Alumni (Scholar)

May Carr

Betsey Gamble Feinour Jefferson Scholar
Atlanta, Georgia
B.A. University of Virginia (2008)
M.S. New York University (2014)
Professional Sector:
Healthcare Services


Madison House, Virginia Institute for Autism; University Judiciary Committee, Counselor; Women’s Club Squash; Sustained Dialogue; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society; University Democrats; Pi Beta Phi, communications vice president; Jefferson Scholars Public Service Fellow, Diversity Watch; Leadership Breakfast; Institute for Practical Ethics, Ethics Study grant; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Golden Key International Honour Society; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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