Courtney Hill

Olive B. and Franklin C. Mac Krell Jefferson Fellow
Class: 2020
Hometown: Jonesboro, Arkansas
B.S. University of Arkansas (2014)

Courtney is a first year PhD student in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at UVA. Her research focuses on the intersection of community health issues and water purification interventions in low and middle-income class countries, particularly South Africa.

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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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