City of Chattanooga names street in memory of Jefferson Scholar alumna Glynn Key

June 19, 2018

The City of Chattanooga officially has adopted a new street name in memory of Jefferson Scholar alumna Glynn Key. Chattanooga’s City Council authorized the Department of Transportation to commission new signage naming a portion of Oak Street and Shallowford Road “Glynn D. Key Way.” Glynn, whose hometown was Chattanooga, had a tremendous impact on the University both as a student and as an alumna before she died in 2014.

Read about her leadership at U.Va., her public service, and her law career in this UVA Today article.


Glynn Key



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 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 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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