Alumni (Scholar)

Nora Neus

David C. Walentas Jefferson Scholar
Tenafly, New Jersey
B.A. University of Virginia (2016)
M.P.P. University of Virginia (2016)


University of Virginia Language Week, co-founder; The University Women's Forum, founder and president; Student Entrepreneurs for Economic Development, executive board, project leader; The Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, admissions ambassador; Washington Literary Society and Debating Union; Reformed University Fellowship; TEDxUVa, logistics and budgeting; Public Service Programming Board, appointed member; City of Charlottesville, Office of Budget and Performance Management, intern; The United States Congress, Office of Congressman Bill Pascrell Jr., intern; research assistant to Langbourne M. Williams, Professor of American History Elizabeth Varon; High School Leadership Workshop, instructor; Kenneth G. Elzinga Residential Scholar; Jefferson Public Service Fellow; Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Financial Resources, intern; Anderson Cooper 360, CNN, intern; WVIR NBC29 News, on-camera reporter; Echols Scholar

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