Alumni (Scholar)

Sam Prasad

Penelope W. and E. Roe Stamps IV Jefferson Scholar
East Amherst, New York
B.S. University of Virginia (2017)


International Relations Organization; Virginia Model United Nations; Burke Society; Virginia International Crisis Simulation; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society; Hoo's Mining Robotics Team; Student Council, Academic Affairs Committee; Center for Global Health University Scholar Award; Dean's List; Rodman Scholar

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