Alumni (Scholar)

John Hack

A.J.L. Hebenstreit Jefferson Scholar
Lenexa, Kansas
B.S. University of Virginia (2016)


Rodman Council, president, advising chair, first year representative; Cavalier Marching Band, trombone player, clarinet player; Basketball Pep Band, clarinet player; Brookhaven National Laboratory, intern; Sustained Dialogue, participant; Rock Climbing Team, member; Davis Lab, undergraduate researcher, research volunteer; Physics Department research project for Professor Lehmann; UVa Global Health Case Competition, case writer, first place team; Shirts Group, undergraduate researcher; Emory International Global Health Case Competition, participant; First Author Publication in the ACS Journal of Physical Chemistry; Thomas F. Othmer Academic Excellence Award; Via Brothers Award; Raven Society, selections chair; Sigma Pi Sigma, physics honor society; McCormick Fellowship (for graduate study in chemistry at the University of Chicago); Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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