Alumni (Scholar)

Torri Martin

W.L. Lyons Brown Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Class: 1997
Hometown: Louisville, Kentucky
B.A. University of Virginia (1997)
M.A. University of Kentucky (2001)
M.T. University of Louisville (2015)

First Year Council, First Year Concerns Committee; Madison House, Ronald McDonald House volunteer; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society; Assistant stage manager for various plays; Costume designer for various plays, assistant costume designer, costume shop assistant; Actress in four Helms Theater roles; Virginia Players, board member; Dresser, dresser trainer fo£ various plays; “Edgar Allan Poe” oratorical contest winner; Golden Key National Honor Society; Lawn resident; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Echols Scholar

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