Adam Jones

Thomas G. and Joy P. Murdough Jefferson Scholar
Class: 2018
Hometown: Fairview Park, Ohio


Jefferson Literary & Debating Society, Programs Committee; microHub, co-founder; One-in-Four, treasurer; Student Entrepreneurs for Economic Development, project member; Honor Committee, support officer; Innovation Ambassadors, co-founder; SE@UVA, board member; Student Council, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Committee; Social Innovation Summit, leadership team; Beta Theta Pi; Madison House, Hot Shots Youth Soccer coach, Cavs in the Classroom; Virginia Pay For Success Lab, Pay For Success Research Fellow; Center for Global Health, Student Advisory Board, scholar;Clinton Global Initiative - University participant; Beta Theta Pi, scholarship chair; Enactus Case Competition, First Place; Beta Theta Pi Men of Principle Scholarship recipient; Entrepreneurship Cup - Discovery, First Place; College Council Minerva Award; Social Enterprise Project Challenge, Grant Recipient; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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