Deniz Tunceli, JS '19, helps U.Va. win the College Mock Trial Association’s National Championship

May 1, 2017

Deniz Tunceli, the Reginald S. and Julia W. Fleet Foundation Scholar, is one of seven undergraduate students who helped U.Va. take first pace in the College Mock Trial Association’s National Championship, beating Yale University in the final round. This year’s win marks the third time U.Va. has taken the title of National Champion. Read about the team’s win here.



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