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

Sithya Lach (A21) combines a flawless academic record with a passion for serving communities in need. In her freshman year, Sithya completed over 350 hours working with the Jumpstart organization, helping preschool-aged children from underserved communities develop literacy skills. She is also celebrated for her leadership skills, demonstrated by her involvement with the Child Development Association. It’s no wonder she is described as a “future leader in [her] field.”