Meet the Class of 2021

Uche Nwogwugwu

Friar Name: Friar Bolt
Lansdale, PA
Major: History and Sociology of Science (HSOC)

Activities & Honors:

  • Captain/All-American – Track & Field (400m, 4x400m relay)
  • Multiple School Record Holder – 400m, 4x400m relay, second at Penn in 500m, 4x200m relay
  • Academic All-American, Academic All-Ivy
  • Indoor Ivy Heps Champion(4x400m Relay (2020)
  • Outdoor Ivy League Champion/MVP – 400m, 4x400m relay (Spring 2019)
  • Two-time All-Ivy 
  • Counselor/Gold Unit Leader – Camp Kesem
  • Brother – AIR (Alpha Iota Gamma)
  • Research Assistant – CHOP
  • Member – SAAC
  • Library Aid – DRL Math and Physics Library

Favorite Book: The Alchemist
Favorite Movie: 
Remember the Titans
Favorite Food: Chicken on Pizza
Favorite Quote: “I always want to give more than I gave yesterday.”   ~ Allyson Felix

Plans After Penn: Med School hopefully!