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

Jason E. Getzler (A21) is celebrated by a chorus of voices in the Romance Studies and Biology departments as an incredibly bright student who always goes above and beyond with his scholarly and service activities.  Thanks to his stellar performance as a teaching assistant, he has been hailed as an exceptional educator who earns rave reviews. He contributes actively to the community at large, putting his language skills to good use as a volunteer at East Boston Neighborhood Health Clinic.