Kristen Barrett

Farish Family Jefferson Scholar
Nashville, Tennessee


Paul Robeson Players, president, vice president; Hoos in the Stairwell, historian, alto; Miller Arts Scholars Program, vice president; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society, room 7 resident, president, secretary; Shakespeare on the Lawn, director; The Virginia Literary Review, editorial staff; Fourth Year Trustees; Echols Scholar; Dean's List

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