Four from Harvard are among winners bound for Oxford

Harvard Gazette
Cambridge, MA

Three Harvard undergraduates and a first-year Harvard Medical School student are among the 32 American men and women named Rhodes Scholars on Saturday (Nov. 20). They will begin study next October at the University of Oxford in England.

Harvard’s newest Rhodes Scholars are seniors Baltazar “Zar” Zavala of El Paso, Texas, Zachary Frankel of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Daniel Lage of Miami, along with medical student Aakash Shah of Cliffside Park, N.J.

They were chosen from among 837 students nominated by 309 colleges and universities nationwide.

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