Alumni (Scholar)

Jack Chellman

Holbert L. Harris Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Arlington, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2018)
M.S. University of London (2019)


Jefferson Society Archives Project, founder, project director; Q* Anthology of Queer Culture, co-founder, editor-in-chief, executive editor; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, president, historian, Pen & Ink Committee chair, Historical Committee, Room 7 resident; Queer Student Union, president, vice president of community engagement, drag bingo chair, Queer Mentors founder; Minority Rights Coalition, Unpacking Privilege vice president, QSU board representative; U.S. Senator Mark R. Warner, press intern; The Huffington Post, contributor; LGBTQ Center, volunteer; Department of Drama's Dance Program, Fall 2014 Experimental Dance Performance, Spring 2015 Dance Concert, Fall 2015 Dance Concert, Spring 2016 Dance Concert; Cavalier Daily, opinion columnist, graphics; Madison House, Adopt-a-Grandparent volunteer; Jefferson Public Service Fellow, co-chair; The Place Study, team member; Echols Scholar; Harrison Undergraduate Research Award; Raven Society Fellowship; Jefferson Trust Grant; Dean's List; Intermediate Honors; Department of English, Michael Wagenheim Memorial Scholarship; Raven Society; Lawn resident; Marshall Scholar

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