Alumni (Scholar)

A-J Aronstein

KBR Foundation Jefferson Scholar
Brooklyn, New York
B.A. University of Virginia (2007)
M.A. University of Chicago (2010)


Honor Committee, Vice Chair for Services, Arts & Sciences representative, Honor Counsel; Webb House Council president; Second Year Council; Class of 2007 Trustee; Madison House, Tutoring Program director, English as a Second Language Program; 3.7 Art and Literary Magazine fi ction contributor; Cavalier Daily, Life section associate editor, columnist; Virginia Literary Review fi ction contributor; Rag and Bone Local Tea Literary Magazine poetry contributor; Alternative Spring Break, Guatemala, Dominican Republic site leader; Club Tennis; Students Taking a Stand president; Lighting of the Lawn Committee; National Society of Collegiate Scholars; Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; Raven Society; Lawn Resident; Intermediate Honors; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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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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