Milken Scholar 2019
Scholar Profile

Christian Alexander



Christian Alexander, a graduate of Hawthorne Mathematics and Science Academy, is a Better Angels Scholar, Jack Kent Cooke Semifinalist, Questbridge Finalist, Posse Foundation Finalist, and a Ron Brown Scholar. In high school, he was the president of the UCLA Riordan Scholars program and won the program’s stock market competition. Christian was a Bezos Scholar and attended the Aspen Ideas Festival. He created Great Neighbors, a student-led volunteer organization, to assist senior citizens and raise awareness about the resources available to and for them. He will study mechanical engineering and journalism at Washington University in St. Louis, as a Danforth Scholar.

High school:  Hawthorne Mathematics and Science Academy


College Year Degree
Washington University St. Louis
2023 B.S. Biomedical Engineering