Christopher Magnani

Christopher Magnani is a joint concentrator In Chemistry and Astrophysics currently living In Leverett House. A
Harvard College PRISE Fellow, he has also won several research fellowships to further his study of primordial
chemistry. His research experience Includes both the McKay Orthopaedic Research Laboratory and Stellar·
Chance Labs at the University of Pennsylvania. He Is currently writing his senior honors thesis at the Harvard·
Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in connection with Its Origins of Life Initiative. His extracurricular activities
Include four years on the Harvard Men's Varsity Lightweight Crew Team (Including a 2014 Sliver Medal at the
IRA National Championships), the Bureau of Study Council, The Harvard Crimson, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of
Massachusetts Bay. He will be the Eliot Scholar at Jesus College, pursuing an MPhil in Chemistry.