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“UW grad gives it all up for poker: $1.4 million richer, 22-year-old holding his own against seasoned pros”

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“Sitting at the final table of the prestigious Borgata Poker Open last week, $1.4 million on the line and a clear advantage in chips, University of Washington graduate Vivek Rajkumar had a plan …

“This isn’t the situation either he or his parents envisioned a few short years ago when Rajkumar was compiling his whiz-kid academic resume: He enrolled in the U-Dub’s Early Entrance Program at 15 and graduated before turning 19 with degrees in applied mathematics and computer engineering …”

September 24, 2008