOU KNOW?

McDermott Scholars have won Fulbright, Truman, Marshall, and other distinguished scholarships?

 

 
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