Alumni (Scholar)

Dan Hecht

William S. Hunter Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2007
Hometown: Palo Alto, California
B.A. University of Virginia (2007)
M.B.A. Stanford Graduate School of Business (2013)

Honor Counsel, Senior Counsel, Best Honor Counsel Award, Ad Hoc Committee on Jury Reform, Ad Hoc Committee on Student Reporting Students for the Preservation of Honor; LASE 151, Honor and Ethics in Everyday Life facilitator; University Judiciary Committee, First Year judge; University Advisory Committee on Alcohol and Substance Abuse; Madison House, Housing Improvement Program, Mission Admission Youth Mentoring Program; Maupin House Council president; Washington Literary Society and Debating Union; Virginia Society for the Recruitment of Special Scholars, research chair; Miller Center of Public Affairs, American Political Development Program, editor, “American Families” Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics research assistant; Jefferson Scholars Public Service Fellow, Dinner Series chair; Hillel Jewish Student Union; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society; Society of the Purple Shadows Recognition; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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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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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