Alumni (Scholar)

Paul Michel

David J. Wood Jefferson Scholar
Charlottesville, Virginia
B.A. University of Virginia (2012)


Fourth Year Trustee; Student Council, Academic Affairs Committee; Webb/Maupin Association Council, vice president; Arts & Sciences Council, Spanish department representative; Madison House, team leader, Southwood bilingual tutor; Monticello High School, theater technician; Third Year Recognition; Pi Mu Epsilon Honorary Mathematics Society; Virginia Louise Garth Award for Spanish; Intermediate Honors; Phi Beta Kappa; Dean’s List; Echols Scholar

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