Alumni (Scholar)

Cat Wakeham

University of Virginia Club of Washington - Thomas B. Worsley Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2000
Hometown: Bethesda, Maryland
B.A. University of Virginia (2000)
M.D. U of TX Health Science Center San Antonio School of Medicine (2009)

Madison House, Medical Services volunteer, U.Va. Hospital, Maternity Ward volunteer; Colonnades Nursing Home, volunteer; Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, volunteer, crew sergeant, membership chair, Finance Committee, Board of Directors, “Rookie of the Year”; Alpha Chi Omega, Intellectual Development Committee, Cultural Activities Committee chair; King Lear, cast; Virginia Players; Dean of Students Office, aide; Department of Economics, research; School of Education, research assistant; Maupin House Council, Executive Committee; Vital Signs pre-medical newsletter, founder, editor in chief; Resident Staff, resident assistant, Evaluations Committee, Education and Coordinating Committee chair; emergency medical technician; Dean's List

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The Jefferson Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship at the University of Virginia. Scholars are selected through a rigorous selection process that is based on exceptional performance in the areas of leadership, scholarship and citizenship.

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