Alumni (Scholar)

Kerry Rice

Maryland Jefferson Scholar
Timonium, Maryland
B.A. University of Virginia (2000)


Madison House, Big Sibling Program; Best Buddies volunteer; International Relations Organization; Habitat for Humanity; Kappa Delta, Sisterhood Activities director, Socials/Formals chair, Women's Concerns chair; Student Wishmakers volunteer, Special Events Committee; First Year Seminar; The Angle.com, news editor, columnist, style producer/ editor, news columnist presenter at Editor and Publisher Award Ceremony for Best College \Neb Site; Sigma Tau Delta, treasurer; NBC 29, news intern; Young Women's Leadership and Development Program, mentor, Spring Planning Committee; Kluge Children's Hospital volunteer; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Humanity in Action Fellowship; Intermediate Honors; Dean's List; Echols Scholar; English/American Studies with Distinction

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