Jack Leventhal attends Wilton High School. He is self-motivated, eager to learn, and fascinated by complex concepts leading to an unending passion for math and the sciences. He is actively involved in his school’s engineering and astronomy clubs which he is Co-President of, and his school’s math team, which competes at the local and state levels. Jack is also a leader of the Steppingstones Museum for Children science program, a tutor at Your Academics non-profit organization, and works at a local Kumon Math & Reading Center in Wilton. He is an aspiring aerospace engineer and has participated in regional, national, and international mathematics competitions and always looks for ways to challenge himself. Jack enjoys playing the keyboard, cooking, and solving puzzles in his free time.
The Claes Nobel Academic Excellence Scholarship recognizes high school juniors and seniors making a positive impact on society, and how college will help these students continue to make an impact for years to come.