Our Alumni

Brian McCutchon, B.S. 2017,  Software Engineer, Tools and Infrastructure at Google Cloud
Brian McCutchon
Brian graduated in Spring of 2017 with a B.S. in Computer Science and a concentration in Pure Mathematics and soon began work at Google Cloud in Sunnyvale, California. As a SETI, his job includes developing and maintaining tools that help other engineers do their jobs. He enjoys swing dance, programming in Scala, and sometimes biking to work. He credits his education at UD for teaching him to think abstractly, an indispensable habit for a software engineer, and God and his computer science professors for giving him the tools needed to secure a job at Google.
John Peter Yamauchi, B.S. 2017, CAD Software Engineer at Micron Technology, 
Lead Developer at Mkat.tech
John Peter Yamauchi John Peter is a CAD software engineer at Micron Technology, developing tools for one of only three teams in the world who build DRAM memory.  He is also the founder and lead developer of Mkat.tech, a website provider for parishes.  His B.S. degree in Computer Science with a concentration in Business prepared him well. "Studying at UD, the opportunity to learn in a tight-knit Catholic community with such great people, was an incredible experience.  Computer science is treated as a liberal art, applied logic in line with the rest of the Western Tradition.  Strange as it may sound, the Core truly enhanced my understanding of the art that is computer science."  John Peter is also currently pursuing an M.S. in Cybersecurity at UD.


2018 Galbraith Lecture Explores 'Dante and Liturgical Time'

As we age, most of us ask ourselves, where has the time gone? Borrowing text from UD's Core curriculum, this spring semester's Galbraith Lecture will explore the difference between our own perception of time, and how the philosopher-poet Dante Alighieri viewed mankind's immortal clock, steeped in Scripture and in life.

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UD Presents: 'Dwelling: Paintings by Peter Ligon and Layla Luna'

The Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery is pleased to announce an upcoming exhibition featuring two Dallas/Fort Worth area artists, Peter Ligon and Layla Luna, who articulate the architectural styling of dwelling spaces in their paintings. Both artists will give presentations at an opening reception on Friday, March 23, at 5:30 p.m. in the Haggar Art History Auditorium located in the Haggerty Art Village on the University of Dallas’ Irving campus.

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Politics Major Empowers Youth, Shares Story Through Theater

Although she herself is not able to vote, Liz Magallanes, BA '18, works to make voting possible for other people. She first got involved with the organization Mi Familia Vota in 2014 and has been contributing to their endeavors ever since, including working with high school students in Dallas ISD. Additionally, she recently had a role in the play "Deferred Action."

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