Scholar of the Week
Each week a Rhodes Scholar will be featured on the homepage. This feature reflects the diversity of backgrounds, contributions and impact of Rhodes Scholars from many countries since 1903. For the full lists of Rhodes Scholars since 1903, click here.
Dr François Bonnici
South Africa-at-Large & Brasenose 1999
(Maryland/DC & Magdalen 1979)
Senior Counsel in Buchalter Nemer's Litigation Practice Group in Los Angeles, and a Rhodes Trustee.
(Washington & St John's 2003)
Representative of Washington's 48th Legislative District in the Washington State House of Representatives.
New Brunswick & University 2006
Lisa Smirl (1975-2013)
Worked for UN Development Programmes and lectured on the spatial practices and the culture of global governance.