Katharine Roberts, of Oak Bluffs, recently matriculated as a first-year student at Hamilton College.
Roberts, a graduate of Marthas Vineyard Regional Hs, was selected from a pool of 6,240 applicants to the college and joins a class of 482.
Originally founded in 1793 as the Hamilton-Oneida Academy, Hamilton College offers an open curriculum that gives students the freedom to shape their own liberal arts education within a research- and writing-intensive framework. Hamilton enrolls 1,850 students from 49 states and 49 countries. Additional information about the college can be found at www.hamilton.edu.