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JAKE VAZQUEZ, Sophomore in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Major: Mechanical and Aerospace Eng.

College/Employer: Princeton

Year of Graduation: 2026

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Jake Vazquez is a sophomore undergraduate student in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering department from Woodbridge, New Jersey.

He currently leads Princeton Rocketry's Spaceport America Cup Team, which is working towards completing "Project Prometheus": a 13 foot long, 5.5 inch diameter single-stage rocket that will reach speeds of up to Mach 1.81 and accelerations of up to 25 G's on its way to 30,000 feet. Prometheus will be launched in June from Spaceport America, New Mexico, and is the largest and most powerful competition rocket Princeton University has ever built.

Alongside Princeton Rocketry, Jake is a member of the Princeton Club Golf Team and the Princeton Charter Club.

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