Princeton alumna and three seniors, including Evan Soltas of Rumson, awarded Rhodes Scholarships

Sunday, Nov 22, 2015
by Michael Hotchkiss, Office of Communications

Princeton University alumna Katherine Clifton, a member of the Class of 2015, and seniors Richard Lu, Cameron Platt and Evan Soltas have been awarded Rhodes Scholarships for graduate study at the University of Oxford. They are among the 32 American recipients of the prestigious fellowships, which fund two to three years of graduate study at Oxford.  

Soltas, of Rumson, New Jersey, is concentrating in economics and pursuing a certificate in statistics and machine learning. At Oxford, he plans to pursue an M.Sc. in applied statistics, combined with an M.Sc. by research in his second year.

Learn more about the Rhodes Scholar recipients from Princeton.