Alumni (Scholar)

Thornton Kirby

Columbia, South Carolina
B.A. University of Virginia (1987)
J.D. University of South Carolina (1990)
Professional Sector:
Healthcare Services


Pi Kappa Alpha, Pledge Class President, Delegate to Regional Convention, Rush Chairman, President, Undergraduate National Vice-President, Architecture Committee Chairman for Renovation; Honor Educator; Inter-Fraternity Council In-House Committee, Faculty-Relations Committee; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; Madison House, Hospital Volunteer; Presidential Advisory Committee on Registration, Student Member; First-Year Seminar Instructor; Outstanding Fraternity Chapter President-1987; Outstanding Brother-1987

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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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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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