Alumni (Scholar)

Dan Cunnane

Parents Program Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1999
Hometown: Towson, Maryland
B.A. University of Virginia (1999)
M.Phil. Yale University (History) (2002)
Ph.D. Yale University (History) (2005)

First Year Honor Council, Watson representative, Events chair; Honor System, CLAS representative, Honor Counsel, pre-trial and pre-appeal coordinator; Society of the Virginia Irish, founder and president; St. Vincent De Paul Society, Camp St. Vincent counselor; Catholic Students Association, small group leader; Madison House Boosters Program; National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Carolinas Symposium on British Studies 1999 Undergraduate Essay Prize; Phi Eta Sigma First Year Honor Society; Golden Key National Society; Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Beta Kappa; Raven Society; Andrew W. Mellon Fellowship in Humanistic Studies; Jacob K. Javits Fellowship; Richard Heath Dabney Award; Edward E. and Barbara Younger Prize in History; Shannon Award; Lawn resident; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar; History Distinguished Majors Program with Highest Distinction

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