Alumni (Scholar)

Karina Newhall

Farish Family Jefferson Scholar
Nashville, Tennessee
B.A. University of Virginia (2006)
M.D. Temple University (2012)


Madison House, Boosters Program, Housing Improvement Program, Medical Services Program; Alternative Spring Break, West Virginia and Grand Canyon site leader; Sustained Dialogue; Dance Marathon morale chair; Resident Staff, resident assistant; The Declaration; U.Va. German Department, German play; German Society; Phi Mu, Junior; Inter-Sorority Council representative; Outdoors at U.Va.; Habitat for Humanity Collegiate Challenge; Virginia Ambasssadors; University Democrats; U.Va. Collegiate Mock Trial; Charlottesville Free Clinic, volunteer, clinic supervisor; International Relations Organization; Catholic Student Ministries; Echols Council, social chair; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Z Society Recognition; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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 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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