High School: Poway High School
College: University of Washington
To say Andrew Stearns has a top-notch sense of humor would be a gross understatement. Andrew’s ability to recall the minutest of details while taking on an assortment of personalities will have you crying with laughter in only minutes of meeting him. With this outgoing personality, Andrew immerses himself without reservation in all of his endeavors, be it Science Olympiad, Academic League or his role as stage manager. Perhaps the most engaging characteristic of Andrew’s humor is its deeply thoughtful and well informed nature. Andrew breaks down barriers and builds community by subtly reminding others to overcome fear and take responsibility for their own successes. The University of Washington will be a brighter place with Andrew’s presence.