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William C. Lickle Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2001
Hometown: Bogota, Colombia, Colombia
B.A. University of Virginia (2001)
M.A. Brown University (2004)
Ph.D. Brown University (2015)

Shakespeare on the Lawn, actress; La Sociedad Latina, executive chair; Hispanic/Latino; Peer Mentoring Program, co-chair; La Voz columnist; Teaching Resource Center, Undergraduate Focus Group; Madison House, Migrant Aid Program; Bayly Art Museum, student docent; Rag and Bone, graphic arts editor, literary editor; Babel Productions, co-founder, president, dramaturgy; Cultural Dance Festival; Undergraduate Writer’s Guild; “Fishbowl” panelist; International Arts Coffeehouse; Echols Tutoring Program; Latin American Studies Program grant; Wagenheim Memorial Essay Prize; Martha Richford Roberts Prize; IMP Society; Raven Society; Golden Key National Honor Society; Lawn resident; Phi Beta Kappa, Beta of Virginia Book Award; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar.

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The Jefferson Scholars Foundation, like its namesake, knows that virtue and talent come from all walks of life. Indeed it is this knowledge that drives the Foundation to search the world over for its recipients.

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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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The Jefferson Fellowship is the premier graduate fellowship offered at the University of Virginia. Based solely on merit, the Fellowship seeks to attract Ph.D. and M.B.A. candidates.

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