Elgin student Stanford-bound Posted in: Lifestyle This fall, current Elgin High School senior Jacob Neidig will be attending Stanford University in California. Stanford was only one of the seven universities that accepted Jacob when he applied; he was also accepted into Harvard University, Brown University, the University of Notre Dame, Georgetown University, Houston Baptist University and the Canfield Business Honors Program at the University of Texas at Austin. In high school, Jacob has been an outstanding student both in and outside the classroom. While maintaining a 4.0 grade point average in his advanced placement courses and number one rank, Jacob also participated in numerous extracurricular activities. All four years ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!