2009
Alumni (Scholar)

Jia Tolentino

Joseph Chappell Hutcheson Jefferson Scholar
Houston, Texas
Degrees:
B.A. University of Virginia (2009)
M.F.A. University of Michigan (2014)

Bio:

Virginia Belles, webmaster, tour manager, assistant musical director, musical director · Dance Marathon, publicity · First Year Players, Fiddler on the Roof cast · The Vagina Monologues, cast · Alternative Spring Break, Dominican Republic, Mississippi Delta, Gila Wilderness site leader · Teach For America, campus campaign manager · Jefferson Literary and Debating Society · Cavalier Daily, Opinion columnist · The Declaration, columnist, contributing staff · 3.7 Magazine, fiction contributor · Virginia Literary Review, fiction contributor · Rag & Bone, fiction contributor · Undergraduate Reading Series, original fiction reader · Waggenheim Memorial Scholarship in English · Pi Beta Phi · Dean’s List · Echols Scholar

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