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Third-year Jefferson Scholar shares his recent experiences in Rwanda and what sparked his interest in global health

This summer, Owen Selden spent time in Rwanda conducting research at the University Teaching Hospital of Kigali.

September 19, 2023

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Jefferson Scholar alumnus has created an innovative way to teach youth in Mississippi

Vilas Annavarapu, co-founder of Riverside Collective, gives youth opportunities to take part in a worker-owned business.

September 6, 2023

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Foundation announces speaker for its 2023 Shadwell Speaker Series

New York Times bestselling author Georgia Hunter will talk about her book We Were the Lucky Ones

August 22, 2023

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Postdoctoral student supported by the Foundation was a key participant in 13th Annual Law and Religion Roundtable

Alyssa Penick, a postdoctoral fellow in the Foundation's Center for the Study of the Age of Jefferson, participates in roundtable event.

July 27, 2023

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Foundation announces new director of its Graduate Fellowship Program

Jamala Massenburg will join the JSF team in September 2023

July 26, 2023

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Foundation launches new lecture series in honor of retired history professor Brian Balogh

Inaugural speaker Beverly Gage delivers a talk on her Pulitzer Prize-winning book about former FBI director J. Edgar Hoover.

June 6, 2023

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