Alumni (Scholar)

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Eli W. Tullis Jefferson Scholar
Penn Yan, New York
B.S. University of Virginia (2006)
M.A. University of California (2010)
Ph.D. University of California (2014)
Professional Sectors:


New Dominions; University Singers, social chair, bass section leader; First Year Players - Fiddler on the Roof vocal director, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum actor, Guys and Dolls actor, assistant business manager; U.Va. Jazz Ensemble, guest singer; The Sharp Five, jazz singer; First Presbyterian Church choir; Monday jazz at Michael’s Bistro; WTJU News Radio, announcer, editor, writer; U.Va. Athletic Department - tutor, football spotter and assistant press box announcer, soccer stadium announcer; Thai Student Organization; Brown College Governance Board; Maupin House Council, conservation advocate; Society of Physics Students; Society of Astronomy Students; Golden Key Honour Society; Golden Key U.Va. Chapter Scholarship; Seven Society Valentine’s Day recognition; Lawn Resident; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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