Alumni (Scholar)

Diogo Gonçalves Fortes

William C. Lickle Jefferson Scholar
Lisboa, Portugal
B.S. University of Virginia (2019)


Undergraduate Research Network, Symposium Committee co-chair; Perspective Understanding Leadership Sustained Exchange (PULSE), moderator, fellow; TEDxUVA, Speaker's Committee; Madison House, Recreational Therapy Program; Out in STEM @ UVA; Washington Literary Society and Debating Union; Sustained Dialogue; Department of Psychology (Behavioral Epigenetics and Social Neuroscience), research assistant; Department of Public Health Sciences, research assistant; Echols Scholar; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Harrison Undergraduate Research Award; College Science Scholar; Raven Society; Phi Beta Kappa

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