Alumni (Scholar)

Sarah Yates

E. Paul Rogers Jr. Jefferson Scholar
Atlanta, Georgia
B.A. University of Virginia (2009)
M.B.A. University of California Berkeley Haas School of Business (2018)
Professional Sector:


Arts & Sciences Council, First Year chair, UCS chair, outreach chair · Madison House, Boosters Program, Soccer Organization of Charlottesville/Albemarle · Nicaraguan Orphans Fund · Kappa Delta · Habitat for Humanity store volunteer · Ballroom Dance Club · Sustained Dialogue secretary, moderator · Reformed University Fellowship · First Year Fellowship Bible Study · Leadership Breakfast · Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, keeper · David A. Harrison III Undergraduate Research Award · Edwin Kyle Award for Best Thesis in Religious Studies · Distinguished Majors Program · Edwin Kyle Award for the highest GPA in the religious studies major and overall GPA · Phi Beta Kappa · Dean’s List · Echols Scholar

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