Alumni (Scholar)

Ani Patel

William H.P. Young Jefferson Scholar
Wilmington, Delaware
B.A. University of Virginia (1987)
M.A. Harvard University (1990)
Ph.D. Harvard University (1996)
Professional Sector:


Albemarle Housing Improvement, Program Volunteer, Crew Leader; First Year Players, Brigadoon, Lead Role; University Journal, Staff; University Symphony; Indian Student Association; Virginia Players, Assistant Stage Manager, Bass Clarinetist; Alumni Association Teaching Excellence Awards, Nominating Committee; Research in Molecular Biology; Sigma Alpha Mu, House Manager; CHIP, Program Director; Monroe Hill Residential College; Phi Beta Kappa; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; Echols Scholar; Dean's List

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