Alumni (Scholar)

James Kennedy

Peter and Crisler Quick Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2006
Hometown: New York, New York
B.A. University of Virginia (2006)
M.A. New York University (2015)
Professional Sector:

Resident Staff, resident assistant; House Council advisor; Madison House, Boosters Program; American Forensics Association debate co-captain; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, president, Executive Committee, Public Services chair, Debate and Oratory chair, Probationary Committee; Habitat for Humanity; SERVE; LASE 161 Rhetoric in Theory and Practice; University Programs Council, PK German Committee; Liberal Arts Seminar, course designer, moderator; Students Taking a Stand; Virginia Soccer League; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Summer Research Award; 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 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 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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