Alicia Nobles, JF '17, named Presidential Fellow in Data Science

December 5, 2016

Alicia Nobles, a Jefferson Fellow pursuing a Ph.D. in systems and information engineering, was recently named a Presidential Fellow in Data Science by the Data Science Institute at U.Va. Alica is working to develop an innovative approach to lowering suicide rates. Read about her work here.



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 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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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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