Twins Christopher and Jonathan Zobek of Kenilworth recently graduated from college.
Christopher, Valedictorian of David Brearley's Class of 2016 graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cornell University with a degree in Biology. During his time at Cornell, Christopher volunteered and traveled to Maine, where he took a class at the Shoals Marine Lab. He also worked as a field research assistant in Peru and interned at the Baltimore Aquarium. The research project he worked on at school was presented at a national conference in Rochester. Currently, he has written an honor's thesis, which he is preparing to publish. Christopher hopes to work with animals in research or in some part of the field.
Jonathan, Salutatorian of David Brearley's Class of 2016, graduated Magna Cum Laude from The College of New Jersey with a degree in Communication Studies. At TCNJ, Jonathan spent his summers volunteering with different programs for the blind and visually impaired. He also co-wrote an article with a professor about accessibility in the classroom, which was accepted for a poster session for a conference in Seattle and was also featured in TAPinto Kenilworth https://bit.ly/2AgVp8J. Jonathan hopes to eventually be a Teacher of the Blind and Visually Impaired.
Both of the Zobek's were heavily involved in on-campus clubs and maintained the Dean's List status for all eight semesters of college.