Meet the Class of 2021

Eleah Parker

Friar Name: Friar Titan
Charlotte, NC
Major: Cognitive Neuroscience

Activities & Honors:

  • Captain – Basketball
  • Two-time Ivy League Defensive Player of the Year (2019, 2020)
  • Three-Time All-Ivy and All-Big 5 (2018, 2019, 2020)
  • Top 20 nationally and first in the Ivy League in blocks per game (2020)
  • Tied Penn’s single-season blocks record/second in the Ivy League record books (2019)
  • Ivy League Rookie of the Year (2018)
  • Big 5 Rookie of the Year (2018)
  • Elizabeth R. Burdick Award Recipient (2018)

Hobbies: Taking walks in the woods, watching Netflix, YouTube, cooking
Favorite Movies: Titanic, The Lovely Bones, All Harry Potter movies
Favorite Food: Salmon, panko fried chicken, crab legs
Favorite Quote: “For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all.” ~ II Corinthians 4:17

Plans After Penn: I hope to find work doing clinical research