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Stories Worth Remembering

Students who have worked through UD's Office of Personal Career Development have had some incredible professional outcomes after their time in the heart of Irving, Texas.

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Joe Blute

Joe BluteB.S. Chemistry, 2012

Joe Blute credits the University of Dallas’ Office of Personal Career Development with helping him build the relationships necessary to secure a permanent position after graduation. Upon graduation, Joe secured a position as an Expense Analyst at GE Capital. Since then, Joe has worked for Goldman Sachs and Capital One.



Andrew Bossert

Andrew BossertB.A. Economics and Finance, 2014; M.S. Accounting, 2015

Upon graduation, Andrew obtained an internship in Market Assurance for Pricewaterhouse Coopers. In May 2015, he completed the final year of his ROTC training. He is now serving as First Lieutenant in the United States Air Force.

 

 

Mary McKenzie

Mary MackenzieB.A. History and English, 2014

Mary McKenzie says that getting involved with a variety of activities during her time at the UD helped her gain the experience that led to her permanent position as the Internship Program Coordinator at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C. She is now a Compensation Analyst for 7-Eleven.

 

News

UD Welcomes New Generation of Crusader Alumni

Outdoor chairs filled up quickly as droves of graduates, professors, families and friends arrived on the Braniff Mall the morning of Sunday, May 12, to participate in the 59th annual Spring Commencement Ceremony in honor of UD’s new generation of Crusader alumni.

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Board of Trustees Names John G. Plotts as Interim President

The University of Dallas Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of Executive Vice President John G. Plotts, Ed.D., as interim president of the university. Plotts joined the university in December of 2008, initially serving in the roles of associate provost and dean of undergraduate admissions.

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Professor of English Eileen Gregory, PhD, Named 2018 Piper Professor

"That's what our teaching, and all our talk about the reflective life, boils down to -- efforts to keep brilliance in our hearts, to remember the lightness that is native to our spirit," said 2018 Piper Professor Eileen Gregory, Ph.D, professor of English. The Piper Award honors 10 professors annually in Texas colleges and universities for outstanding achievements in their profession and is widely regarded as the most prestigious award of its kind in the state.

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