Sarah Byrd


2014 /AUG - 2018 /MAY

Furman University

Greenville, SC

Furman University
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and International Affairs
Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy
Honors & Awards
  • Philosophy Scholar
  • Phi Eta Sigma Honors Society
  • Edwin M. Coulter Award for Study Abroad
  • Deans List (all semesters)
  • Study Away: The Brussels Experience (Fall 2017); The Washington Experience (Spring 2017)
  • Intercollegiate Studies Institute, Portland, OT, Honors Scholar
  • American Enterprise Institute Executive Council, Furman University, Member
  • Furman Creative Collaborative | TEDxFurmanU, Furman University, Curator
  • Student Conduct Board, Furman University, Chair
  • Society of Tocqueville Fellows, Furman University, Fellow

2016 / JUNE - 2016 / AUG

Harvard University

Milan and Siena, Italy

Harvard University – Summer Session
Summer Study Abroad
  • Spent nine weeks in Italy taking courses on Italian language and the philosophy of beauty as it relates to culture and economy
  • Explored Italy’s artistic heritage and contemporary culture as a means of generating value and innovation

2011 / AUG - 2014 / MAY

Stanford OHS

Stanford, CA

Stanford OHS
Pre-Collegiate Studies

Leadership & Activities

  • Student Ambassador – Represent OHS answering questions from prospective students and parents; attend open houses, college visits, and assemblies
  • Pixel Cluster Leader – Assist new students transitioning into the OHS community