Matt Vasher will graduate as the valedictorian of Pinckney Community High School. He scored a perfect 36 on his ACT and is a member of the band, varsity tennis team, National Honor Society, and Link Crew. He was first chair oboist in the Livingston County Honors Band and the alto saxophone section leader in his school's marching band. He plays doubles tennis and also spends a lot of time drawing.
Matt is majoring in Biomedical Engineering and plans to earn a PhD. He is going to be in MSU's Honors College and will participate in research as a Professorial Assistant. He entered the Academic Distinguished Scholarship testing competition and won a full tuition scholarship for 4 years. Matt hopes to one day make important contributions to science and health technology.