The Wardlaw+Hartridge School Class of 2023 has experienced a unique journey in their high school career, including their college selection, application and acceptance process. The students of this resilient and bright class are garnering an outstanding list of college acceptances from some of the nation's top colleges and universities.
Meet members of the Class of 2023
Annie Gu ’23 a W+H lifer will be matriculating to Yale University. Annie intends to major in Molecular Biology and Applied Mathematics. She’s the recipient of scholarships offered by the Ivy League school.
Naischa Puri ’23 is proud and excited to be attending the University of Notre Dame as a member of the prestigious Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars' Program. Naischa will enroll in the College of Arts and Letters.
Loveleen Sindhar ’23 who is attending the University of Pennsylvania in the fall. She is enrolling in the College of Arts and Sciences and will be majoring in Health and Societies.
Chiupong Huang ’23 is excited to be matriculating to Brown University in the fall. Chiupong’s major is currently undecided, but he’s considering exploring modern culture and media.
Giselle Lee ’23 is excited to be attending the University of Rochester in the fall. While Giselle plans to major in biology, she is looking forward to exploring Rochester’s open curriculum.
Kapriana Payami ’23, a Wardlaw+Hartridge lifer, will be attending Drew University, where she intends to major in business with a minor in communications.
Aayushi Singh ’23 is looking forward to continuing her education at the University of California’s Berkeley campus in the fall. She has not declared a major but plans to study physical sciences and mathematics within the STEM disciplines.
Jack Silver ’23 is enrolling at Emerson College in Boston, where he plans to major in writing and literature as an undergraduate with sights on law school after college.
Aastha Patel ’23 will be matriculating to Boston University’s Questrom School of Business, where she plans to major in Business Administration with a concentration in Global Business.
Jim Zhang ’23, is looking forward to majoring in environmental engineering at New York University. An international student who grew up in Shanghai, one of the largest cities in the world, Jim is thrilled to return to a big city experience.
Sydney Racine ’23 will attend The University of Pennsylvania and major in biology next fall. Sydney was looking for the best science, research and pre-med programs with a close eye on which institution would best match her social and extracurricular interests.
Briana Di Landro ’23 will attend Columbia University, where she intends to major in Public Health with a possible minor in biological sciences.
Sasha Chernyak, will attend Rutgers University (Newark) in the fall and major in business with a possible minor in film studies.
Nick Vargas ’23 plans to major in civil engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology. The Wardlaw+Hartridge lifer discovered his future college home through a wonderful experience at its Civil Engineering and Architecture Summer Program in 2022.
Angelina Vargas ’23 will matriculate to Brown University, where she plans to study psychology and take sample courses in nutrition. Angelina also will continue her soccer career at Brown.
Gurshan Sidhu ’23 is excited to continue his academic journey at Northeastern University, where he plans to major in business administration.
Amy Sun ’23 is matriculating to Rhode Island School of Design, where she will be majoring in illustration. Amy, a talented fine artist, caught her first glimpse of RISD during the holiday season in 2021 while spending a week in Rhode Island.
Matthew Faust ’23 will be matriculating to Northeastern University, where he plans to study computer science and economics. Matthew believes he has found an excellent fit based on his requirements and priorities.
Nandini Shah ’23, is excited about her matriculation to the University of Pennsylvania, where she plans to major in biochemistry in the College of Arts and Science with the hopes of attending medical school in the future.
Rohan Batra ’23 will join some of his W+H classmates after an early decision acceptance to Northeastern University, where he plans to major in Computer Science. For Rohan, location and academics made it easy to identify his top college choice.
Claire Chen ’23, plans to major in Communications and Media after a recent early decision acceptance to Northeastern University. Claire believes she has found the best of many worlds at her new college home.
Charles Chang ’23, is excited to attend Case Western Reserve University, where he plans to major in math. Charles was motivated by his teachers to love the subject and would like to pursue a master’s degree in math.
Aydin Aziz ’23, was looking for a modern school in an urban setting and found a wonderful fit in Northeastern University, where he recently received early decision admission. He plans to study biology in the College of Sciences.