PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIPACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE
James Dreben
James Dreben
Year: Senior
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: St. Albans School
House Affiliation: Currier

Senior • 2017
Named to the All-Ivy League second team ... Coxed the first varsity eight against Cornell and Penn ... Was coxswain on first varsity eight against Columbia and Georgetown ... Coxed the first varsity eight against Dartmouth and MIT ... Served as coxwain of first varsity eight against Navy and Delaware ... Was coxswain of first varsity eight against Yale and Princeton ... Coxed the 1V8 at Eastern Sprints ... Coxed the varsity eight at IRAs.

Sophomore • 2015
Coxswain of the first varsity eight, finishing the season coxing the third varsity eight … Finished fifth in the finals at EARC Sprints. 

Freshman • 2014
Coxed the freshman eight all season … Coxed the freshman eight to a silver medal at the EARC Sprints … Coxed the varsity four to silver at the IRA National Championships.

Before Harvard
Lettered in rowing, wrestling and cross country at St. Albans … Took the silver medal with the 1V in the Stotesbury Cup Regatta (2013) … Washington Post All-Met coxswain (2013) ... Crew captain in 2012 and 2013 ... Gold medal finisher with the 2V, taking home the Hammer Trophy at Stotesbury in 2012 … Took home the gold medal at the Virginia State Rowing Championships with the 1V in 2013 and the 2V in 2011 and 2012 … Rowed with the freshman four in 2010, earning a gold medal at VASRA … National Merit finalist ... Comes from a family of Crimson graduates, as father, Ron Dreben AB ’83, JD ’86, grandfather, Arthur Dreben AB ’51, great uncle, Burton Dreben AB ’49, AM ’55 and great aunt Raya Dreben AB ’49, JD ’54 all graduated from Harvard.


PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP, ACADEMIC INTEGRATION AND COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE