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14-year-old math, chess prodigy enrolls at UCLA

Luke Vellotti
Become a member of the highly competitive United States of America Junior Mathematical Olympiad team? Check.
Become America's top-ranked chess player under the age of 15? Check.
Become the youngest person ever to take for-credit classes at Boise State University? Check. 
And now, how about — at age 14 — earning a full four-year scholarship and enrolling at UCLA? Yep, Luke Vellotti has done it. Check and checkmate.
 
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