March 6, 2019

Jacob is a freshman in Greenough planning to study Computer Science. He is interested in humanizing technology in novel ways, looking at ways personal assistants like Alexa can be bolstered through research in deep learning and NLP. Over the past couple summers, Jacob interned at the US Naval Research Lab, working on projects ranging from constrained optimization solvers to Ethereum smart contracts. In his spare time, Jacob enjoys coding, trading, and running.


  • Interview

    Why are Hundreds of Harvard Students Studying Chinese Philosophy?

    “This course will change your life” These are the words with which Professor Puett begins each year of his class, Ethical Reasoning 18: Classical Chinese Ethical and Political Theory, one of the most popular courses at Harvard. How can this class attract over 500 Harvard College students while being featured on news media “New York […]

  • Review

    The Startup in You

    On November 24, 2014, the prominent Chinese angel investors and founders of ZhenFund Bob Xu and Victor Wang came to Harvard to engage a dialogue with students interested in entrepreneurship. They brought along with them founders of their portfolio companies, including He Bofei from Deep Glint, Xiao Dun and Tao Jingwen from 17zuoye, and Wang […]