2019
Alumni (Scholar)

Shai Cohen

John and Betsy Casteen Jefferson Scholar
Bergenfield, New Jersey
Degrees:
B.A. University of Virginia (2019)

Bio:

Seminole Trail Volunteer Fire Department, firefighter, emergency medical technician; Congregation Beth Israel, teacher; Virginia Interfaith Coalition, outreach chair; Rohr Chabad House at UVA; Brody Jewish Center Hillel; Virginia Consulting Group; No Tones A Cappella; One in Four; Perspective Understanding Leadership Sustained Exchange (PULSE), fellow; Sustained Dialogue; International Relations Organization, Virginia International Crisis Simulation staffer, Virginia Model United Nations crisis director; Alternative Spring Break; Elevate Meal Plan, operations manager; Blueprint Leadership Program; Charlottesville-Albemarle Rescue Squad; Alpha Epsilon Pi; Echols Scholar; Dean’s List; Raven Society

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