A remarkable and top-notch student in upper-level math and computer science courses, Jonathan Rodriguez (A21) has earned many scholarships, including the Neubauer and Kinesis Foundation scholarships and the Astronaut scholarship. He is a Laidlaw Scholar and co-authored a paper in an Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Conference! He has a rare aptitude for quickly grasping difficult mathematical abstractions and elegantly proving the theorems presented him. Jonathan has done important research at Tufts, is quietly confident and possesses a lively sense of humor.
The Audrey Butvay Gruss Science Award is for outstanding academic work in any of the sciences.