Lauren Brants
Lauren Brants
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas
High School: Fort Worth Country Day
House Affiliation: Adams

Junior • 2007-08
Competed at the ICSA/APS Team Race National Championship, where the Crimson placed fifth ... Finished seventh in the B division and 10th overall at the ICSA Coed Dinghy National Championship ... Placed ninth in the B division and seventh overall at the ICSA National Championship East Semifinal ... Finished third-overall at the NEISA Team Racing Championship ... At the Women’s Atlantic Coast Championship, finished ninth overall and in the B division ... Competed in the Mrs. Hurst Bowl, aiding in a first-place overall finish by taking second in the B division ... Aided in the second-place finish at the Lane Trophy Team Race ... Placed seventh in the A division and third-overall at the Regis Bowl ... Finished eighth in the A division and fourth overall at the Hood Trophy ... Aided in a third overall finish at the Thompson Trophy, placing fifth in the B division.

Before Harvard:
Earned three varsity letters in swimming ... Named a co-captain senior year and received the award for Most Improved Swimmer her first year on the team ... Salutorian of graduating class ... Winner of the Senior Spanish Award, Senior History Award and the Spanish Undergraduate Award ... President of the Volunteer Service Organization and a Habitat for Humanity volunteer.

Other interests include community outreach in a Cambridge nursing home and Peer Advising in the history and literature department.