Alumni (Scholar)

Rodney Pressley

Robin Ashley and Tracy Pendleton Morgan Jefferson Scholar
Arlington, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (1994)


Washington Literary and Debating Society, Judge for State Forensics Tournament/Local Tournament, Oratory Contest Second Place Prize; Forensics Foundation, President and Founder; Baptist Student Union; Black Student Alliance; Pistol and Rifle Association; Black Enterprisers; Honor System Investigator; “For Men Only” Discussion Group; Philosophy Club; Hume, Kant, Leibriz Discussion Group

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The Jefferson Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship at the University of Virginia. Scholars are selected through a rigorous selection process that is based on exceptional performance in the areas of leadership, scholarship and citizenship.

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The Jefferson Scholars Foundation, like its namesake, knows that virtue and talent come from all walks of life. Indeed it is this knowledge that drives the Foundation to search the world over for its recipients.

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The Jefferson Fellowship is the premier graduate fellowship offered at the University of Virginia. Based solely on merit, the Fellowship seeks to attract Ph.D. and M.B.A. candidates.

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