Michael Bateman

Clarence S. and Florence F. Wright Memorial Jefferson Scholar
Greensboro, North Carolina
Global Environments and Sustainability; Social Entrepreneurship minor


Student Entrepreneurs for Economic Development, East Bali Cashews/Totem Application Project; Unsung People, president, editor-in-chief; Charlottesville Climate Collaborative, program development assistant; High Tor Gear Exchange, retail crew member; Reelin' for Research, volunteer; Jefferson Literary and Debating Society; Sustained Dialogue; Echols Scholar; Order of the Orange Stole; Phi Beta Kappa

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