The 19-year-old has used the time to settle in to campus after a gap year filled with interesting news stories.
Due to Malia's status as the daughter of Barack Obama - the first black president in the United States - media organizations can't help but publicize any stories to generate views.
He was selected Head of School at Rugby School for the school year 2015-2016.
Farquharson, former head boy at the UK's £32,000-a-year ($42,600) prestigious Rugby School, has links to the royals as his second cousin was the Queen's Assistant Master of the Household at Buckingham Palace.
The 19-year-old was also part of the Blue Bunsen Society, a chemistry club.
He appeared as an extra cast in a rugby video that also featured Prince Harry which played in Rugby World Cup opening ceremony in 2015.
As an unpaid government employee and official in her father's administration, Ivanka Trump's is somewhat set apart from her predecessors.
His father, Charles Farquharson is the chief executive and director of an investment fund management firm in London.
Farquharson interned with the Centre for Democracy and Peace Building in Northern Ireland last summer.
The former first daughter was seen reaching up and putting her arms around the young man before going in for the kiss.