Alumni (Scholar)

Fleming Puckett

Reginald S. and Julia W. Fleet Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1994
Hometown: Houston, Texas
B.A. University of Virginia (1994)
M.B.A. Cornell University (1998)
LL.B. Cambridge University (2000)
LL.M. Boston University (2001)
M.A. Columbia University (2004)
Ph.D. Oxford University (2013)

Cavalier Daily, Editorial Staff, Photographer; Virginia Advocate, Writer, Advertising Manager; Virginia Literary Review; Madison House, Surgical Intensive Care Unit Volunteer; McIntire Department of Music, Usher; University Union, Speakers Committee, Vice-Chair for Faculty Forums, Fine Arts Committee, Vice-Chair for Music; Monroe Society; Honor Committee, Issues Educator, Faculty Educator, Counsel; Virginia Sailing Association; Showcase Plays, Assistant Stage Manager/Director, Actor/Director; Audio-Visuals Unlimited, Special Projects Staff; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, Literary Contest Winner/Best Probationary Presentation of Semester Award, Secretary; Hilary and Trinity Terms, Mansfield College, Oxford University (1993 spring semester); University Committee for Libraries, Student Member; Patrick Henry Society, Caesar; Sigma Nu; Lawn Room Selection Committee for Class of 1995; Lawn Resident; Sigma Tau Delta; Golden Key National Honor Society; Raven Society; Phi Beta Kappa; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Echols Scholar; English with Distinction

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