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Gaither Junior Fellow Austin Owen

Fourth-year Austin Owen of Vestavia Hills, Alabama, has been named a James C. Gaither Junior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

Ertegun Scholar Emily Cox

Every morning, Emily Cox goes on a run in Port Meadow, a vast green expanse beside the River Thames in Oxford, England dotted with ponies, picturesque bridges and the towering ruins of Godstow Abbey.

Luce Scholar Madeline Rita

Madeline Rita, a University of Virginia fourth-year global development studies major, does not yet know in which Asian country she will live after she graduates, but she knows she will be working with a partner organization in a health care field.

Students walking in front of Rotunda

The department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs ranked UVA on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2017-18 Fulbright scholars.

Porter Nenon and fourth-year students Attiya Latif and Jack Chellman

Three University of Virginia scholars – all with ties to the University’s political and social thought program – have earned Marshall Scholarships, paying their way for graduate study in the United Kingdom.

The Rotunda in early fall

Schuyler Miller wants to help societies better govern themselves and he plans to use a Mitchell Scholarship to learn how to do this. The U.S.-Irish Alliance awarded Miller, who graduated from the University of Virginia in 2015.