Alumni (Scholar)

Chris Belyea

Warren W. Hobbie Jefferson Scholar
Ashburn, Virginia
B.S. University of Virginia (2010)
M.D. Tufts University (2014)
M.B.A. Brandeis University (2014)


Rodman Scholars Council, president, Academic Affairs co-chair; Student Council, Engineering representative, Academic Affairs Committee; Resident Staff, Resident Advisor, House Council Advisor; AGAPE Christian Fellowship; Madison House, Medical Services Program; The Spectra Engineering and Science Research Journal, founder and editor in chief; Cardiovascular Imaging Center, research assistant; Chemical Engineering Syngas Conversion Lab, research volunteer; First Year Council; Marine Corps Marathon; Wilson Journal of International Affairs, published author; Thornton Hall Art Gallery, featured artist; American Institute of Chemical Engineers; Merck Engineering & Technology Scholar; David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award; Student Council ISAP Art Grant; Raven-ODK First Year Award; Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Omicron Delta Kappa; Raven Society; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Rodman Scholar

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