Alumni (Scholar)

John Rodney

Minor Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2004
Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee
B.A. University of Virginia (2004)
M.D. Cornell University (2008)

Honor System, Honor Counsel; Board of Visitors, student member; Varsity Football; Covenant High School Varsity Wrestling, assistant coach; Delta Kappa Epsilon, secretary; Madison House, Tutoring Program, Adaptive Ski Program; House Council representative; Virginia Society for the Recruitment of Special Scholars, treasurer; U.Va. Surgical Oncology Lab, research assistant; IMP Society; Gray-Carrington Leadership Award; 13 Society; Alpha Chi Sigma First Year Chemistry Award; Golden Key International Honour Society; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Raven Society, Undergraduate Scholarship and Selection Committee chair; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society; Lawn Resident; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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