Alumni (Scholar)

Yolanda Min

Havens Family Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2012
Hometown: Beijing, China,
B.A. University of Virginia (2012)
J.D. Columbia University (2015)

Honor Committee, senior educator, LASE 151: Honor and Ethics in Everyday Life class facilitator, Diversity Advisory Board; Madison House, ESL Program director, ESL tutor; Third Year Council, Academics and Career Committee, Class Week Committee; Alternative Spring Break, China site leader, Congaree; International Student Inc., publicity chair; Student Council, Civic Engagement Committee, diversity initiative; International Students and Scholars Program, international student ambassador; Hoos Ready, Program Committee; Monroe Society; Mentoring and International eXchange Program; International Host Program, undergraduate representative; Global Development Organization; Mainland Student Network, Interviewer Program; Chinese Student and Scholar Society; College Science Scholar; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award (2011-2012); Lawn Resident (2011-2012); Dean’s List; Echols Scholar; Echols Ingrassia Research Grant; Intermediate Honors

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