Alumni (Scholar)

Joe Lemire

The Elson Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2005
Hometown: Lowell, Massachusetts
B.A. University of Virginia (2005)
Professional Sector:

Cavalier Daily, sports columnist, senior associate editor for football, associate sports editor, sports editor; Cavalier Corner contributing writer; contributing writer; Sports Illustrated On Campus correspondent; Basketball Gameday program contributing writer; Virginia Press Association, third place for sports column writing; WINA sports radio intern; Team Cavalier; Student Council, Athletic Affairs Committee; Resident Staff, resident assistant; Sustained Dialogue; ’Hoo Crew; Women’s Varsity Basketball Scout Team; Squash Club; ACC Athletic Affairs Committee, Homecomings, event staff; YMCA basketball coach; NASA Means Business Public Occasions Committee; Raven Society; Lawn resident; Dean’s List

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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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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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