Alumni (Scholar)

Nathan Cook

Roxanna and Ralph Joynes Jefferson Scholar
Abingdon, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2002)
J.D. University of Virginia (2005)
Professional Sector:
Law/Legal Services


Eagle Society, founder and president; Resident Staff, residence coordinator; Student Council, CLAS representative, Safety Concerns Committee, Housing Concerns Committee co-chair, Ad Hoc Off-Grounds Housing Committee chair; New Dominions, bass; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, treasurer pro tempore, Membership Committee; Ancient and Honorable League of Windsor, founder, prime minister; University Security and General Safety Committee; First Year Council representative, Community Service Committee; Honor Committee, Bad Check subcommittee, support officer; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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