The Class of 1898 Prizes are given to students with high scholarly ability and a wide range of intellectual interests.

Adam Lipson (E21) has achieved a stellar scholastic record thanks to his intellectual curiosity and passion for learning. As a Computer Engineering major, Adam enthusiastically extended his knowledge beyond the classroom, participating in software engineering internships and contributing to open-source projects ranging from lossless file compressor engine to MIDI keyboard firmware. Adam has also tutored students, served as Tufts Public Harmony Music Director, been on the Tufts Club Climbing team, and participated in Tufts Theatre programs.