Alumni (Scholar)

Mara Guyer

Stewart H. Brown Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Richmond, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2021) with Highest Distinction


Growing for Change, program director, education and volunteer coordinator; Arthur J. Morris Law Library, oral history projects intern; Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity, parliamentarian; Cavalier Daily, sports feature writer; Bicentennial Oral History Project, producer; WTJU Candidates Forum, assistant producer; WXTJ Student Radio, host, student DJ; Office of the Dean of Students, Food Insecurity Resource Group; Finding Virginia's Freetowns, research assistant; Echols Council, Echols Fireside Chats; Sustained Dialogue; Maxine Platzer Lynn Women's Center; Bowdoin Journal of Cinema, “Their Gems are Uncut, Their Knives are Out: Black Film Critics on Twitter”; Echols Scholar; Dean's List; Intermediate Honors; American Studies, Best Thesis Award

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