1693 Scholars, Class of 2016

Jonah, Olivia, Haley, Darice, Wade, and Max

After W&M

Haley Bauser

Stamps 1693 Scholar

Virginia Beach, VA

(Norfolk Academy)


  • Ph.D. candidate in Applied Physics, Caltech

Jonah Fishel


1693 Scholar

Sterling, VA

(Potomac Falls High School and the Loudoun County Academy of Science)

Storytelling (self-designed interdisciplinary major)
  • Escape Room Entrepreneur

Wade Hodson




Yorktown, VA
(Warwick High School)

Physics major, Computer Science minor

  • Ph.D. candidate in Physics, University of Maryland

Olivia Jebb

Murray 1693 Scholar

Cornwall, NY
(Cornwall Central High School)


  • City Year in San Jose addressing education disparities
  • Medical Scribe, Lahey Health Center, Tufts Medical School
  • Applying to medical school for Fall 2018

Max Miroff

Stamps 1693 Scholar

Vienna, VA

(Thomas Jefferson HS for Science & Technology)

Philosophy and Computer Science

  • Law student, Columbia University

Darice Xue

Murray 1693 Scholar

Chester, VA

(Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School for Government & Int’l Studies)

International Relations

  • Energy Industry Analyst, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
  • Applying for Ph.D. programs in political economics