Alumni (Scholar)

Shirley Xue

William H.P. Young Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2011
Hometown: Shanghai, China
B.A. University of Virginia (2011)
M.B.A. Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management (2017)

Madison House, Adopt-a-Grandparent Program, Holiday Sharing; Peer Advising Family Network advisor; Student Council Diversity Initiative; Arts & Sciences Council, Economic Department representative; Mentoring and International eXchange Program; Alternative Spring Break, South Dakota; International Students Inc., president (2010-11), outreach chair; International Students and Scholars Program, student ambassador; SEED, Building Haiti; Salsa Club; Pancakes for Parkinson’s; Mainland Student Network, Interviewer Program; Raven Society; Floyd Prize in Mathematics; Intermediate Honors; Elzinga Scholarship; Phi Beta Kappa; 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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