Alumni (Scholar)

Daniel Young

Olsson Family Jefferson Scholar
Virginia Beach, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2007)
J.D. Yale University (2012)
M.P.P. Harvard University (2012)
Professional Sector:
Law/Legal Services


U.Va. Collegiate Mock Trial, president and team captain, treasurer, webmaster, historian; 2006 Collegiate Mock Trial National Championship team captain; 2007 Championship Trophy, American Mock Trial Association; Collegiate Mock Trial National Championship Tournament, three-time All-American attorney; University Guide Service, technology chair, historian; Cavalier Daily Life columnist; Student Council, Academic Affairs Committee chair; South Lawn Task Force; Arts & Sciences Council; Second Year Council; First Year Seminar; Committee on Educational Policy and Curriculum ex-offi cio member; Raven Society; Lawn Resident; Intermediate Honors; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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