Over 600 alumni and every year 18-20 new graduates are added!  After leaving UVA they have engaged in a remarkable number and variety of occupations in a remarkable number of places. Their paths in life attest not only to their own intelligence, creativity, and energy but also to the value of the Program.


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.


Jamelle Bouie, a 2010 graduate of the University who majored in Political and Social Thought and Government, has recently join the New York Times as a regular columnist on its Op-Ed page. Jamelle has also a Research Associate of th PST program.

Here's the announcement made the the Times's editors: