Ethan Whittaker, Minds Inspired Scholar
2012 Minds Inspired Scholar
2016 William A. Dart Scholar, Princeton University, NJ, Physics
Ethan is a well-rounded young man whose academic achievements are highlighted by musical successes. Ethan plays the alto saxophone, steel pan, cello and is an accomplished pianist.
In his freshman year at prestigious Princeton University, Ethan explored new subjects such as Japanese and Psychology in addition to delving into familiar subjects such as mathematics and physics. Ethan plans to continue to explore all that Princeton has to offer and is looking forward to courses in neuroscience this fall. Ethan’s summer was spent focusing on intensive cello lessons and traveling with his family.
Previously, when a student at Cayman Prep and High School Ethan’s A-Level results were outstanding. He received a host of awards included subject prizes in physics and mathematics as well as the Dart Award of Excellence in STEM for the highest combined grade average in STEM subjects.
In 2016 Ethan was one of five students from Cayman Prep who travelled to the Bahamas to compete in the DHL Solar Grand Challenge finals. Ethan’s group built a low-cost solar prototype and video that resulting in the team being selected as finalists for the overseas completion.
Ethan, we wish you all the best in your sophomore year at Princeton.
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