Alumni (Scholar)

Hilary Hurd

William M. Hill Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Richmond, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2013)
M.Phil. Cambridge University (2014)
M.A. King's College London (2015)
Professional Sector:


Marshall Scholar; Board of Visitors, student member; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, Debate and Oratory Committee, debate chair, Pen and Ink Committee, Best Probationary Presentation; University Judiciary Council, counselor, First Year Judiciary Council; Jefferson Scholars Public Service Fellow, Talk is Cheap, Refugee Awareness Dinner, coordinator; Alternative Spring Break, site leader; Reagan Centennial Youth Committee; Alexander Hamilton Society; International Relations Organization; Wilson Journal, editor-in-chief, editorial board; Agape Christian Fellowship; Hootzpah; Bareiuthur Award; Virginia Legends; Phi Beta Kappa; Lawn Resident; Raven Society; Dean's List; Echols Scholar

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