Alumni (Scholar)

Jess Buckley

Reginald S. and Julia W. Fleet Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Florence, Alabama
B.A. University of Virginia (2004)
M.Ed. University of Vermont (2007)
Ph.D. University of Maryland (2014)
Professional Sector:


Class of 2004 Trustee; University Guide Service; Chi Omega; Inter-Sorority Council, Recruitment Counselor director, Faculty, Alumnae chair; U.Va. Greek Woman of the Year; Virginia Belles, president, business manager, Alumnae chair; Madison House, Salvation Army Day Care; Catholic Students Association; St. Thomas Aquinas Parish pastoral visitor and Eucharistic Minister; Monroe Society; American Medical Students Association; Last Lecture Series Committee; Virginia Ambassadors; Upper Class Suites and Apartments, program intern; Women’s Leadership Development Program; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Z Society First Year Recognition; Golden Key International Honour Society; U.Va. Orientation Leader; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society; Association of College and University Housing Officers, International research grant; Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award; Lawn Resident; Raven Society; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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The Jefferson Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship at the University of Virginia. Scholars are selected through a rigorous selection process that is based on exceptional performance in the areas of leadership, scholarship and citizenship.

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The Jefferson Fellowship is the premier graduate fellowship offered at the University of Virginia. Based solely on merit, the Fellowship seeks to attract Ph.D. and M.B.A. candidates.

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The Jefferson Scholars Foundation, like its namesake, knows that virtue and talent come from all walks of life. Indeed it is this knowledge that drives the Foundation to search the world over for its recipients.

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