During his time at Tufts, Oliver Korten (E20) has enrolled in challenging upper level graduate courses while simultaneously TA’ing for the lower level courses in Computer Science and Mathematics. He has been the primary author of significant research results at Tufts and a key contributor to others. Oliver welcomes and mentor newcomers to research groups, as a TA, he is generous with his time and is committed to every student learning, and he delivers excellent guest lectures. His goal is to earn a Ph.D. and become a university professor focusing on teaching, research and service.
The Class of 1942 Prize Scholarship recognizes those seniors most likely to become outstanding university teachers, counselors, or administrators.